Death Place Matching "Bombay, India" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)


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1. Nargis

Actress | Mother India

She was born on June 1, 1929 as Fatima Rashid in Rawalpindi, British India, daughter to Jaddanbai and Uttamchand Mohanchand, a former Hindu Mohyal Brahmin who converted to Islam as Abdul Rashid. Her mother was a well-known dancer, singer, actor, composer, and director. This is what paved the way ...

2. Sanjeev Kumar

Actor | Sholay

Harihar Jariwala a.k.a. Sanjeev Kumar was born in a Gujrati family in 1938. He portrayed many roles irrespective of the age or the type of chararcter. The actor ballooned in size in later years of his life due to the gastronomical pleasures he had inherited by sleeping in a kitchen while he was a ...

3. Guru Dutt

Actor | Pyaasa

Considered to be a man ahead of his time, Guru Dutt was one of the greatest icons of commercial Indian cinema. Although he made less than fifty films, they are believed to be the best to come from Bollywood's Golden Age, known both for their ability to reach out to the common man and for their ...

4. Madhubala

Actress | Mughal-E-Azam

Arguably the most beautiful artiste to ever grace the Indian screen, Madhubala rose from humble beginnings to become the most captivating star India has ever produced. Madhubala was born Mumtaz Jehan Begum on Valentine's Day 1933, in a poor, conservative family of Pathan Muslims in Delhi, a part of...

5. Divya Bharti

Actress | Assembly Rowdy

Divya was born on February 25, 1974 to Meeta and Om Prakash Bharti.

Opting for acting, she quit college, & landed a role in 'Bobbili Raja' (Telegu) in 1990 at just 16 years of age. This movie became a hit, and was dubbed into Hindi and released as 'Raampur Ka Raja'.

Divya made her debut in Bollywood ...

6. Smita Patil

Actress | Bhumika

Smita Patil was born on October 17, 1955 in Pune, State of Bombay, India. She was an actress, known for Bhumika (1977), Chakra (1981) and Namak Halaal (1982). She was married to Raj Babbar. She died on December 13, 1986 in Bombay, Maharashtra, India.

7. Amjad Khan

Actor | Sholay

Amjad Khan was born on November 12, 1940 in Hyderabad, Hyderabad State, British India. He was an actor and director, known for Sholay (1975), Yaarana (1981) and Maa Kasam (1985). He was married to Shaila Khan. He died on July 27, 1992 in Bombay, Maharashtra, India.

8. Prithviraj Kapoor

Actor | Mughal-E-Azam

Prithviraj Kapoor was born on November 3, 1906 in Samundri, Punjab, British India as Prithvinat Kapoor. He was an actor and director, known for Mughal-E-Azam (1960), Maharathi Karna (1944) and Bidyapati (1937). He was married to Rama Kapoor. He died on May 29, 1972 in Bombay, Maharashtra, India.

9. I.S. Johar

Actor | Lawrence of Arabia

I.S. Johar was born on February 16, 1920 in Tollagannj, British India as Indra Sen Johar. He was an actor and writer, known for Lawrence of Arabia (1962), Johny Mera Naam (1970) and Death on the Nile (1978). He died on March 10, 1984 in Bombay, Maharashtra, India.

10. Vinod Mehra

Director | Gurudev

Vinod Mehra was born on February 13, 1945 in Amritsar, Punjab, British India. He was an actor, known for Gurudev (1993), Dada (1979) and Parde Ke Peechey (1971). He was married to Kiran, Meena Broca, Bindiya Goswami and Neeta Mehta. He died on October 30, 1990 in Bombay, Maharashtra, India.

11. Bimal Roy

Director | Do Bigha Zamin

Came from a well-to-do Dacca background, starting in films as an assistant cameraman in 1932. After promotion to full cinematographer, he began to direct from 1943. He was first acclaimed for the experimental low-budget picture, "Udayer Pathey", which achieved national popularity in India despite a...

12. Mohammad Rafi

Music Department | Hum Kisise Kum Naheen

Mohammed Rafi, whose voice brought to life hundreds of melodies, was born in a village Kotla Sultan Singh near Amritsar long before India attained its independence. But music training beckoned him to Lahore where he cut his musical teeth under the hawk-like eye of Ustad Ghulam Ali Khan. He made his...

13. Kishore Kumar

Music Department | Sholay

Abhas Kumar Ganguly was born in Khandwa, now in Madhya Pradesh. His dad's name was Kunjilal, a lawyer by profession, and his mom's name was Gouri Devi, who came from a wealthy family.

Kishore was the youngest in the Ganguly family, preceded by Ashok Kumar, Sati, & Anoop Kumar (I). Sati was married ...

14. Madan Puri

Actor | Mr. X in Bombay

His debut film was Khazanchi 1941 in which he played a small role of co-cyclist in the song "Sawan Ke Nazare Hai" along with Jankidas, Ramola Devi & Manorama. The film was directed by Dalsukh M.Pancholi. Madan Lal Puri was born in 1915 in Lahore, Punjab, British India to S. Nihal Chanda Puri and ...

15. Prem Nath

Actor | Johny Mera Naam

Prem Nath was born on November 21, 1926 in Peshawar, North-West Frontier Province, British India as Premnath Malhotra. He was an actor and director, known for Johny Mera Naam (1970), Barsaat (1949) and Loafer (1973). He died on November 3, 1992 in Bombay, Maharashtra, India.

16. Balraj Sahni

Writer | Baazi

Balraj Sahni was born on May 1, 1913 in Rawalpindi, Punjab, British India. He was an actor and writer, known for Baazi (1951), Bhabhi (1957) and Kabuliwala (1961). He was married to Santosh Chandhok and Damayanti Sahni. He died on April 13, 1973 in Bombay, Maharashtra, India.

17. Keshto Mukherjee

Actor | Sholay

Keshto Mukherjee was an actor, known for Sholay (1975), Zanjeer (1973) and Do Shikaari (1979). He died on March 3, 1982 in Bombay, Maharashtra, India.

18. Meena Kumari

Actress | Kaajal

Born 1933 into a poor Parsee theatre family of Ali Bux and dancer Iqbal begum in Bombay, Maharashtra, India. Entered films to support family in difficult times. She was six when hired for Leatherface (1939) in 1939 by Vijay Bhatt and named Baby Meena. Later she became Meena Kumari when cast for ...

19. Om Shivpuri

Actor | Sholay

Om Shiv Puri met his wife at Jaipur Radio Station where they worked together. In fact, they had worked together on radio and in plays. Even at NSD, they were together - in the same batch they fell in love. They married, but not before they had waited for nine years (1968). After that, they started ...

20. Trilok Kapoor

Actor | Ram Bhakta Hanuman

Born in Peshawar, Trilok Kapoor did his initial studies in Peshawar.

Trilok came to Calcutta in 1928 and later shifted to Mumbai and joined his brother Prithviraj.

In Mumbai, he got his debut movie Char Darvesh. After that, for some time, Trilok joined director Hem Chandra as an assistant.

The 1940s-...

21. Leela Mishra

Actress | Sholay

Leela Mishra was born in 1908 in Jais, United Provinces of Agra and Oudh, British India. She was an actress, known for Sholay (1975), Prince (1969) and Anmol Ghadi (1946). She died on January 17, 1988 in Bombay, Maharashtra, India.

22. Rahul Dev Burman

Composer | Sholay

Rahul Dev Burman was born on June 27, 1939 in Calcutta, Bengal Presidency, British India. He was a composer, known for Sholay (1975), 1942: A Love Story (1994) and Sanam Teri Kasam (1982). He was married to Asha Bhosle and Rita Patel. He died on January 4, 1994 in Bombay, Maharashtra, India.

23. Rehman

Actor | Sahib Bibi Aur Ghulam

Rehman Khan was born in Lahore, British India on June 23, 1923 in a Pathan family believed to be the descendants of Afghanistan's King Amanuallah. His family subsequently re-located to Jabalpur where he attended the Robinson College. After completing college he joined the Indian Air Force as a ...

24. Geeta Dutt

Music Department | Pyaasa

Geeta Dutt was born in Faridpur District in East Bengal in 1930. Music Director Hanuman Prasad gave her chance to sing two lines in the film Bhakt Prahlad (1946). Her major assignment came the following year, 1947, with Do Bhai. From 1947-1949 Geeta Duttt was number playback singer in Mumbai. ...

25. Jaikishan Dayabhai Panchal

Soundtrack | Deadpool

Jaikishan Dayabhai Panchal was born on November 4, 1929 in Vansda, Bansda State, British India. He was a composer, known for Deadpool (2016), Suraj (1966) and Chori Chori (1956). He died on September 12, 1971 in Bombay, Maharashtra, India.

26. Bharat Bhushan

Actor | Gateway of India

Bharat Bhushan was born on June 14, 1920 in Meerut, United Provinces of Agra and Oudh, British India. He was an actor and writer, known for Gateway of India (1957), Mirza Ghalib (1954) and Shri Chaitanya Mahaprabhu (1954). He died on January 27, 1992 in Bombay, Maharashtra, India.

27. Geeta Bali

Actress | Albela

Geeta Bali was born in 1930 in Sargodha, Punjab, British India as Harikirtan Kaur. She was an actress, known for Albela (1951), Dulari (1949) and Baaz (1953). She was married to Shammi Kapoor. She died on January 21, 1965 in Bombay, Maharashtra, India.

28. Mehboob Khan

Director | Mother India

Mehboob Khan was born on September 9, 1907 in Bilimora, Baroda, Bombay Presidency, British India. He was a director and producer, known for Mother India (1957), Son of India (1962) and Aan (1952). He died on May 28, 1964 in Bombay, Maharashtra, India.

29. Manmohan Desai

Director | Naseeb

Manmohan Desai was born on February 26, 1937 in Bombay, Bombay Presidency, British India. He was a director and writer, known for Naseeb (1981), Kismat (1969) and Coolie (1983). He died on March 1, 1994 in Bombay, Maharashtra, India.

30. Dev Kumar

Actor | Namak Halaal

Dev Kumar was born in 1930 in Bombay, Bombay Presidency, British India. He was an actor, known for Namak Halaal (1982), Mukti (1977) and Apradhi (1974). He died on September 17, 1990 in Bombay [now Mumbai], Maharashtra, India.

31. Durga Khote

Actress | Mughal-E-Azam

Durga Khote was born on January 13, 1905 in Bombay, Bombay Presidency, British India. She was an actress, known for Mughal-E-Azam (1960), Pratibha (1937) and Maharathi Karna (1944). She died on September 22, 1991 in Bombay, Maharashtra, India.

32. K. Asif

Director | Mughal-E-Azam

Asif was born Asif Karim in Etawah, Uttar Pradesh to Parents Dr. Fazal Karim and Bibi Ghulam Fatima. He was the youngest of his siblings with Sikander Begum, wife of versatile Actor/Director/Producer Nazir Ahmed Khan being the Eldest and Masood Karim, the first Muslim President of Sindh Club second...

33. Shantaram Rajaram Vankudre

Director | Jhanak Jhanak Payal Baaje

Rajaram has been married twice. His second marriage was to actress Jayashree. Jayashree passed away on the 19th of October, 2004 in Bombay, at the age of 84. Jayashree and Rajaram are survived by their son, Kiran Shantaram, former Sheriff of Bombay, and daughter, Rajashree, well-known former ...

34. Sohrab Modi

Actor | Jailor

Sohrab Modi was born on November 2, 1897 in Bombay, Bombay Presidency, British India. He was an actor and director, known for Jailor (1938), Jailor (1938) and Pukar (1939). He died on January 28, 1984 in Bombay, Maharashtra, India.

35. Raj Khosla

Director | Prem Kahani

Raj Khosla was born on May 31, 1925 in Ludhiana, Punjab, British India. He was a director and writer, known for Prem Kahani (1975), Main Tulsi Tere Aangan Ki (1978) and Ek Musafir Ek Hasina (1962). He died on June 9, 1991 in Bombay, Maharashtra, India.

36. Jayashree

Actress | Shejari

Jayashree was an accomplised Bollywood actress, and had acted in other Indian language movies as well. She married noted Rajaram V. Shantaram. She is the second wife of Rajaram V. Shantaram. She has two children, a daughter, namely the famous Bollywood beauty, Rajshree, and one son, Kiran Shantaram...

37. Ruby Mayer

Actress | Talash

She was born Ruby Myers in Pune and was working as a telephone operator when she was approached by Mohan Bhavnani of Kohinoor Films to work in films. Though excited by the offer, she turned him down as acting was regarded as quite a dubious profession for women those days. However Bhavnani ...

38. Shankarsingh Raghuwanshi

Soundtrack | Deadpool

After death of partner Jaikishan Dayabhai Panchal in 1971 Raghuwanshi continued to sign work with joint names.

39. Manmohan Krishna

Actor | Dhool Ka Phool

Manmohan Krishna was born on February 26, 1922 in Valsad, Gujarat, India. He was an actor and director, known for Dhool Ka Phool (1959), Trishul (1978) and Daag: A Poem of Love (1973). He died on November 3, 1990 in Bombay, India.

40. Bhagwati Prasad Mishra

Director | Draupadi

Bhagwati Prasad Mishra was born in 1896 in Benares, North-Western Provinces, British India. He was a director and writer, known for Draupadi (1931), Cinema Girl (1930) and Zalim Jawani (1932). He died on June 19, 1932 in Bombay, Bombay Presidency, British India.

41. Satyen Bose

Director | Dosti

Satyen Bose was born on January 22, 1916 in Calcutta, Bengal Presidency, British India. He was a director and writer, known for Dosti (1964), Raat Aur Din (1967) and Barjatri (1951). He died on June 9, 1993 in Bombay, Maharashtra, India.

42. Brij

Director | Ustadon Ke Ustad

Brij was born on October 6, 1933 in Gujranwala, Punjab, British India as Brijmohan Kishanlal Sadanah. He was a director and producer, known for Ustadon Ke Ustad (1963), Yeh Raat Phir Na Aaygi (1966) and Victoria No. 203 (1972). He died on October 21, 1990 in Bombay, Maharashtra, India.

43. Ravikant Nagaich

Director | Mere Jeevan Saathi

Younger son Anusheel was born on June 28, 1970.

44. Mazhar Khan

Director | Gang

Mazhar Khan was born on July 22, 1953 in India. He was an actor and director, known for Gang (2000), Shaan (1980) and Bombay Fantasy (1983). He was married to Zeenat Aman. He died on September 16, 1998 in Bombay, India.

45. Pinchoo Kapoor

Actor | Don

Pinchoo Kapoor was born in 1927 in India. He was an actor, known for Don (1978), Karz (1980) and Anmol Ghadi (1946). He died on April 28, 1989 in Bombay, Maharashtra, India.

46. Tariq Yunus

Actor | We'll Think of Something

Tariq Yunus was born on October 16, 1946 in Karachi, India. He is known for his work on We'll Think of Something (1986), Around the World in 80 Days (1989) and On the Line (1982). He died on August 26, 1994 in Bombay, India.

47. Talat Mahmood

Music Department | Baaz

Talat Mahmood was born on February 24, 1924 in Lucknow, India. He is known for his work on Baaz (1953), Taxi Driver (1954) and Devdas (1955). He died on May 9, 1998 in Bombay, India.

48. Ramesh Saigal

Director | Shola Aur Shabnam

Brother of producer Suresh Saigal and director Naresh Saigal.

49. Nana Palsikar

Actor | Kanoon

Nana Palsikar was born on May 20, 1908 in British India. He was an actor, known for Kanoon (1960), Shehar Aur Sapna (1963) and Gandhi (1982). He died on June 1, 1984 in Bombay, Maharashtra, India.

50. Abhi Bhattacharya

Actor | Jagriti

Abhi Bhattacharya was born in 1921 in British India. He was an actor, known for Jagriti (1956), Mahabharat (1965) and Ek Gaon Ki Kahani (1957). He was married to Pranoti Ghosh. He died in 1993 in Bombay, Maharashtra, India.


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