We come across many faces in our life, but some leave their prints in our hearts. Many popular actors and actresses, who have done a lot of films in the old era, are lost. Still, they are the icons of Bollywood.
Vyjayanthimala was an Indian actress, and she was the highest-paid actress of her time. She was born in the year 1936 (13 August). She was a multi-talented actor. Vajayantimala was well known for her acting, dancing, Carnatic singing, and dance choreographing. Vyjayanthimala was featured in movies from the year 1949-1968 for almost two decades. Vyjayanthimala also got the Padmashri.
Rakhee Majumdar, also known as Rakhee Gulzar, was born on 15 august 1947. She was one of the finest actors of her time and conquered many amazing awards. She was awarded Padmashri. Her first film was Bodhu Baran, which was in Bengali. She was seen in most of the films in the ‘80s and ‘90s.
The actor Sharmila Tagore who won the hearts of many at a very young age by giving her best quit the films, soon. She was born in the year 1944 and started her career at the age of 15. She was one of the popular Bollywood's evergreen stars. Sharmila Tagore gave her the best contributions in Hindi and as well as Bengali movies. She got Padma Bhushan in the year 2013.
Femina Miss India Asia Pacific Zeenat Khan, well known as Zeenat Aman, was the highest-paid actor of the decade 70’s and 80’s. She started her career participating in the Beauty Pageant and won all of them. She did many super hit films with . Her last movie, Panipat came in the year 2019 and she played the role Sakeena Begum.
Reena Roy was one of the popular leading actresses in1972-1985. After having a great success in Bollywood, she quit the film industry and married Pakistani cricketer Moshin khan. She did her last movie with
. We saw Reena Roy as a struggling moran in Ghulami in 1985 and as happy girl rani in
. Later on, Reena Roy and her sister opened an acting school in 2004. She’s also a politician.
Tina Ambani, the chairperson of Kokilaben Ambani hospital, was also a popular heroine in the year 1975. Her first movie was Das Par Das with
. She did many blockbuster films like Ek Do Teen Char,
Yeh Vaada Raha
, Bade Dil Wala, Saat Bijhliya. She was last seeen on screen in the movie Jigarwala as Sohni. She is the wife of
, chairperson of the Reliance ADA group.
Kabir Bedi was one of the handsome actors in the era of 1980. He also acted in popular Italian TV mini-series. He played Gobinda in the year 1983. He was born on 16th January 1946. He was an international hero and did films like Octopussy with well-known Hollywood actor
, Blue, Kites, Take Three Girls, etc. He played a lead role as emperor Shah Jahan in the movie Tajmahal, an eternal love story.
Jaya Prada, a member of Rajya Sabha, did many movies in the late 70s, 80s, and, early 90s. She was very lovely and cast in films like Katha, Yamagola, Tohfa. She has won many Filmfare awards and felicitated for best actress in Telugu film Sagara Sangamam. She is acknowledged as an iconic actress of Bollywood. Jaya Prada left the film industry and joined Telugu Desman Party in the year 1994.
Mala Sinha worked in many Hindi, Bengali, and Nepali films. She was a top leading actor in Hindi cinema for almost four decades. She was a child artist In Bengali movies. Mala Sinha started her career when she was too young. Her origin was Calcutta, West Bengal. She has received the Filmfare lifetime achievement award in the year 2018. Her first film was Zid.
Waheeda Rehman was born on 3 rd February 1938. Her dancing moves with her acting made people fall in love. In the year of 2011, Waheeda Rahman was awarded Padma Bhushan and also received the National film award for the best actress. She did many Hindi and Telugu films. Jayasimha was her first Telugu film. Kaalam Mari Pochu was her first Tamil film, and CID was her first Bollywood film. She was married to Kamal Jit in the year 1974.