Birth Place Matching "Delhi, India" (Sorted by Death Date Ascending)
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...
Soundtrack | Deadpool
A singer in a class of his own, Mukesh was ranked, along with Mohammad Rafi and Kishore Kumar, as one of the greatest male playback singers in Bollywood history. However, his position was unique - while Rafi was perfection incarnate and Kumar was the astonishing yodeller, Mukesh was that man in a ...
Actor | Do Ustad
Sheikh Mukhtar was the son of a railway police inspector. He made is film debut in the 1939 Mehboob Khan film Ek Hi Raasta playing an anti-hero. A towering figure who stood 6 feet 2 inches tall with a shoe size 12 UK (13 US), he was Hindi cinema's first anti-hero and tough guy. He starred in 3 ...
6. Akhlaq Ahmed
Music Department | Bandish
Akhlaq Ahmed (10 January 1946 - 4 August 1999) was a Pakistani film playback singer. Akhlaq Ahmed was born in Delhi, India on 10 January 1946. He migrated to Pakistan with his family after the independence of Pakistan in 1947. His family settled in Karachi, Pakistan and he was raised there. In the ...
7. Iqbal Bano
Soundtrack | Kama Sutra: A Tale of Love
Iqbal Bano was born in Delhi, British India in 1935. Her family were originally from Rohtak, Punjab, India. She showed keen interest in music from her childhood. Iqbal Bano's friends and family urged her father to allow her to learn music and he agreed to do it.As a result,Iqbal Bano learned ...
10. Mona Kapoor
Was proposed marriage by Deepak Parashar in the early 1980s.
Actor | Zanjeer
Pran was one of the leading character actors of Indian cinema. He was born on 12 February,1920 at Delhi. Pran was educated at different places namely Kapurthala, Unnao, Meerut, Dehradun and Rampur as his father late Lala Kewal Krishnan Sikand was a Government Civil Contractor for the construction ...
Composer | Naseeb Apna Apna
Lal Mohammad Iqbal was a two-man film music composing duo from Karachi, Pakistan. Lal Mohammad and Buland Iqbal (1930 - 25 July 2013). They first shot to fame in Pakistan with the super-hit film ''Jaag Utha Insan" (1966). This film's song 'Dunia Kisi Ke Pyar Mein Jannat Se Kam Nahin' , composed by ...
20. Shabana Azmi
Actress | Arth
One of the leading lights of the now-largely-defunct Indian New Wave, Shabana Azmi (alongside the late Smita Patil) was one of the main female actors who dominated the films of the so-called "Parallel Cinema" in India in the 1970s and 1980s. Born to noted Urdu progressive poet and lyricist Kaifi ...
21. Amit Khanna
Writer | Sheeshay Ka Ghar
Born (1.3.51) and educated in Delhi (St. Columba's & St.Stephen's). Amit Khanna has been involved with media since school. He has worked in theatre, radio, television, journalism and films. He started his film career as an Executive Producer with actor-producer Dev Anand's NAV KETAN in 1971. He ...
22. Gulshan Grover
Actor | Badman
Gulshan Grover was born, raised and educated in Delhi, India. After receiving his master's degree in Commerce from Shri Ram College of Commerce, he decided to pursue his passion and made a lifelong commitment to entertainment industry. He honed his acting skills in theatre, and after many stage ...
23. Shakti Kapoor
Actor | Andaz Apna Apna
Shakti Kapoor is one of the most comic actors to grace the Bollywood screen. Since the start of his career he has done more than 300 films. He had been often nominated for the Filmfare Award in the most comic performance category. His on-screen pairing with another comic actor Kader Khan as the ...
Actress | Hamraaz
Started her film career as a child actress and has also played a boys role in the 1960s in Indian cinema. She did many films with Sachin and their pair gave several hits together. She has acted in many classic Indian films such as Kranti(1981). Married famous actor Kamal Haasan but they are now ...
29. Aseem Bajaj
Camera Department | Parched
It is all about giving your best shot, extreme dedication and patience. And if all this comes from the heart sincerely, there is every reason for you to be a winner. Aseem Bajaj is one such achiever for whom years of hard work is finally paying him now. The multi-award winner cinematographer added ...
30. Riju Bajaj
Cinematographer | The Re-Bell
Born in Delhi on 8th December, son of shri Ram Gopal Bajaj & Late shrimati Chandrakala Khemchand Prakash. Riju gave up completing graduation midway to pursue acting career and left his home to be in Bombay in 1990. In 1979, Riju had attended India's first theatre workshop for children hosted by ...
31. Bipasha Basu
Actress | Race
Fate intervened when Bipasha recoiled and passed out when dissecting a rat. Thus ended her dream of being a medical professional. She was enrolled in the science faculty until 12th standard, but switched to commerce thereafter. After acquiring a degree in commerce she planned to be a chartered ...
34. Dev Benegal
Director | English, August
Dev Benegal grew up in the cinema theatres of Delhi on a diet of American and British imports.
His first feature English, August (1994) ignited the next generation of Indian cinema and is acknowledged as a landmark in contemporary Indian cinema. A humorous and irreverent study of bureaucracy and the...
37. Sunidhi Chauhan
Soundtrack | Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani
Sunidhi is one of the most versatile singers of the country, with countless songs in her repertoire. For decades, she has ruled millions of hearts among the Bollywood Music Industry and still continues to do so. Starting out at a young age, she was always prepared to push the limits by taking up ...
38. Bhoomika Chawla
Actress | Tere Naam
5' 3" tall, Bhoomika Chawla was born on August 21 in New Delhi. Her father was a military officer who was posted in various places across the country, so she saw much of India. Her elder brother is also a military officer. Bhoomika finished her schooling in Delhi and moved to Mumbai in 1997 for ...
39. Deepak Chopra
Actor | The Love Guru
Deepak Chopra, M.D is the author of more than 80 books translated in over 43 languages, including 22 New York Times bestsellers. His medical training is in internal medicine and endocrinology, and he is a Fellow of the American College of Physicians, a member of the American Association of Clinical...
41. Nandita Das
Writer | Firaaq
Nandita Das was born on November 7, 1969 in Delhi, India. She is known for her work on Firaaq (2008), Bawandar (2000) and Kannathil Muthamittal (2002). She has been married to Subodh Maskara since January 5, 2010. They have one child. She was previously married to Saumya Sen.
43. Ajay Devgn
Actor | Shivaay
Ajay Devgn is an Indian film actor, director, and producer. He made his film debut with Phool Aur Kaante in 1991 and received a Filmfare Award for Best Male Debut for his performance in the film. He then starred in films such as Courage (1992), Dilwale (1994), Suhaag (1994), Naajayaz (1995), Diljale...
44. Rahul Gandhi
Self | India's Rajiv
Rahul Gandhi is the son of former Indian Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi and Congress president Sonia Gandhi. Rahul and his younger sister, Priyanka have been in the public eye since the day they were born as at the time their grandmother Indira Gandhi was India's Prime Minister. Even their ...
47. Madhur Jaffrey
Actress | Saagar
Madhur Jaffrey was born on August 13, 1933 in Civil Lines, Delhi, British India as Madhur Bahadur. She is an actress and writer, known for Saagar (1985), Wolf (1994) and Prime (2005). She has been married to Sanford Allen since 1969. She was previously married to Saeed Jaffrey.
48. Farida Jalal
Actress | Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge
Farida Jalal was discovered by Filmfare's United Producers' Talent Hunt in the 1960s. She starred in her first movie as a teenager, in the Rajshri Productions' "TAQDEER' in 1967. Thereafter she has starred in more than 200 movies as a character actress mainly, but also as lead actor in some. She is...
49. Jabeen Jalil
Actress | Panchayat
Jabeen Jalil was great actress who was popular between 1957 to 1967.Her performances in Ragini opposite Kishore Kumar, Bedard Zamana Kya Jaane opposite Sudesh Kumar, Panchayat opposite Manoj Kumar, Batwara with Sudesh Kumar, Katil Kaun with Chandrashekar.She starred in first Hindi film addressing ...