Nargis Dutt

Fatima Rashid was born in Kolkata state, India, on 1 June 1929 and is famous for her screen name Nargis. Nargis was a Bollywood actress and one of the greatest actresses Hindi Cinema has ever produced. Nargis is renowned for her movies with Bollywood megastar Raj Kapoor, with whom they made a romantic reel couple. Nargis was seen as a child star in the 1935 film Talashe Haq when she was only six years old, recognized as “Baby Nargis.” Here we talking about Nargis Dutt age, career, net worth, family, children, height, weight, and biography.

Nargis Dutt Bio Data:

NameFatima Rashid
Date of Birth1 June 1929
BirthplaceKolkata, British, India
Date of Death3 May 1981
Zodiac SignGemini
HometownKolkata, India

Nargis Dutt Education:


Nargis Dutt Physical Statistics & More:

Weight (in Pound)128 lbs
Weight (in KG)58 kg
Height (in Meter)1.63 m
Height (in Feet)5 feet 4 Inches
Bra SizeUnknown
Hip SizeUnknown
Waist SizeUnknown
Eye ColorBlack
Hair ColorBlack

Nargis Dutt Family & Personal Life:

Marital StatusMarried
Marriage Date11 March 1958
HusbandSunil Dutt (Actor)
Late Sunil Dutt
FatherAbdul Rashid Alias Mohan Babu (Business)
BrotherAnwar Hussain
SonSanjay Dutt
Sanjay Dutt
DaughterPriya Dutt
Namrata Dutt
Ex-boyfriendRaj Kapoor

Nargis Dutt Career & Net worth:

Debut MoviesTalash-E-Haq (1935, as a child artist)
Taqdeer (1943, lead role)
Last Film: Raat Aur Din (1967)
Net WorthUnknown

Nargis Dutt Favorite Things:

Favorite ActorRaj Kapoor (Actor)
Sunil Dutt (Actor)
Favorite ActressUnknown
Favorite FoodUnknown
Favorite ColorUnknown
Favorite HobbyUnknown
Favorite DestinationUnknown

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Nargis made her role debut in the film Taqdeer with co-star Motilal in 1943 while she was only 14. Nargis starred in different famous Hindi films of the 1940s and 1950s, such as Barsaat, Andaz, Awaara, Deedar, Shree 420, and Chori Chori. Nargis was featured in Mehboob Khan’s Oscar-nominated film Mother India in 1957, for which she won the best actress Filmfare award. Nargis was married to Sunil Dutt in 1958, and this couple was blessed with a son Sanjay Dutt and two daughters named Priya Dutt and Namrata Dutt. Before Sunil Dutt married, Nargis was in a relationship with well-known actor Raj Kapoor.

When Raj Kapoor refused to divorce his wife, both decided to live separately. Nargis suffered from cancer, and after a complex war with cancer, she finally died on May 3, 1981. Nargi’s guidance was so much that a street in Mumbai has been named after her death, Nargis Dutt Road. Nargis was suffering from pancreatic cancer and had treatment for cancer in New York. When Nargis returned to India, she was admitted to Breach Candy Hospital in Mumbai.

Nargis lived in a coma on 2 May 1981 and died the next day on 3 May 1981. After marriage to actor Sunil Dutt in 1958, Nargis left her film career after her last few films aired to settle down with her family. Nargis made her last film in the 1967 film Raat Aur Din for which she won a National Film Award for the best actress, the first actress to succeed in this category. Nargis also gets a Filmfare Best actress award nomination for this film.

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