Rakhee Gulzar was born on 15th August 1947 in West Bengal, India. She is a famous Indian Actress and has worked in the industry for four long decades. Her dialogue “Mere Karan Arjun Aayenge” has been one of the highlights of her overwhelming career.

Biography

Rakhee Gulzar made her debut in the Bengali film ‘Bandhu Baran’ which was a huge hit and she was immediately roped in by many filmmakers from Bollywood. Thus, she made her Bollywood debut with the movie ‘Jeevan Mritya’ starring opposite the legendary Dharmendra. Her pairing with Shashi Kapoor was often the talking point in those days. Together they did as many as nine films and many of them turned out to be blockbuster hits.

She was nominated as many as 16 times in her illustrious career and she holds the joint record along with Madhuri Dixit who was also nominated for the same number of times in female acting categories. Her last movie was Shubo Muharat in 2003 for which she also won the national award but Rakhee decided to hang off her boots after the movie and took a complete retirement from movies.

BIRTHDAY 15 August 1947 (Friday)
BIRTHPLACE Ranaghat, Nadia, West Bengal
COUNTRY India
AGE (in 2020) 72 Years Old
BIRTH SIGN Leo
HEIGHT in centimeters- 159 cm
in meters- 1.59 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 2”
WEIGHT in Kilograms- 65 kg
in Pounds- 143.3 lbs
CASTE N/A

 

Awards

AWARD NAME AWARD CATEGORY RECEIPT YEAR RECEIPT FIELD
Padma Shri Civilian Award 2003 Arts

Family

She was first married when she was just a teenaged girl to director Ajoy Biswas but after a couple of years, they got divorced. Then she married Film director and lyricist Gulzar in 1973. Together they have a daughter Meghna Gulzar.

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Rakhee Gulzar

Body Measurements

Chest Size 42
Biceps Size 15
Waist Size 34
Skin Colour Fair
Eye Colour Black
Hair Colour Black