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Farida Jalal Biography, Age, Ex-husband, Children, Family, Caste, Wiki & More

Updated On : March 14, 2018

Short Biography

Farida Jalal was born on 14-03-1949 in New Delhi, India. She is an Indian Film Actress, Comedian, Television Actress & Television Presenter who known for her work in Hindi, Telugu, Tamil, English and Punjabi films.

Farida Jalal Complete Bio & Career

Farida Jalal is famous for portraying characters like mother, elder sister, widow, grandmother, an elderly neighbor and a family friend. In a 6 decade long career, she has delivered some of the most memorable performances of Bollywood. Besides the silver screen, she has also played some of the most noted roles of Indian telly industry. Her performance in Dekh Bhai Dekh was one of the most memorable roles of Indian television industry. Though she only did second heroine roles, she has been one of the most successful stories in Bollywood.
Farida Jalal rose to prominence after being spotted in a Talent Hunt program, which was organized by Filmfare. She was given a direct entry into the mainstream Bollywood films. She made her Hindi film debut with the film Yeh Raaste Hain Pyaar Ke. Aradhna was one of her biggest hit films and made her a household name with Lata-Mohd Rafi’s beautiful song 'Bhagon Mein Bahar Hai' picturized on her. In her illustrious career, she has played a lead role just once in her career and that was in the film 'Jeevan Rekha' when she was paired opposite her future husband Tabrez Barmavar. 
Her performance in the films like Henna, Paras, Dilwale Dulhaniya Le Jayenge and Mammo needs a special mention.
She is among the few actresses of Bollywood today, who has played a role in some of the biggest hits of Bollywood from the 1960s to date. 

Farida Jalal Family, Relatives and Other Relations

She married actress Tabrez Barnavar and together the couple had a son. They were married until Tabrez’s death in 2003. 

Life's Important Dates Of Farida Jalal

Body Measurements

Breast Size 34
Waist Size 28
Hip Size 36
Body Figure 34-28-36
Skin Colour Fair
Eye Colour Dark Brown
Hair Colour Black

Personal Info

Home Town New Delhi, India
Nationality Indian
Religion Islam
Address New Delhi, India
School St Joseph's Convent , Panchgani, Maharashtra
College N/A
Qualification N/A
Hobbies Watching Movies, Dancing, Travelling, Listening Music
Marital Status Divorced
Debut Film:- Taqdeer (1967)
TV:- Yeh Jo Hai Zindagi (1984)
Best Movies Mahal (1969)
Puraskar (1970)
Paras (1971)
Zindagi Zindagi (1972)
Bobby (1973) among others
Net Worth $10 Million


Favorite Color White, Pink, Grey
Favorite Actress Nargis Dutt , Meena Kumari
Favorite Actor Raj Kapoor
Favorite Place Hill Stations, Historical Places
Favorite Food Homemade Healthy Food

Farida Jalal Age, Birthday Facts and Birthday Countdown

74 years, 11months, 15 days old age Farida Jalal will turn 75 on 14 March, 2024. Only 13 days, 14 hours,32 minutes has left for her next birthday.

Birthdays Celebrated on Each Day of Week

Farida Jalal has celebrated the total number of 75 birthdays till date. See the analysis by days count and bar graph.

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