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Gurmeet Bawa Biography, Age, Husband, Children, Family, Caste, Wiki & More

Updated On : February 14, 2020

Short Biography

Gurmeet Bawa was born in 1944 in Kothe, Gurdaspur in the state of Punjab, India. She is an Indian Singer who is famously known for her work in Punjabi industry.

Other Name: Gurmeet Kaur
Appearance: Punjabi

Gurmeet Bawa Complete Bio & Career

Gurmeet Bawa is a legendary Punjabi folk singer. She lost her mother when she was just 2 years old. She was born in an era where girls were not allowed to study but she changed the narrative as she became the first girl from her village to pass J.B.T. exams and became the first lady teacher in her village. 

It was after her marriage that she decided to focus in her singing career. Her husband motivated her to work hard and put all her concentration on singing. She then sang various superhit Punjabi songs and made her niche for herself not just in Punjabi industry but among Bollywood stars as well. She was repeatedly ask to sing main jatti Punjab di, meri Nargis wargi akh by legendary Bollywood actor Raj Kapoor. She has also performed at various international stages and most notable of them being Thailand Culture Center in Bangkok and the 25th Jashan-E-Azadi festival in Tripoli.

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Gurmeet Bawa Family, Relatives and Other Relations

She was born to Ram Kaur and Uttam Singh. She is married to a Punjabi singer Kirpal Bawa & together has three daughters named Lachi BawaGalori BawaPoppy Bawa. Her daughter Lachi Bawa died on 12-02-2020 due to cancer.

Life's Important Dates Of Gurmeet Bawa

Body Measurements

Skin Colour Fair
Eye Colour Black
Hair Colour Black

Personal Info

Home Town Kothe, Punjab
Nationality Indian
Religion Sikh
Address Kothe, Gurdaspur, Punjab
School N/A
College N/A
Qualification N/A
Hobbies Cooking
Marital Status Married
Debut First Album - Mirza (1999)
Salary N/A
Net Worth N/A
Official Website N/A


Favorite Color Red
Favorite Sport Hockey
Favorite Singer Gurdas Maan
Favorite Food Sarso Ka Saag and Make Di Roti

Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About Gurmeet Bawa

  • She lost her mother while she was just 2 years old.
  • She always sings with the Punjabi folk instrument like Chimta, Dholki, Algoze, and Tumbi.
  • She represented India during the festival of India organized in Japan and the USSR.