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Savitri Kommareddy Biography, Age, Death, Family, Husband, Children, Facts, Caste, Wiki & More

Updated On : December 6, 2022

Short Biography

Savitri Kommareddy, popularly known as Savitri, was born on 06-12-1936. She belongs to the Tadepalle region in Andhra Pradesh, India. Other than being a veteran Film actress, a melodious Playback Singer and a fabulous dancer, Savitri Kommareddy was also involved in Direction & Production of films. She had been famous for her extensive involvement in the Telugu Cinema. 

Other Name: Savitri Nissankararao, Savitri Ramasamy, Mahanati Savitri, Nadigaiyar Thilagam
Other Professions: Playback Singer Dancer Film Director Film Producer
Appearance: Bollywood Telugu Kannada Malayalam Tamil

Savitri Kommareddy Complete Bio & Career

One of the finest actress of her times, Savitri Kommareddy started her career as a lead role with the Telugu film Pelli Chesi Choodu in 1952. She was an actress with magnetic aura who bagged many awards like The Rashtrapati Award for the Telugu film Chivaraku Migiledi in 1960 and the State Nandi Award for Best Feature Film Chinnari Papalu in 1968 which was under her production and direction.
Savitri worked in various languages in the Indian Film Industry like Telugu, Tamil, Malayalam and Hindi. Some of the movies, which gave her the fame for life, are Devadasu, Thodi Kodallu, Mayabazaar, Amara Deepam, Doctor Chakravarthy, Devata, Pasamalar, Mooga Manasulu, Navarathri, Pelli Chesi Choodu, Ganga Ki Lahren, Ghar Basa Ke Dekho, Ravichandra, etc. 
She had also given her voice as a playback singer for movies like Mayabazar, Navarathri and Annapurna.

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Health Issues, Illness and Death Info

Savitri Kommareddy died on 26-12-1981 in Chennai in the state of Tamil Nadu, India. She was suffering from Cancer and died at the of 45.

DEATHDAY 26 December,1981 (Saturday)
DEATH PLACE Chennai, Tamil Nadu

Savitri Kommareddy Family, Relatives and Other Relations

Father Nissankara Rao Guruviah
Mother Subhadramma Guruviah
Siblings None
Husband Gemini Ganesan
Daughter Vijaya Chamundeswari, Rekha (Step Daughter)
Son Sathish Kumaar Ganesan

She was born to Nissankara Rao Guruviah and Subhadramma Guruviah. She was married to actor Gemini Ganesan from 1955 to 1981 (till her death). They had a daughter named Vijaya Chamundeswari (film actress) and a son named Sathish Kumaar Ganesan. Famous Bollywood film actress Rekha is her stepdaughter.

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Savitri Kommareddy Age, Birthday Facts and Birthday Countdown

Savitri Kommareddy was 45 years 0 month & 20 days old age.