Babita

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Babita Kapoor
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Babita with daughters Karisma (left) and Kareena (right) in 2001
Born (1948-04-20) 20 April 1948 (age 68)
Bombay, India
Ethnicity Sindhi
Occupation Actress
Spouse(s) Randhir Kapoor (m. 1971)
Children Karisma, Kareena
Parent(s) Hari Shivdasani
Relatives Shivdasani family (by birth)
Kapoor family (by marriage)

Babita Shivdasani (born 20 April 1948[1][2][3]) is a former Bollywood actress. From 1966 to 1973, she starred in 19 films, including the box-office successes Haseena Maan Jayegi (1968), Farz (1967), and Kismat (1968). The daughter of Hari Shivdasani, she is married to Randhir Kapoor; her daughters are the actresses Karisma and Kareena Kapoor.

Background[edit]

Babita was born to actor Hari Shivdasani, who was of a Hindu Sindhi family which had migrated from Pakistan to India, and a British Christian mother.[4] Her cousin is actress Sadhana Shivdasani.[5]

Career[edit]

In her movie career she appeared in 19 films including Dus Lakh (1966), Raaz (1967), Farz (1967), Aulad (1968), Haseena Maan Jayegi (1969), and Kab Kyon Aur Kahan (1970). She starred with her future husband Randhir Kapoor in the hit film Kal Aaj Aur Kal. Her biggest box-office successes were Haseena Maan Jayegi (1968) with her future uncle-in-law Shashi Kapoor, Farz with Jeetendra and Kismat with Biswajeet.

Personal life[edit]

Babita married Randhir Kapoor on 6 November 1971.[citation needed] They have two children, who are actresses, Karisma Kapoor and Kareena Kapoor.[6][7][8]

Filmography[edit]

Year Film Role Notes
1966 Dus Lakh Rita
1967 Raaz Asha
1967 Farz Sunita
1968 Kismat Roma
1968 Haseena Maan Jayegi Archana 'Archie'
1968 Aulad Bharti
1969 Tumse Achcha Kaun Hai Sapna Nath
1969 Ek Shrimaan Ek Shrimati Deepali Lakhanpal
1969 Doli Asha
1969 Anmol Moti
1969 Anjaana Rachna Malhotra
1970 Kab? Kyoon? Aur Kahan? Asha Prasad
1970 Pehchan Barkha
1971 Kal Aaj Aur Kal Monica 'Mona'
1971 Bikhare Moti
1971 Banphool Gulabi
1972 Jeet Kohili
1972 Ek Hasina Do Diwane Neeta
1973 Sone Ke Hath

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