Lata Mangeshkar Biography

Birthday:September 28, 1929Birthplace:Madhya Pradesh, IndiaStar Sign:LibraProfession:Playback Singer

Lata Mangeshkar is one of the best playback singer in India. She was born in 28 September 1929 at Indore part of Madhya Pradesh, India. Lata was named “Hema” at her birth. Her parents later renamed her Lata after a female character, Latika, in one of her father’s plays, BhaawBandhan. She was born as the first of five children. Her parents were Pt. Dinanath Mangeshkar,a classical singer and theater actor and Shudhhamati, Deenanath’s second wife. Lata Mangeshkar always sings barefoot. She began her career in 1942 with Kiti Hasaal. Lata has performed in more than 1000 films in 20 languages. Lata’s name is recorded in the Guinness Book of World Records for having sung the maximum number of songs in the world. She has sung for over 50 years for actresses from Nargis to Priyanka Chopra, as well as having recorded albums of all kinds (ghazals, pop, etc). Famous Indian singer Asha Bhosle is her sister. And brother Hridayanath Mangeshkar has also big names in the world of Indian music.

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1 Profile2 Family of Lata Mangeshkar3 External Links

Profile

Name: Lata Mangeshkar Other Names: Didi, Nightingale of India Born: September 28, 1929 Star Sign: Libra Birth Place: Indore, Madhya Pradesh Height: 5 feet 6 inches Eye Color: Black Hair Color: Black Favorite Colour: White Education: Profession: Singer Years Active: 1942 to present Citizenship: Indian Language: Hindi

Family of Lata Mangeshkar

Parents: Pt. Dinanath Mangeshkar, ShudhhamatiSister: Asha Bhosle, Usha Mangeshkar and Meena MangeshkarBrother: Hridayanath Mangeshkar

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