Mala Sinha

1936 - Today

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Alda Sinha (born 11 November 1936), better known by her stage name Mala Sinha is a former Indian actress who has worked in Hindi, Bengali and Nepali films. Initially starting her career with regional cinema, she went on to become a top leading actress in Hindi Cinema in the late 1950s, 1960s and early 1970s. In a career spanning four decades, Sinha rose to prominence with Guru Dutt's Pyaasa (1957) and Yash Chopra's Dhool Ka Phool (1959). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Mala Sinha has received more than 1,797,779 page views. Her biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia. Mala Sinha is the 3,215th most popular actor, the 407th most popular biography from India and the 40th most popular Indian Actor.

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  • 60.46

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  • 17

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  • 3.85

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  • 2.37

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Mala Sinha ranks 3,215 out of 10,030Before her are Petra Schürmann, Çağatay Ulusoy, Afife Jale, Nancy Kelly, Sam Claflin, and Tony Todd. After her are Ethel Merman, Melinda Culea, Michael Dorn, Néstor Carbonell, Siân Phillips, and Marcia Wallace.

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Among people born in 1936, Mala Sinha ranks 280Before her are Alex Rocco, Isacio Calleja, Birthe Wilke, Francisco Ibáñez Talavera, Judea Pearl, and Nicol Williamson. After her are Gary Hart, Robert May, Baron May of Oxford, Conchita Bautista, Betty Curtis, Natalya Gorbanevskaya, and Clive Swift.

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In India

Among people born in India, Mala Sinha ranks 407 out of 1,227Before her are Vijay (1974), U. R. Ananthamurthy (1932), Frederick Roberts, 1st Earl Roberts (1832), Tarasankar Bandyopadhyay (1898), Richard O'Connor (1889), and Bibhutibhushan Bandyopadhyay (1894). After her are Robert Swinhoe (1836), Anish Kapoor (1954), R. K. Narayan (1906), Mohammad Hamid Ansari (1937), Arundhati Roy (1961), and Rekha (1954).

Among ACTORS In India

Among actors born in India, Mala Sinha ranks 40Before her are Akshay Kumar (1967), Nutan (1936), Priyanka Chopra (1982), Jackie Shroff (1957), Hrithik Roshan (1974), and Vijay (1974). After her are Rekha (1954), Sharmila Tagore (1944), Preity Zinta (1975), Madhuri Dixit (1967), Sabu Dastagir (1924), and Suriya (1975).

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