Parveen Babi

1949 - 2005

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Parveen Babi (4 April 1954 – 20 January 2005) was an Indian actress and model. Recognized for her roles in Hindi films throughout the 1970s and early 1980s, Babi was known for her "glamorous" acting style, and was one of the highest-paid actresses. Her modeling and fashion sense additionally established her as an icon.Babi made her acting debut with the film Charitra (1973), and received recognition for her role as Neela in the drama film Majboor (1974). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Parveen Babi has received more than 5,135,492 page views. Her biography is available in 28 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 25 in 2019). Parveen Babi is the 4,842nd most popular actor (down from 4,753rd in 2019), the 558th most popular biography from India (down from 489th in 2019) and the 82nd most popular Indian Actor.

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Among actors, Parveen Babi ranks 4,842 out of 10,030Before her are Ed Skrein, Nadya Nozharova, Saeed Jaffrey, Heather Langenkamp, Lewis Stone, and Vivian Hsu. After her are David Burtka, Virginia Bruce, Matthew Lewis, Robert Newton, Ralph McQuarrie, and Charles Berling.

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Among people born in 1949, Parveen Babi ranks 434Before her are Franz Josef Jung, Spencer Haywood, Gloria Hendry, Anatoliy Konkov, Ed Begley Jr., and Chrisye. After her are Orani João Tempesta, Letizia Moratti, Karel Lismont, Toyokazu Nomura, Dan Ar Braz, and Enrique Wolff. Among people deceased in 2005, Parveen Babi ranks 238Before her are Ernest Lehman, Richard Doll, Robin Cook, Nirmal Verma, Leonid Shamkovich, and Jerzy Pawłowski. After her are Fabrizio Meoni, John Fiedler, Josef Holeček, Hubert Curien, Jesús Iglesias, and Wolfgang Blochwitz.

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In India

Among people born in India, Parveen Babi ranks 558 out of 1,227Before her are Freida Pinto (1984), Abdullah Yusuf Ali (1872), Sivaji Ganesan (1928), Nana Patekar (1951), Girija Devi (1929), and Saeed Jaffrey (1929). After her are Mrinalini Sarabhai (1918), Wasim Sajjad (1941), Jeannette Altwegg (1930), Tim Severin (1940), Gauri Khan (1970), and Monier Monier-Williams (1819).

Among ACTORS In India

Among actors born in India, Parveen Babi ranks 82Before her are Shabana Azmi (1950), Ashok Kumar (1911), Freida Pinto (1984), Sivaji Ganesan (1928), Nana Patekar (1951), and Saeed Jaffrey (1929). After her are Erick Avari (1952), Persis Khambatta (1948), Vijay Amritraj (1953), Juhi Chawla (1967), Zeenat Aman (1951), and Shatrughan Sinha (1945).

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