Sharmila Tagore

1944 - Today

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Sharmila Tagore (born 8 December 1944) is a retired Indian actress. Primarily known for her work in Hindi and Bengali cinema, Tagore is the recipient of two National Film Awards, a Filmfare Award, and the Filmfare Lifetime Achievement Award for her contributions to Hindi cinema. In 2013, the Government of India, honoured her with Padma Bhushan, India's third highest civilian honour for her contributions to the Indian culture through performing arts.Born into the prominent Tagore family, one of the leading families of Calcutta and a key influence during the Bengali Renaissance, Tagore made her acting debut at age 14 with Satyajit Ray's acclaimed Bengali drama The World of Apu (1959). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Sharmila Tagore has received more than 4,975,331 page views. Her biography is available in 33 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 31 in 2019). Sharmila Tagore is the 3,450th most popular actor (up from 3,452nd in 2019), the 423rd most popular biography from India (down from 398th in 2019) and the 42nd most popular Indian Actor.

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Among actors, Sharmila Tagore ranks 3,450 out of 10,030Before her are Isaach de Bankolé, Pascal Greggory, Elmo Lincoln, Ben Mendelsohn, Joseph Grimaldi, and Robert Picardo. After her are Toby Stephens, Robert Cummings, Robert Stephens, Maude Adams, Matthew Lillard, and Shaken Aimanov.

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Among people born in 1944, Sharmila Tagore ranks 337Before her are Boz Scaggs, Louis-Marie Ling Mangkhanekhoun, Pat Martino, Moe Tucker, Katsuyoshi Kuwahara, and Ali Benflis. After her are Han Myeong-sook, Abbas, Anastasiya Vertinskaya, Bernd Bransch, Jiří Holeček, and Ulli Lommel.

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In India

Among people born in India, Sharmila Tagore ranks 423 out of 1,227Before her are Balbir Singh Sr. (1923), B. D. Jatti (1912), Arthur E. Kennelly (1861), Manna Dey (1919), Fatima Jinnah (1893), and Ashapurna Devi (1909). After her are Tyagaraja (1767), Margaret Abbott (1878), Balaji Vishwanath (1662), Ramananda (1400), Preity Zinta (1975), and Charu Majumdar (1918).

Among ACTORS In India

Among actors born in India, Sharmila Tagore ranks 42Before her are Priyanka Chopra (1982), Jackie Shroff (1957), Hrithik Roshan (1974), Vijay (1974), Mala Sinha (1936), and Rekha (1954). After her are Preity Zinta (1975), Madhuri Dixit (1967), Sabu Dastagir (1924), Suriya (1975), Sunny Deol (1956), and Waheeda Rehman (1938).

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