Madhubala was thought of because the display goddess throughout her period, her on-screen presence captivated hundreds of thousands of hearts. Folks nonetheless bear in mind her vivacious power and impish appeal. Madhubala was born on 14th February 1933 in Delhi to Ataullah Khan and Ayesha Begum. Madhubala began her profession on the tender age of 9 years.
Dev Anand who labored with Madhubala in eight films was bemused by her giggles. In his autobiography, ‘Romancing with Life’ Dev Anand talked about this about Madhubala.
Right here is an excerpt, “I bear in mind Kala Pani probably the most for Madhubala, its main woman, probably the most stunning of all of the heroines within the fairyland of movies, together with her pure appears to be like, all the time as recent as morning dew, sans heavy make-up, false eyelashes, contact lenses or scanty clothes usual by designers to impart synthetic glamour that may titillate male curiosity. Her childlike innocence was accentuated by probably the most noticeable trait of her character, her well-known giggle.”
“Each time I consider her, I hear her giggle outdoors my make-up room, adopted by a knock on the door that introduced her arrival. `So you’ve arrived! Ho-ho-ho!’ I might greet her. And her ‘Sure, I’ve’ was all the time substituted by one other giggle. She was endlessly laughing on the slightest pretext.”
“No one knew when the subsequent bout of giggles would come, and as soon as it did, how lengthy it will final! Many occasions she would all of the sudden begin laughing throughout a take when the digicam was on. The lights needed to be switched off indefinitely and tea ordered till she was capable of come up with herself and rein in her mirth. The nice giggler was maybe laughing on the world round her that didn’t know that she had a broken coronary heart, and would die fairly younger.”
Madhubala had a ventricular septal defect (a gap in her coronary heart) which was detected whereas she was taking pictures for Bahut Din Huwe in Madras in 1954. She died on 23 February 1969, shortly after her 36th birthday.