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Remembering Madhubala on her 85th birth anniversary

She was born Mumtaz Jehan Begum Dehlavi, on 14 February 1933 in Delhi, India. Her family had seen abject poverty and hardships. Madhubala had three sisters and two brothers. The dock explosion and fire of 14 April 1944 wiped out their small home in Delhi.

Remembering Madhubala on her 85th birth anniversary

Yahoo India Finance Team
Yahoo! India Finance

February 14 marks the birth anniversary of timeless beauty Madhubala.

She was said to be one of the most influential personalities of Indian cinema.

While tales of her beauty were known far and wide, here are little known facts about Madhubala, the person beyond the screen and the arch lights.

Source: WIkipedia and other sources.