Tanuja is the stage name of Indian actress Tanuja Samarth. The multiple award-winning actress is a very popular figure in the Hindi movie industry. She gained international recognition for her role in the 1965 film entitled “Chand Aur Suraj”. After making her debut in 1950, she has starred in many notable films which include “Anubhav”, “Shonar Pahar” and “Jewel Thief”.
She was born into a family with a rich history in the entertainment industry. Her mother, Shobhna Samarth was a renowned actress. Famous filmmaker Kumarsen Samarth was her father. She made her acting debut alongside her sister Nutan.
In 1973, she became the wife of famous Indian director, Shomu Mukherjee. Together they have two children: Tanisha and Kajol, who are both actresses.
She won the “Best Supporting Actress Award” at the 1970 Filmfare Awards. She was also honored with a Lifetime Achievement Award at the Apsara Film & Television Producers Guild Award in 2014. That same year, she received the Filmfare Lifetime Achievement Award.
F.A.Q. about Tanuja
When is her birthday?
Tanuja's birthday is on September 23, 1943.
In how many days is her birthday?
Tanuja's birthday is in 342 days
How old is she?
She is 78 years old.
Where is Tanuja from?
She was born in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India.
Tanuja is a famous Indian actress, who was born on September 23, 1943. As a person born on this date, Tanuja is listed in our database as the 48th most popular celebrity for the day (September 23) and the 76th most popular for the year (1943).
People born on September 23 fall under the Zodiac sign of Libra, the Scales. Tanuja is the 1383rd most popular Libra.
Aside from information specific to Tanuja's birthday, Tanuja is the 314th most famous Indian and ranks 38th in famous people born in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India.
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