Kamini Kaushal Age, Husband, Family, Biography & More

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Real NameUma Kashyap
Profession Actress, Producer
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.)in centimeters- 168 cm
in meters- 1.68 m
in feet inches- 5’ 6”
Weight (approx.)in kilograms- 60 kg
in pounds- 132 lbs
Eye ColourBrown
Hair ColourWhite
Personal Life
Date of Birth24 February 1927
Age (as in 2017) 90 Years
Birth PlaceLahore, British India
Zodiac sign/Sun signPisces
Nationality Indian
HometownLahore, British India
SchoolNot Known
CollegeKinnaird College, Lahore
Educational QualificationB.A. (honours) in English Literature
DebutFilm: Neecha Nagar (1946)
Neecha_Nagar,_1946 kamini first movie
TV: The Jewel in the Crown (1984), a popular British television serial, as Aunt Shalin
Famous RoleFilm: As a lead actress in Shaheed, Nadiya Ke Paar, Shabnam, Arzoo, Dus Numbari, Chennai Express (2013) as Rahul's Grandmother
FamilyFather- Shiv Ram Kasyap Professor of Botany, Punjab University Lahore, British India (now in Pakistan)
Mother- Not Known
Brother- Not Known
Sister- Not Known
AddressB/2. Anita Mount Pleasant Road, Malabar Hill, Mumbai 400006.
HobbiesWriting stories
Boys, Affairs and More
Marital StatusMarried
Affairs/BoyfriendsDilip Kumar
Husband/SpouseBS Sood (chief engineer at the Bombay Port Trust)
Marriage DateYear- 1948
ChildrenSon- Rahul Sood
Rahul Sood son of Kamini Kaushal
Vidur Sood
Vidur sood son kamini kaushal
Shravan Sood
shivan Sood son of Kamini Kaushal
Daughter- 2 (step daughters)

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Some Lesser Known Facts About Kamini Kaushal

  • Does Kamini Kaushal smoke?: No
  • Does Kamini Kaushal drink alcohol?: No
  • She was unlike the usual teenager. She was busy swimming, riding, skating and doing radio plays on Akashwani, for which she was paid 10rs and she also wrote many short stories.
  • Her debut movie Neecha Nagar (1946) is one of the earliest art films to be made in India. She played a sympathetic role which rebukes class differences and won an award at the Montreal Film Festival.
  • At her early age, she took training as a radio artist and it was on the radio that filmmaker Chetan Anand heard her voice and offered her the lead role in Neecha Nagar (1946).
  • Kamini Kaushal decided to marry her brother-in-law, B.S. Sood, when her elder sister died in a car accident, leaving behind two daughters.
  • Dilip Kumar and Kamini Kaushal fell in love with each other on the sets of ‘Shaheed’. They were planning to marry as well, but her brother was against her relationship with Dilip Kumar as she was already married to her brother in law.
  • She produced an animated film by the name of  ‘Meri Pari’.