Meena Kumari

Mahjabeen Bano (1933 – 1972), known by her stage name Meena Kumari, was an Indian Bollywood actress and poet, with a career spanning more 33 years. Known as "The Tragedy Queen", she starred in about 92 films such as "Baiju Bawra" (1952), "Parineeta" (1953), "Foot Path" (1953), "Dil Apna Aur Preet Parai" (1960), "Sahib Bibi Aur Ghulam" (1962), "Aarti" (1962), "Dil Ek Mandir" (1963), "Kaajal" (1965), "Mere Apne" (1971), and "Pakeezah" (1972). As a poet, she used the pen-name "Naaz".