Mumtaz Begum (actress)

Mumtaz Begum (born 7 April 1923) is an Indian retired actress who appeared in Bollywood films.[1]

Mumtaz Begum
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Leela Chitnis (left) and Begum (right) in Dil Hi To Hai (1963)
Born(1923-04-07)7 April 1923
Mumbai, India
Years active1940–1998
RelativesNazneen (niece)

Life and careerEdit

Begum was born on 7 April 1923.[2] She acted as a character actor playing the roles of mothers and grandmothers in movies like the Madhubala-starrer Barsaat Ki Raat (1960), Chaudhvin Ka Chand (1960) and Mere Mehboob (1963). Mumtaz is the aunt of Bollywood actress Nazneen.[3]



  1. ^ "He wanted to remake Qurbani". The Hindu. 28 April 2009. Archived from the original on 2 May 2009. Retrieved 4 March 2013. ..Veteran actor Mumtaz Begum..
  2. ^ "Mumtaz Begum". NetTV4U. Retrieved 7 March 2022.
  3. ^ Ali, Monica (29 September 2003). Brick Lane. Simon and Schuster. ISBN 978-0-7432-4971-3.

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