Born: April 26,1912 Saharanpur, Uttar Pradesh, India
Spouse: Kameshwar Nath Sehgal
Height: 5 feet 6 inches
Biography: Zohra Sehgal was a noted television and movie actress with a career spanning over 60 years. We have seen her in movies such as Neecha Nagar, Afsar (1946), Bhaji on the Beach (1992), The Mystic Masseur (2001), Bend It Like Beckham (2002), Dil Se.. (1998), Saawariya and Cheeni Kum (2007). Her small screen works include TV series such as The Jewel in the Crown (1984), Tandoori Nights (1985–87) and Amma and Family (1996). She was actively involved with the Indian People's Theatre Association (IPTA) and Prithviraj Kapoor's Prithvi Theatre. She has been awarded the Padma Shri and Padma Vibhushan for her contribution to the world of cinema and dance. She was also given the Sangeet Natak Akademi Fellowship for lifetime achievement by India’s National School for Music, Dance and Drama.