Achala Sachdev Biography, Age, Death, Height, Weight, Family, Wiki & More

Achala Sachdev

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BIRTHDAY 3 May, 1920
BIRTH PLACE Peshawar , Khyber Pakhtunkhwa
COUNTRY Pakistan
AGE (2012) 91 Years Old
Last Updated on : May 3, 2018

Appearance: Bollywood

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Achala Sachdev was 91 years, 11 months & 27 days old age.

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Achala Sachdev was born on 03-05-1920 in Peshawar in the state of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan. She was an Indian Film Actress who well-known for her acting in Bollywood films.


The most famous song “Ae Meri Johra Jabeen” sudden comes on our lips, by any reason. This unforgettable song is featured by Achala Sachdev and Balraj Sahni and was one from the most romantic songs at that time and till now. Achala Sachdev’s twinkling of eyes and smile just stole the several hearts of the people. She was an Indian Actress who well-known for her amazing acting in Bollywood films. She was born on 3rd May 1920 in Peshawar in the state of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan. She started her career as a child artist and then she further worked in the role of mother and grandmother.
She was well recognized in the role of Balraj Sahni’s Wife in Waqt in 1965 grandmother in Dilwale Dulhaniya Le Jayenge in 1995. She also worked in All India Radio in Lahore and also in Delhi. She started her career in the film industry from Fashionable Wife released in 1938. Talking about her film career, she had done more than 130 movies including Yashraj banner films, in which some are such a memorable one that no one can forget easily. It can be a task to list some of the movies of her in which she had done breathtaking acting, such as, Waqt (1965), Sabse Bada Rupaiya (1955), Char Dil Char Rahen (1959), Hare Rama Hare Krishna(1971), Kanyadaan (1968), Mera Name joker (1970), Julie (1975), Kal Ho Na Ho(2003), Dil Kya Kare(1999), Amanat (1977), Laila Majnu (1976), Kabhi Khushi Kabhi Gham (2001) etc.

Death Info

Achala Sachdev died on 30-04-2012 in Pune, Maharashtra, India. She fell down in her kitchen in September 2011 and her leg got fractured. She was also suffering from brain disease.

30 April, 2012 Pune, Maharashtra India

Family Relatives and Relation

Achala Sachdev was married to a businessman Clifford Douglas Peters and settled in Pune with him.

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