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Saira Banu Biography, Age, Husband, Children, Family, Caste, Wiki & More

Saira Banu

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BIRTHDAY 23 August, 1944
BIRTH PLACE Mussoorie , Dehradun , Uttarakhand
AGE (2019) 74 Years Old
HEIGHT in centimeters- 168 cm
in meters- 1.68 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 6”
WEIGHT in Kilograms- 70 kg
in Pounds- 154.32 lbs
Last Updated on : August 25, 2018

Other Name: Saira Bano, Sayra Banu
Other Professions : Theatre Actress
Appearance: Bollywood

Saira Banu Age, Birthday Facts and Birthday Countdown

74 years, 7 months, 29 days old age. Saira Banu will turn 75 on 23 August, 2019. Only 4 months, 1 days, 10 hours, 19 minutes has left for her next birthday.

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Saira Banu has celebrated the total number of 74 birthdays till date. See the analysis by days count and bar graph.

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Short Biography   Edit

Saira Banu was born on 23rd August 1944 in Mussorie, British India. Saira Banu is one of the very beautiful and most notable Indian Film Actress and the wife of the Popular Film Actor & Director Dilip Kumar.

Saira Banu Complete Bio & Career

At the young age of "sixteen," she debuted in Hindi films in the year 1960. When she entered into movies she did not do any acting course just she was had a little knowledge of acting. But at her time all other companions were had “classical" expertise and to compete and attain success in the films, she began the training of “Bharata Nat yam" and "Kathak." When she turned out to be a trained classical dancer in her every film her dance was going to be displayed more. She got her first break from the movie “Junglee” released in 1961 opposite the male lead was "Shammi Kapoor" and this film became the stepping stone of her flourishing filmy career and her name even got enlisted for the "Award for the "Best Actor Female in her career first Filmfare awards.

Her first commercial hit song from the movie "Junglee" was "Chahe Koi Mujhe Junglee Kahe" wrote by “Aghajani Kashmeri” and sang by the legend “Mohammed Rafi sahib” was a big success. Junglee was written and this song brought her to the limelight. Directors and producers started noticing her. And after that many offers came across her way and she became the top leading heroine in the 60's. She brought her image  "for the films based on the "Love stories" as a "Romantic" Heroine.”Manmohan Desai” directed film "Bluff Master" was her another commercial hit and sec with "Shammi Kapoor" in (1960-70). During the period of (1960-80), she appeared in many hit films like "Aayi Milan Ki Bela"," Jhuk Gaya Aasman","Saaz Aur Awaaz","Aao Pyaar Karen" and more other hits.

She married in 1966 to "Dalip Kumar" who was famous with the title of his intense roles in the films as "Tragedy King".At the time of marriage, Saira Bano was just 22 years and Dalip sahib wa 44 years. She liked Dalip Kumar since her childhood and she dreamed to get married her when she saw the first film she lost her heart and now the Indian films great actor and superstar is her husband. After the marriage, she did film 1968 released film "Padosan" opposite "Sunil Dutt" was the super duper hit and overnight she became the top leading actress of her time. Her fate gave her complete support, and she had the numbers of offers in her way, and her other commercial hits are "Victoria No. 203 ","Choti Bahu","Sagina ". She did many films with Dalip Kumar but "Gopi" was the only super hit film by this couple. She was had paired with Dharam ji, and this pair got other successful hits at the box office was   Aadmi Aur Insaan, Pocket Maar, Jwar Bhata and  Resham Ki Dori. She chose to leave films and wanted to take a break from the cinema in 1976. After her break from the films she played a cameo role in film Duniya-1984 released opposite to Husband "Dalip Kumar," and the song "Teri Meri Zindagi" became the more popular song.

Saira Banu Family, Relatives and Other Relations

See given below celebrity profiles about Saira Banu's family, relatives;

She was born to actress Naseem Banu and Mian Ehsan-ul-Haq, who was a filmmaker. She is married to superstar Indian actor Dilip Kumar since 1956. Sayyeshaa Saigal, a film actress is her grand niece.

Body Measurements

Breast Size 34
Waist Size 26
Hip Size 36
Body Figure 34-26-36
Skin Colour Fair
Eye Colour Black
Hair Colour Black

Personal Info

Home Town Mussoorie, United Provinces, British India
Nationality Indian
Religion Islam
Address Mussoorie, United Provinces, British India
School Elite School (studied in London).
College N/A
Qualification 10th Standard
Hobbies Dancing.
Marital Status Married
Debut Junglee (1961)
Best Movies Shaadi (1962), Bluff Master (1963), Door Ki Awaaz (1964), Aao Pyaar Karen (1964), Ayee Milan Ki Bela (1964) , April Fool (1964) among others
Net Worth $65 Million


Favorite Color Black
Favorite Actor Dilip Kumar , Aamir Khan
Favorite Food Traditional Food.

Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About Saira Banu

  • In 1966 at the age of 22, Saira Banu married to actor Dilip Kumar who was 44 at the time of marriage.
  • During the period of (1963 to 1969), she was the "third highest paid actress".
  • Junglee was her first debut film in 1961 with Shammi Kapoor.
  • she got pregnant in 1972, "8th month of pregnancy" was running, eventually, she suffered from high B.P her baby and due to very high B.P, doctors could not save her baby. After that, this couple has never had any children.
  • In 2014 she revealed the life of " Dilip sahib" through the book "Dilip Kumar: The Substance and the Shadow"

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