She was especially famed for her beauty, so much so that her accomplished acting was often overlooked. Dehlavi was still a child when her impoverished Pashtun family moved to a slum in Bombay that was close to the Bombay Talkies film studio. Shortly thereafter she began appearing in movies , and she was billed as Baby Mumtaz for her roles in Basant and Dhanna Bhagat The diligent actress attracted the attention of Devika Rani , a cofounder of the studio, who suggested that she call herself Madhubala, and, after Neel Kamal with Raj Kapoor , she was so billed. Her role as a ghostly young woman in the supernatural suspense drama Mahal , in which she acted opposite Ashok Kumar , made her a star.
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There is a special kind of beauty that you cannot unsee, the kind which remains etched in your heart for a long time. Madhubala was the epitome of this precise beauty. Calling her beautiful would be an understatement. Born on February 14, , Madhubala had an aura around her. Everything about the Indian Beauty has its own charm.
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Google Doodle on Thursday honoured the late legendary actress Madhubala. Known for her beauty, personality and sensitive portrayal of women in films, she was popularly known as "The Beauty with Tragedy" and "The Venus of Indian Cinema". She was known as the "Marilyn Monroe of Bollywood".