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Asha Bhosle Biography

Asha Bhosle
Asha Bhosle

Born Sep 08, 1933
Father Deenanath Mangeshkar
Mother Shevanti Mangeshkar
Debut Film Majha Bal
Spouse RD Burman
Location

     Asha Bhosle is an Indian film playback singer. She was born on September 8, 1933 in Sangli, Maharashtra, India. She is the son of Deenanath Mangeshkar and Shevanti Mangeshkar. She made his singing debut with the Marathi film Majha Bal in 1943.

     She sang in the films Dus Lakh, Shikar, Caravan, Hare Rama Hare Krishna, Naina, Pran Jaye Par Vachan Na Jaye, Don, Rangeela, Umrao Jaan, Ijaazat and Lagaan.

     She won 7 Filmfare awards, 2 National film awards, 1 IIFA award, 17 Maharashtra state awards and many more. She was honoured with the Padma Vibhushan and Dadasaheb Phalke Award by the Government of India. She married RD Burman in 1980. She had three children.