Google Doodle Celebrates Nargis’ 86th Birthday


A snapshot of the Google doodle on actor Nargis on the occasion of her 86th birthday.

Google celebrated Bollywood’s queen actor Nargis’ 86th birthday with a doodle of the actor on Monday. The actor known for her classic roles in films such as Mother IndiaAwara among other Hindi blockbusters. Her role in Mother India won her critical acclaim and the film was India’s first submission to the Academy Awards in the Best Foreign Film category in 1958. She was also the first film actress to be accorded with the Padma Shri title by the Government of India. Nargis was also nominated to the Rajya Sabha in 1980. However, she was diagnosed with cancer and died during her tenure.

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