- Birthday04 June, 1936
- Fun Trivia:Nutan has won the Filmfare Award for Best Actress five times – a record she held for over 30 years before it was matched by her niece Kajol.
Born to director-poet Kumarsen Samarth and his actress wife Shobhna, Nutan Bahl aka Nutan was an Indian actress who appeared in over 70 Bollywood films in a career spanning almost 40 years. Nutan is counted amongst the finest actresses to have come out of the Hindi film industry. She played unconventional roles with finesse, some of which are remembered till date. Winner of six Filmfare Awards and recipient of the Padma Shri, Nutan died of breast cancer in 1991. Her son Mohnish Bahl is a popular character actor who is active in Hindi films and television.