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Sulochana Latkar Height, Weight, Age, Death, Children

Sulochana Latkar Quick Info
Height 5 ft 2 in
Weight 58 kg
Date of Birth July 30, 1928
Zodiac Sign Leo
Date of Death June 4, 2023

Sulochana Latkar was an Indian actor who worked in Marathi and Hindi cinema and acted in 50 films in Marathi and around 250 Hindi films. Known for often playing mother figures, she appeared in a number of films like Muqaddar Ka Sikandar, Anarkali, Baaz, Do Thug, Jagte Raho, Do UstadDil Apna Aur Preet Parai, Himmatwala, Mohabbat Ki JeetKora Kagaz, Bhabhi Ki ChudiyanBabarAaja Sanam, Amrit ManthanSampoorna Ramayana, Gangu, Neela Aakash, JhoolaBharosaSharabiPyar Hi Pyar, Devi, Ghar Sansar, Bhagwan Parshuram, Talash, Johny Mera NaamRoti Kapada Aur Makan, My Love, Rootha Na Karo, Lakhon Mein Ek, PardesiTum Haseen Main JawanReshma Aur Shera, Bombay Talkies, Baharon Phool Barsao, Veer GhatotkachDuniya Kya JaneBrahma Vishnu Mahesh, Seema, Jane Anjane, Ladki Pasand HaiKati PatangMain Sunder Hoon, Gora Aur Kala, Mere Jeevan SaathiKhoon Bhari Maang, Rakhi Aur HathkadiDil Ki RahenKahani Kismat Ki, Aahat, Sampoorna Santoshi Maa Ki MahimaKala Dhandha Gorey Log, Aap Ki Kasam, International Crook, Jeevan Dhara, WarrantKhaan DostAashiq Hoon Baharon Ka, and Andar Baahar. In 1999, she was honored with Padma Shri (the 4th-highest civilian award of the Republic of India).

Born Name

Rangu Diwan

Other Name

Sulochana Latkar

Sulochana Latkar at Maharashtra Day celebration in 2011
Sulochana Latkar at Maharashtra Day celebration in 2011 (Bollywood Hungama / bollywoodhungama.com / CC BY 3.0)

Age

She was born on July 30, 1928.

Died

On June 4, 2023, she died due to age-related complications and prolonged illness at the age of 94 at Shushrusha Hospital in Dadar, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India.

Sun Sign

Leo

Born Place

Belgaum, Bombay Presidency, British India (present-day Belagavi, Karnataka, India)

Residence

She resided in Prabhadevi, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India.

Nationality

Indian

 

Occupation

Actor

Build

Average

Height

5 ft 2 in or 157.5 cm

Weight

58 kg or 128 lbs

Boyfriend / Spouse

Sulochana Latkar had dated –

  1. Muthuraman – Sulochana Latkar was 14 years old when she got married to Muthuraman and gave birth to a daughter named Kanchan Ghanekar. Kanchan later married Marathi stage star and dental surgeon Dr. Kashinath Ghanekar.

Race / Ethnicity

Asian (Indian)

Hair Color

Salt and Pepper

Eye Color

Dark Brown

Sexual Orientation

Straight

Distinctive Features

Frequently played the role of mother

Sulochana Latkar Facts

  1. She played the role of Jamna in the 1959 Hindi romantic comedy film Dil Deke Dekho, starring Shammi Kapoor and Asha Parekh.
  2. Along with actor Nirupa Roy, Sulochana Latkar became popular for playing the “mother” roles right from 1959 until the early 1990s.
  3. Alongside Dilip Prabhavalkar, Ashok Saraf, Ranjana, Mohan Kothiwan, Ram Nagarkar, and Mohan Joshi, Sulochana Latkar co-starred as Radha Mavshi in the 1982 Marathi-language horror comedy film Ek Daav Bhutacha.
  4. She was cast as J.D.’s mother in the 1988 Hindi-language action thriller film Khoon Bhari Maang, based on the Australian drama mini-series Return to Eden (1983). The film stars Rekha, Kabir Bedi, Sonu Walia, Shatrughan Sinha, and Kader Khan.
  5. On the occasion of the birth anniversary of Baburao Painter (a pioneer filmmaker and artist regarded as one of the founders of modern Marathi cinema), Sulochana Latkar was honored with the Chitrabhushan Award instituted by the Akhil Bharatiya Marathi Chitrapat Mahamandal in 2003.
  6. She received the Filmfare Lifetime Achievement Award in 2004 and was awarded the Maharashtra Bhushan Award by the Government of Maharashtra in 2009.

Featured Image by Bollywood Hungama / bollywoodhungama.com / CC BY 3.0

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