Did you know, the Khoobsurat actress’ real name is Bhanurekha? The actress was born in Tamil Nadu on 10th October, 1954. Popularly known as Rekha, this versatile actress with her finest acting skills has contributed her talent in 180 films and has also bagged several awards in the industry. Today, Bollywood’s Umraojaan is celebrating her 60th birth anniversary.
Rekha started her career with Rangula Ratnam, a Telugu film, where she nailed the National Film Award for Best Actress. In the initial period, Rekha had to face lot of ups and downs like any other actor but later she shone like a sun. Though she was rejected due to her over weight and dark complexion, she made her way into this glamorous world.
The beautiful Umraojaan had been into many controversies with Amitabh Bachchan but that did not affect her eclat in the industry. Rekha was known as the strong women and the actress still looks that remarkable and stunning.
Here are some unseen old photos of the birthday girl. Take a look: