Today is Actor Helen’s birthday. Born Helen Anna Richardson, she turns 80, on this day. Popularly known as Helen, she is a Burma-born Bollywood actor and dancer. She has been a recipient of 2 Filmfare Awards and has been seen in more than 700 movies. Helen is considered to be the most sought-after nautch dancer of her time. She has inspired the making of 4 movies and one book.
Bollywood and Actor Helen’s Birthday:
Here are some Bollywood songs featuring Helen:
Mera naam Chin Chin Chu… Howrah Bridge (1958)
Thandi baharonse hai gulzar China Town… China Town (1962)
Ek chameli ke mandve tale… Cha Cha Cha (1964)
Chodkar tere pyar ka daman… Woh Kaun Thi (1964)
Tiki riki tiki riki takuri… Woh Kaun Thi? (1964)
Ashiq hoon ik mehejabeen ka… Pagla Kahin Ka (1970) Helen has performed the dance only in this song.
Is duniya mein jeena hai toh sunlo meri baat… Gumnaam (1965)
O haseena zulfonwali… Teesri Manzil (1966)
Baithe hain kya uske paas… Jewel Thief (1967)