Legendary actress Suchitra Sen, known as the Greta Garbo of Bengali cinema, died of a heart attack at a super-speciality hospital in Kolkata on Frinday. Sen starred in memorable Hindi films like ‘Devdas’, and ‘Aandhi’ and ‘Saat Paake Bandha’, ‘Agnipariksha’, ‘Saptapadi’ and ‘Deep Jwele Jai’ in Bengali.
We remember the actress through her popular Hindi songs:
Tere Bina Zindagi Se Koi – Aandhi
Director Gulzar acheived a feat when he managed to convince Suchitra Sen to star in the movie opposite Sanjeev Kumar. The result was Aandhi. The music is remembered till today and so are the performances by the lead pair.
Deewana Mastana Hua Dil Jaane – Bombai Ka Babu
Suchitra Sen was cast opposite Dev Anand in the film which had some memorable songs.
Dekhne Mein Bhola Hai Dil Ka Salouna – Bombai Ka Babu
Suchitra Sen teases Dev Anand in this melodious number.
Rahen Na Rahen Hum – Mamata
A timeless melody featuring Suchitra Sen and Ashok Kumar.
Iss Mod Se Jaate Hain – Aandhi
A song that plays on the music channels even today and Suchitra Sen and Sanjeev Kumar