Lata Mangeshkar Biography, Death Date, Husband, Songs, Awards, Income and Net Worth

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Hello Everyone, in this article you will get to know about Lata Mangeshkar Biography, Death Date, Husband, Songs, Awards, Income and Net Worth.

Who was Lata Mangeshkar?

Lata Mangeshkar does not need any introduction because almost everyone knows her very well but for those who don’t know who Lata Mangeshkar then let you know that she was a legendary singer in India famously known as “Nightingale of Bollywood.”

Personalities like Lata Mangeshkar will never come again in this world. The contribution of Lata Mangeshkar to the Music industry can not be forgotten. She is considered the national treasure of India.

Bollywood Stars and singers call her by the name ‘Didi‘, which means elder sister.

Lata Mangeshkar Biography

Real NameHema Mangeshkar
Nick Name“Swar Kokila” (Nightingale of Bollywood) or “Didi”
Date of Birth28 September 1929
Age92 Years (Till Death)
BirthplaceIndore, Indore State, Central India Agency, British India
HometownMumbai, India
Date of Death6 February 2022
Place of DeathBreach Candy Hospital, Mumbai
Cause of DeathCOVID-19 Complications and Organ Failure
Father’s NameCOVID-19 Complications and Organ Failure
Mother’s NameShevanti Mangeshkar (sister of Deenanath Mangeshkar’s first wife Narmada)
Brother’s NameHridaynath Mangeshkar (Music director)
Sister’s NameUsha Mangeshkar (Playback singer)
Asha Bhosle (Playback Singer)
Meena Khadikar (Playback Singer, Composer)
HusbandShe never married
Boyfriend/AffairsBhupen Hazarika (Lyricist)
Monthly IncomeAround Rs 40 Lakh
Net WorthAround Rs 380 Crore
SchoolSchool Drop-out
College/UniversityDid not attend
QualificationShe attended a school in Mumbai, only for a single day

Lata Mangeshkar Career

Lata Mangeshkar was born into a Musicians family, her father was Deenanath Mangeshkar, a famous musician, and Hindustani classical vocalist. She started her career at a very young age.

She worked predominantly as a “Playback Singer,” providing the voice for some of Bollywood’s most famous films. Lata Mangeshkar has sung more than 30,000 songs in different languages, primarily in Hindi, Marathi, and Bengali.

Lata Mangeshkar Birth Date

Lata Mangeshkar was born on 28 September 1929 in a Musician family in Indore, India.

Lata Mangeshkar Death date

Lata Mangeshkar Died on 6th February 2022 in Mumbai, India. Lata Mangeshkar’s Age was 92 till Death.

Lata Mangeshkar Cause of Death

Lata Mangeshkar was suffering from health complications related to Covid-19. She tested COVID-19 Positive in January 2022 and had been seeking treatment in the hospital for Pneumonia. Ultimately she died because of Multi-Organ Failure.

Lata Mangeshkar Family

Lata Mangeshkar was born into a musician family, her father Deenanath Mangeshkar was a Marathi theatre actor and Musician. Her Mother Shevanti Mangeshkar was a sister of Deenanath Mangeshkar’s first wife Narmada.

Lata Mangeshkar mother and father
Lata Mangeshkar mother and father

Her siblings are also in the music industry. Her younger brother Hridaynath Mangeshkar is a very famous Music director in India and He is popularly known as Balasaheb in the music and film industry.

Lata Mangeshkar with her sisters
Lata Mangeshkar with her sisters

Lata Mangeshkar’s younger sisters Usha Mangeshkar, Asha Bhosle and Meena Khadikar are popular playback singers in India.

Lata Mangeshkar Husband

Lata Mangeshkar has never married and she has contributed her whole life to Music.

Lata Mangeshkar Height and Body Measurement

Eye ColorBlack
Hair ColourSalt and Pepper
HeightIn feet and inches – 5’1″
In Meters – 1.55 m
In Centimeters – 155 cm

Lata Mangeshkar Official Handles

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Lata Mangeshkar Car Collection

Lata Mangeshkar was very fond of cars. He has cars ranging from Chevrolet to Mercedes, Buick and Chrysler. Late filmmaker Yash Chopra had gifted a Mercedes car to Lata Mangeshkar when her song ‘Veer Zara’ was released.

Lata Mangeshkar Income

According to media reports, Lata Mangeshkar used to charge Rs 20,000 per song and gradually earned Rs 50,000 per song. With her income, Lata Mangeshkar became a benchmark for the remuneration of other singers. She encouraged her fellow singers to charge as per their worth.

According to some other sources, her monthly income was around Rs 40 lakh and her annual income was around Rs 6 crore.

Lata Mangeshkar Net Worth

Late Lata Mangeshkar’s income comes from the royalty of her music and she had done a lot of investment too. According to some sources, Lata Mangeshkar has a Net worth of around 380 Crores in Indian rupees.

Lata Mangeshkar Awards

Late Lata Mangeshkar won tons of awards, some famous awards won by Lata Mangeshkar are mentioned below.

Government of India Awards

1969Padma Bhushan
1989Dada Saheb Phalke Award
1999Padma Vibhushan
2001“One Time Award for Lifetime Achievement” honour to commemorate the 60th anniversary of India’s independence 
2008“One Time Award for Lifetime Achievement” honor to commemorate the 60th anniversary of India’s independence 

Maharashtra State Film Awards

1966Best Playback Singer for Sadhi Mansa
1966Best Music Director for Sadhi Manas (Marathi) under the name ‘Anandghan
1966Best Playback Singer for Jait Re Jait
1966Maharashtra Bhushan Award
1966Maharashtra Ratna (First Recipient)

National Film Awards

1972 National Film Award for Best Female Playback Singer for songs of the film Parichay
1974 National Film Award for Best Female Playback Singer for songs of the film Kora Kagaz
1990 National Film Award for Best Female Playback Singer for songs of the film Lekin

Filmfare Awards

1959“Aaja Re Pardesi” from Madhumati
1963“Kahi Deep Jale Kahi Dil” from Bees Saal Baad
1966“Tumhi Mere Mandir Tumhi Meri Pooja” from Khandan
1970“Aap Mujhe Achhe Lagne Lage” from Jeene Ki Raah
1993Filmfare Lifetime Achievement Award
1994Filmfare Special Award for “Didi Tera Devar Deewana” from Hum Aapke Hain Koun..!
2004Filmfare Special Award where a golden trophy was presented on the occasion of Filmfare Awards completing 50 years

Lata Mangeshkar FAQ’s

What was the cause of Lata Mangeshkar’s Death?

Lata Mangeshkar died because of COVID-19 complications and Multi-organ failure.

What is the real name of Lata Mangeshkar?

The real name of Lata Mangeshkar is Hema Mangeshkar.

What is the name of Lata Mangeshkar’s Husband?

Lata Mangeshkar has never married.

Is Lata Mangeshkar and Asha Bhosle are Sisters?

Yes, Lata Mangeshkar is the elder sister of Asha Bhosle.

How Much Was Late Lata Mangeshkar Net Worth?

The estimated Net worth of Lata Mangeshkar is around Rs 380 crore.

What was the Age of Late Lata Mangeshkar Till Death?

The late Lata Mangeshkar was 92 years old until his death.

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