Raj Babbar shared this picture. (Picture courtesy: rajbabbarmp)


  • Smita Patil was born on October 17, 1955
  • She died in 1986
  • “An artist of incomparable genius,” wrote Raj Babbar on Friday

New Delhi:

On spouse Smita Patil’s delivery anniversary, actor-turned-politician Raj Babbar fondly remembered her by sharing a touching observe on Saturday. Smita Patil was identified for her contribution to the parallel cinema second within the Eighties. She was born on October 17, 1955. On Instagram, Raj Babbar posted a million-dollar throwback image of the late actress and wrote: “An artist of incomparable genius, an individual with such an emotional soul – fondly remembering Smita right now on her birthday. You had such a brief journey and but your fascinating presence is felt by all whose life you touched. Your affect has been so significant.” Raj Babbar and Smita Patil’s son Prateik Babbar dropped coronary heart icons on his father’s publish.

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Raj Babbar was married to theatre persona Nadira Zaheer when he fell in love with Smita Patil. He married her however did not divorce Nadira Zaheer. Smita Patil died a couple of weeks after she gave delivery to Prateik. She was simply 31. After her dying in 1986, Raj Babbar returned to reside with Nadira, with whom he has two youngsters – Juhi and Arya – each actors.

Prateik Babbar typically shares throwback photos of his mom on social media with heartfelt notes. We now have picked a couple of for you, have a look:

Smita Patil was one of the celebrated actresses within the Eighties. She is remembered for her performances in movies like Bhumika, Chakra, Namak Halaal, Bazaar and Arth amongst others. A few of her movies like Nazrana, Avam and Thikana launched after her dying.