Happy Birthday Leena Chandavarkar: Kishore Kumar sat on Strike to Marry the Actress

Leena 's golden journey started after meeting Sunil Dutt. She started getting success in films and she was touching new heights.
Image Credit: Amar Ujala
Image Credit: Amar Ujala

The innocence on the face, the dreams in the eyes, and the elegance in the acts… An example of carefree beauty, Leena Chandavarkar won the hearts of people with her every color on the screen. Born on 29 August 1950, the famous 70's actress Leena is celebrating her 71st birthday this year. Before joining films, Leena used to work in commercials, and there she was noticed by actor Sunil Dutt, after which she signed her opposite in the film 'Mann Ka Meet'.

Leena became Kishore Kumar's fourth wife

Image Credit: Amar Ujala
Image Credit: Amar Ujala

Leena's golden journey started after meeting Sunil Dutt. She started getting success in films and she was touching new heights. Leena was very conservative, which is why she never wore a bikini in films and never got any photoshoot done. He had that magic in his eyes that everyone used to become crazy about him. Although there was a lot of turmoil in Lena's personal life.

Married to Politician Siddharth Bandokar

Leena worked in more than one hit film and everyone was crazy about her beauty but her married life never went on track. Leena was just 24-25 years old when she got married to Siddharth Bandokar. Siddhartha belonged to a big political family of Goa. However, Siddharth died in an accident shortly after the marriage and Leena became a widow at the age of 25.

Image Credit: Amar Ujala
Image Credit: Amar Ujala

It is said that due to being widowed at a young age, people started taunting Linako at that time. Some people started using bad words for him, after which he had made up his mind to commit suicide. However, Kishore Kumar came into Leena's life and her life changed. She became the fourth wife of Kishore Kumar.

All-Rounder Kishore Kumar

The all-rounder Kishore Kumar who came into Leena's life once again learned to love. The two became friends and then love. After this, both of them decided that they will get married. Born in a Marathi family, Leena's father was an officer in the army. When he came to know about her and Kishore's desire to get married, he flatly denied the relationship. It is said that film Kishore Kumar went to his house in Dharwad to persuade her father and sat on a dharna outside the house. Not only this, but they also started singing the song, 'Nafrat Karne walon ke seene mein pyar bhar doon'. This song was sung by Kishore Kumar.

Image Credit: Amar Ujala
Image Credit: Amar Ujala

Although Leena's father was a bit strict as an army officer, Kishore Kumar's efforts and songs melted his heart and he accepted this relationship. After this Kishore Kumar and Leena got married in the year 1980. After this, she gave birth to a son named Sumit Kumar. Post of a few years of marriage, Kishore Kumar also passed away. Now Leena stays away from the glamour industry with her son.

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