Lata Mangeshkar

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Lata Mangeshkar was born on 28th September 1929. He is an Indian playback singer and music director.

She has recorded songs in over a thousand Hindi films and has sung songs in over thirty-six regional Indian languages and foreign languages, though primarily in Marathi, Hindi, and Bengali. The Dadasaheb Phalke Award was bestowed on her in 1989 by the Government of India.

In 2001, in recognition of her contributions to the nation, she was awarded the Bharat Ratna, India’s highest civilian honour.

We wish her a very Happy Birthday!