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Smita Patil

Smita Patil (Raj Babbar’s Wife) Son, Death Cause, Family, Biography& More

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Smita Patil (17 October 1955- 13 December 1986) was an Indian actress who mainly appears in Bollywood, TV and theaters. In just 10 years of Career, she appeared in over 80 movies of various language. She was married to Actor Raj Babbar.

She died at young age of 31. Her death cause is Brain infection due to child complications. She was died within 14 days of giving birth to his son Prateek Babbar. [1]

Wiki/Biography

Real NameSmita Patil
NicknameSmita
HusbandRaj Babbar
Date of Birth17 october, 1955
Died on13 December, 1986
Death CauseBrain infection due to Childbirth Complications
ProfessionActress
SonPratik Babbar

Family, Husband and More

Smita Patil was born to Hindu Family in Village Bhatpure Distt Dhule, Maharashtara, India. Her father was a politician named Shivajirao Girdhar patil and mother was a social worker named Vidyatai Patil.

Talking about her Studies, she completed her Education from Renuka Swaroop Memorial high school in Pune.

During her bollywood career, she felt in love with Raj Babbar. Both met first time on the set of Bheegi Palken. After that She started with him in live-in.

But Raj Babbar was married to Nadira. For smita, he gave Divorced to Nadia. Then they both gets married.

After marriage, Smita gave birth to prateik Babar in 1986. Then, just within 14 days, she died due to infection or brain infection.

Father NameShivajirao Girdhar patil
Mother NameVidyatai Patil
HusbandRaj Babbar
SonPrateik Babbar
Died on13 December, 1986

Death Cause/ Reason of Death

At the Age of 31, Smita Patil died on 13 December 1986. She died due to Childbirth complications (Brain infections) after giving birth to Prateek Babbar.

Although there is controversy about her death. Almost two decades after her death, a film director Mrinal Sen alleged that Smita Patil died due to medical negligence.

Career

Samita Patil did many movies and TV shows and also worked as a Newsreader. She has worked with many famous directors including Shyam Benegal, Govind Nahalani, Satyajit Rey, and Mrinal Sen.

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She was awarded with National Film Award for his performance in the film Bhumika. Smita Patil did many movies with Rajesh Khanna namely Dil-E-Naadan, Aakhir Kyon, Anokha Rasta, Angaarey, Najrana, and Amrit.

The song “Dushman na Kare Dost ne Woh Kaam Kiya Hai” became popular from the movie Ahir Kyun. She has done over 80 movies in all languages. Even 10 movies were released after her death.

Movies List

YearFilmRole
1974Mere Saath ChalGeeta
1974SamnaKamley
1975Nishant (Night’s End)Rukumani
1975Charandas ChorRajkumari (Princess)
1976ManthanBindu
1977BhumikaUsha/Urvashi Dalvi
1977Jait Re JaitChindhi
1977Saal Solvan ChadyaPinky
1978Kondura / AnugrahamParvati
1978GamanKhairun Hussain
1978SarvasakshiSujatha
1980Bhavani BhavaiUjaan
1980AakroshNagi Lahanya
1980Albert Pinto Ko Gussa Kyon Aata HaiJoan
1980The NaxalitesAjitha
1980AnveshaneRevati
1981ChakraAmma
1981SadgatiJhuria
1981Tajurba
1982ArthKavita Sanyal
1982Badle Ki AagBijli
1982BazaarNajma
1982Bheegi PalkeinShanti
1982Dard Ka RishtaDr. Anuradha
1982Dil-E-NadaanSheela
1982Namak HalaalPoonam
1982Naseeb Ni Balihari
1982ShaktiRoma Devi
1982SitamMeenakshi
1982UmbarthaSulabha Mahajan
1983MandiZeenat
1983GhungrooKesarbai
1983Ardh SatyaJyotsna Gokhale
1983QayamatShashi
1983HaadsaAsha
1983Chatpati
1984Aaj Ki AawazRajni Deshmukh
1984RaavanGanga
1984Pet Pyaar Aur Paap
1984Meraa Dost Meraa DushmanLali
1984TarangJanki
1984ShapathShanti
1984Kanoon Meri Mutthi Mein
1984GiddhHanumi
1984Anand Aur AnandKiran
1984FarishtaKashibai
1984Hum Do Hamare Do
1984Kasam Paida Karne Wale KiAarti
1985ChidambaramShivagami
1985GhulamiSumitra Sultan Singh
1985DebshishuSeeta
1985Aakhir Kyon?Nisha
1985Meraa Ghar Mere BachcheGeeta Bhargav
1985JawabRajni / Radha Gupta / Fredi Martis / Salma Hussain
1986Aap Ke SaathGanga
1986AmritKamla Shrivastav
1986DilwaalaSumitra Devi
1986DahleezSukhbir Kaur
1986AngaareyArti Varma
1986Kaanch Ki DeewarNisha
1986Anokha RishtaDr. Pramila
1986Teesra Kinara
1987Mirch MasalaSonbai
1987Dance DanceRadha
1987ThikanaShashi Goel
1987SutradharPrerna
1987Insaniyat Ke DushmanLakshmi Nath
1987Ahsaan
1987RaaheeRano/Sandhya
1987NazranaMukta
1987AvamDr. Shabnam
1987Sher Shivaji
1988WaarisParamjit
1988Hum Farishte NahinRoma
1988Akarshan
1989Galiyon Ke BadshahTulsi

Awards

National Filmfare Award

In the years 1981& 1978, Smita Patil got 2 national Filmfare awards as Best Actress for the movies Chakra and Bhumika respectively.

Filmfare Award

She got a Filmfare Award for the movie Chakara in year 1982.

Padam Shree Award

In 1985, She was awarded with Padam Shree Award for his notable and immortal work in Indian Cinema.

Facts

Before becoming an actress, she worked as a news Reader. She Read the news by putting a saree on her jeans.

She did many movies in Kannada, Malayalam, and other regional cinema.

Smita was a very optimistic and unresistable actress. She did movies that can’t be forgotten.

She died due to some childbirth complications and a Brain infection.

It is said that Raj Babbar married her without giving a divorce to her first wife.

Her 10 movies were released after she was no more.

She was awarded with Padamshree in 1985 for her brilliant performance and work in the film industry.

A Postage stamp having here face was issued on 3 May, 2013 by Indian Government.

Source— Movies LIST.. wikipedia, [1] death cause– Source

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