Geeta Bali – Biography, Facts & Life Story

Geeta Bali India Actress and Producer

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Height, Weight & Physical Stats

Body Measurements 34-25-35 Inches
Height 5 feet 4 inches (1.65 m)
Weight 64 kg (141 lbs)
Hair Color Brown
Eye Color Brown

Nickname Geeta
Gender female
Date of Birth 1930
Full Name Geeta Bali
Profession Actress and Producer
Nationality India
Date of Death 21 January, 1965
Place of Death Mumbai, Maharashtra
Birthplace Sargodha, Punjab
Religion Hinduism
Published on August 29, 2019 on 08:31 AM

Geeta Bali (late) was a famed Indian actress who predominantly worked in the Bollywood film industry and acted in various movies from 1942 to 1965. She was born in 1930 and died in the year 1965. She was the daughter of Harkirtan Kaur and the wife of the famed, veteran actor, Shammi Kapoor. Geeta Bali was considered as one of the expressive actresses of Hindi cinema for her amazing acting prowess. She was born in Sargodha, Punjab, India, and later moved to Mumbai where she took the start of her career.


At the age of 12, Geeta Bali took the start of her career with a debut movie “The Cobbler” as a child star. She made her adult debut with the movie “Badnaami” which was released in the year 1946. In the movie, she appeared as the lead actress. During the 1950s, she had worked alongside her future brother-in-law Raj Kapoor in the movie “Bawre Nain”. Also, she worked alongside her future father-in-law Prithviraj Kapoor in the movie “Anand Math”. It is popular that the majority of actresses quit the acting after the wedding but Geeta Baali was the one who didn’t quit the film industry and continued working in the film industry till her death. From 1942 to 1965, she had worked in more than 70 movies for which she got huge acclaim and praise from fans and viewers. When she married into the Kapoor family, she didn’t leave her career and kept entertained her fans and followers with her amazing acting prowess. While she was last seen in the movie “Jabse Tumhe Dekha Hai” which was released in the year 1963.


Geeta Baali had achieved much recognition and fame during her career life and always felt grateful for the constant success.

Personal Life

In 1955, she got married to Shammi Kapoor with whom she worked in the movie “Coffee House”. The couple is blessed with two kids- a son named Aditya Raj Kapoor, and a daughter Kanchan.


In 1965, Geeta Baali died as she got smallpox while shooting a Punjabi movie “Rano” which was directed by Rajinder Singh Bedi.

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Geeta Bali Education

Qualification: Travelling

Geeta Bali Career

Profession: Actress and Producer

Net Worth: $100K-$1M

Family & Relatives

Father: Pandit Kartar Singh

Brother: Digvijay

Sister: Hardarshan Kaur

Marital Status: Married

: Shammi Kapoor

No. of Children: 2

Son: Aditya Raj Kapoor

Daughter: Kanchan Ketan Desai


Who was Geeta Bali?

Geeta Bali was an India actress and producer.

When did Geeta Bali pass away?

Geeta Bali passed away on 21 January, 1965.

How old was Geeta Bali at the time of death?

Geeta Bali was 4 years old when he passed away.

How tall was Geeta Bali?

Geeta Bali was 5 feet 4 inches (1.65 m).

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