Mala Sinha – Biography, Facts & Life Story

Mala Sinha Indian Actress
Mala Sinha

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Height, Weight & Physical Stats

Body Measurements 35-26-34 Inches
Bodytype Slim
Height 5 feet 4 inches (1.63 m)
Weight 55 kg (121 lbs)
Hair Color Black
Eye Color Black
Nickname Mala
Gender Female
Age 87 years old (in 2023)
Date of Birth November 11, 1936
Full Name Mala Sinha
Profession Actress
Nationality Indian
Birthplace Kolkata, India
Religion Hinduism
Zodiac Sign Scorpio

Alda Sinha, professionally known as Mala Sinha. She is a former actress who has worked in Hindi, Nepali, and Bengali movies. She is known for her remarkable performances and well-praised acting skills. She started her career with regional cinema. She was active in Hindi cinema in the late 50s and early 70s.


During her career life, the actress Mala Sinha spent four decades and rose to fame with Guru Dutt’s directorial named ‘Pyaasa’ which was released in the year 1957. Later, she acted in ‘Dhool Ka Phool’ which was directed by Yash Chopra in 1959.

Here you will be surprised to know that the veteran actress Mala Sinha has acted in more than a hundred movies.

Some of them are most popular including Phir Subah Hogi (1958), Hariyali Aur Rasta, Anpadh (both 1962), Dil Tera Deewana (1962), Gumrah, Bahurani (both 1963), and many more.

Among many other movies, she was known for her work in movies, like; Jahan Ara (1964), Himalay Ki God Mein (1965), Aasra (1966), Ankhen, Do Kaliyaan (both 1968), and Maryada (1971).

Moreover, Mala Sinha was known for being a ‘Daring Diva’ and ‘Torch Bearer’ of women’s cinema for portraying the strong, female-centric roles in a plethora of movies.

What’s best? She has been honored with many awards and also earned nominations including the Filmfare Lifetime Achievement Award in 2018.

Mala Sinha is the winner of the Bengal Film Journalists’ Association Awards in the year 1967.


Throughout her life, the actress won many awards and nominations including Filmfare Awards, Screen Awards, and many more that are prominent.


Mala Sinha Education

School: St. John’s Diocesan Girls’ Higher Secondary School

Mala Sinha Career

Profession: Actress

Family & Relatives

Father: Albert Sinha

Marital Status: Married

Husband: Chidambar Prasad Lohani (m. 1968)

No. of Children: 1

Daughter: Pratibha Sinha


Who is Mala Sinha?

Mala Sinha is an Indian actress, born on 11 November, 1936 in Kolkata, India.

How old is Mala Sinha?

Mala Sinha is 87 years old as of December 2023.

How tall is Mala Sinha?

Mala Sinha is 5 feet 4 inches (1.63 m).

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