Nimmi Age, Husband, Family, Biography, Facts & More
Bio Real NameNawab Banoo ProfessionActress Physical Stats & More Height (approx.)in centimeters- 157 cm in meters- 1.57 m in feet inches- 5’ 2” Weight (approx.)in kilograms- 60 kg in pounds- 132 lbs Eye Colourhazel Hair ColourWhite Personal Life Date of Birth18 February 1933 Age (as in 2017) 84 Years Birth PlaceAgra, India Zodiac sign/Sun signPisces Nationality Indian HometownMumbai SchoolSt. Josephs Convent school, Bhopal CollegeThe Film and Television Institute of India, Pune Educational QualificationCourse in Acting DebutFilm: Barsaat(1949)
Some Lesser Known Facts About Nimmi
Does Nimmi smoke?: No
Does Nimmi drink alcohol?: No
Nimmi maternal grandfather was a small zamindar in pre-independent India. Those days few people obtained the title of Nawab. Her grandfather always wanted one. So, when Nimmi was born he gave her the title ‘Nawab’.
It was Raj Kapoor, who changed her name Nawab Banoo to Nimmi when he introduced her in ‘Barsaat’.
During the filming of Barsaat, a rakhi scene was being shot and Raj Kapoor called out Nimmi and asked her ”Nimmi do you know the meaning of Rakhi?”. She nodded and he asked her to tie it on his wrist. Since then she became his rakhi sister.
Ali Reza was the writer of ‘Aan’. Later they became closer and finally got married. She used to be a big fan of his writings. In fact, it was his writings that made her fell in love with him.
When Nimmi visited her sister while she was taking her last breath, the latter requested her to adopt her son if her husband remarried. She always wanted to have children but unfortunately, she had two miscarriages.