Indian movie stars died at 70

Here are 2 famous actresses from India died at 70:


Suryakantam (October 28, 1924 East Godavari district-December 18, 1994 Hyderabad) otherwise known as Suryakantham was an Indian actor.

She died caused by natural causes.

Suryakantam was a versatile character actress who appeared in over 500 films in a career spanning almost five decades. She started her acting career in the 1940s and was famous for playing eccentric and comic roles. Suryakantam was known for her impeccable comic timing and her ability to steal scenes with her performances. She acted with some of the biggest stars in the industry, including N.T. Rama Rao and Akkineni Nageswara Rao. Despite being known for her comedic roles, Suryakantam was also capable of delivering heartfelt performances in serious roles. She won the Nandi Award for Best Supporting Actress for her role in the film "Satyabhama" in 1976. Suryakantam was a beloved figure in the Telugu film industry and her contribution to Indian cinema is remembered to this day.

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Usha Kiran

Usha Kiran (April 22, 1929 Vasai-Virar-March 9, 2000 Nashik) also known as Usha Kiron was an Indian actor. She had two children, Tanvi Azmi and Adwait Kher.

Usha Kiran made her acting debut in the Marathi film, "Sau Ka Note" (1954) and went on to work in several Marathi and Hindi films. She was known for her versatile roles, and her performance in the film, "Bawarchi" (1972) won her critical acclaim. Usha Kiran was also a popular stage actress, and her work in the play, "Hamidabaichi Kothi" was highly appreciated. She was honored with the Padma Shri in 1968 for her contribution to the arts. Usha Kiran passed away in Nashik in 2000, leaving behind a rich legacy of work in Indian cinema and theater.

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