Parveen Babi was born on April 4 1949 in Junagadh and did her early schooling in Aurangabad and later attended St. Xavier's College, Ahmedabad. Her father Vali Mohammed Babi, a Gujarati muslim, was an administrator with the ''Nawab'' of Junagadh. Babi was born fourteen years after the marriage of her parents and was an only child.
she was spotted by director BR Ishara. She made her debut in Chraitra (1973) with Salim Durrani. The beginning was rather insignificant to the eventful career that was to follow
Parveen Babi along with Zeenat Aman with their chiselled looks, well-sculpted bodies and anglicised accents donned the mantle of archetypal Indian heroine and imparted to the female prima donna of Bollywood their characteristic mannerisms forever (The likes ...» read full biography