mithun shettywrote on Jun 17 2009 4:09PM
Yogeeta Bali was born 13 August 1952 in Mumbai..She is the niece of Bollywood actress Geeta Bali, Shammi Kapoor's first wife.She worked as a computer engineer before becoming an actress. She went to the University of Calcutta, and graduated with a B.S. and went on to receive her M.Sc.
Bali was around at the same time as a lot of huge stars so did not become a major star herself. Among her contemporaries were Reena Roy, Rakhee, Sharmila Tagore, Hema Malini, Rekha, Jaya Bachchan, and Zeenat Aman.She became singer/actor Kishore Kumar's third wife. He directed her and acted with her in "Sabhash Daddy" (1979). Producer Shakti Samanta thought that Yogita fell in love with actor Mithun Chakraborty on the set of his film Khwab (1980).[She divorced Kishore Kumar to marry Mithun, thus also starting the singing career of Bappi Lahiri.One of her most enjoyable films was 'Biwi-O-Biwi' in which she starred opposite Sanjeev Kumar.
Yogeeta married singer-actor Kishore Kumar in 1976.But it was not a long lasting marriage life.After that Yogeeta married Mithun Chakraborty in 1982. They have four children (Mimoh, who is an actor in his own right, Rimoh, Namashi and Dishani)