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Bollywood's 8 great tragedies

New Delhi: Several decades have passed since these Bollywood stars died, but their  performances still remain fresh in our minds.  Madhubala as Anarkali, Meena Kumari as Pakeezah, Nargis as Mother India and Sanjeev kumar as

India TV News Desk [Updated:07 Nov 2012, 10:18 AM IST]


5.Divya Bharati----------


Divya Bharti became the heartthrob of millions  during the Eighties and was poised to become the queen of Bollywood before cruel destiny took her away.

Divya, a 19 year old actress, fell five stories from her apartment in Mumbai.

There was a police probe into her sudden death which remains a mystery till date.

Did somebody push her from the window, or did she jump on her own?

Her death created a storm in the  media and the entire megapolis of Mumbai  was speculating whether it was an accident, murder or suicide? However, the inquiry into Divya's death was closed in 1998  as there was no conclusive evidence.  

Her three-year-long career was full of ups and downs.

Divya Bharti was the first actress who acted opposite Shah Rukh Khan  

She was married to Sajid Nadiadwala in secret, due to family problems.