Nafisa Ali

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Nafisa Ali is an Actress, Social Activist

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Actress, Social Activist

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64 years, 2 months, 29 days, 13 hours, 45 minutes, 14 seconds.
23464 Total days

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Article Type: Biography
Category: Actress, Social Activist
NameNafisa Ali
Real NameNafisa Ali
Pet / Nick NameNot Such
ProfessionActress, Social Activist
OriginTajpur, Kolkata, West Bengal, India

Age, Dob, Birthplace, zodiac, star sign

Nafisa Ali Age (Current)64 years 2 months 29 days old
Date Of Birth (DOB)-- 01/18/1957 (M/D/Y)
BirthplaceKolkata, West Bengal, India
Star Sign (Nakshatra)Not Sure

Death Details

Alive Or DeadAlive
Date Of Death (DOD)-- (M/D/Y)
After Death Timeline0 years 0 months 0 days 0 hours 0 minutes 0 seconds
0 Total days

Personality, Physical Appearance

Body, Height, Weight

Body TypeSlim
Body MeasurementsNot Known
Zero SizeN/A
Nafisa Ali's Height5 feet 3 inches / 160 Centimeters
Weight55 kg / 121.275 lbs

Face Properties

Face ShapeOval
Eye ColourHazel Eyes
Nose TypeSharp
Hair ColourLight Blonde
Hair LengthMedium Length
Dimple StatusNo


CharacterGood Human
NegativeNot Known

Father / Mother, Family Details

Nafisa Ali FatherAhmed Ali (Photographer)
MotherPhilomena Torresan (A Roman Catholic of Anglo-Indian Heritage)
No. Of. Brothers1
No. Of. Sisters0
Brother(s)Niaz Ali (Motor Rallyist In Australia)

Father – Ahmed Ali (Photographer)

Mother – Philomena Torresan (A Roman Catholic of Anglo-Indian Heritage)

Brother – Niaz Ali (Motor Rallyist In Australia)

Sister – None

Relationship, Affairs, Wife / Husband, Girlfriends / Boyfriends

Nafisa Ali Relationship StatusCommitted
Interested InNot Known
Marital StatusMarried
Marital TypeNot Sure
SpouseHusband - Colonel R S Sodhi (A Polo Player- Arjuna Awardee)

Affairs / Boyfriends – Not Known

Wedding Details

Nafisa Ali's Wedding Date-
Together Timeline- 0 years 0 months 0 days 0 hours 0 minutes 0 seconds
0 Total days
Divorce Date-
Separated Timeline- 0 years 0 months 0 days 0 hours 0 minutes 0 seconds
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Son / Daughter, Children Details

No.Of. Male Kids1
No.Of. Female Kids2

Kids Details

Son – Ajit Sodhi

Daughter(s) – Pia Sodhi, Armana Sodhi

Caste, Religion, Community, Mother Tongue, Languages Known

Nafisa Ali's CasteFather - Not Known
Mother - Same As Fathers
CommunityNot Known
Mother TongueNot Revealed Yet
Languages KnownEnglish, Hindi, Bengali

Address, Native, Hometown, Current City

Native / OriginTajpur, Kolkata, West Bengal, India
Home TownTajpur, Kolkata, West Bengal, India
Nafisa Ali's Current CityTajpur, Kolkata, West Bengal, India
AddressNot Known

Education, Qualification

SchoolLa Martiniere, Calcutta
CollegeNot Known
Nafisa Ali's QualificationNot Known
Other Education NotesNot Known


Life Style

Does Nafisa Ali, Consume Alcohol?Yes
Does Nafisa Ali, Smoke Cigarettes?No
Will Drive?Yes
Is Nafisa Ali, Swims?Yes
Is Nafisa Ali, Yoga Practitioner?Not Sure Yet
Does Gym?Yes
Is Nafisa Ali, a Jogger?Not Sure Yet
Eating Habit?Non-Vegetarian

Hobbies, Interests

Nafisa Ali's HobbiesCooking, Photography, Travelling
FoodChinese, Continental
MusicHouse music, Indian classical
SportsCricket, Golf

Destined to a Muslim dad and a Christian mother and wedded to a Sikh, she splendidly mirrors the secularism of India.

Nafisa Ali was a National Swimming Champion (1972-1974). In a meeting, she said I picked up swimming when I was youthful. I used to be known as the ‘sizzling water child’ in those days since I would win all the swimming titles.’

She won the pined for Miss India title in 1976 and was second sprinter up at Miss International in 1977.

She was even a Jockey at the Calcutta Gymkhana in 1979.

Her entrance in Bollywood was insignificant a possibility. Rishi Kapoor saw her photograph on the front of The Junior Statesman, a well known magazine of that time, and demonstrated it to his dad Raj Kapoor. Both were awestruck by her magnificent excellence. Raj Kapoor even offered her a film inverse Rishi, yet her dad turned it down; as he was not happy with the possibility of his little girl working in movies.

Following her gathering with Shashi Kapoor and Shyam Benegal on Raj Kapoor’s birthday in Mumbai, she was offered the lead job in ‘Junoon’. She said My dad did not need me to act, but since I had quite recently turned 21, he instructed me to settle on my own choice. Along these lines, I took the risk and moved to Bombay.’

While making ‘Junoon’, movie producer Nasir Hussain needed to cast Nafisa in a film inverse Rishi Kapoor however it didn’t work out once more. Around a similar time as Junoon, Nasir Hussain was drawing up an agreement for her to work with me in Zamaane Ko Dikhana Hai. It was guaranteed, and everything was set up when, by and by, her dad tossed a spanner in progress. He didn’t concur with a couple of conditions in the agreement.’ says Rishi Kapoor.

In spite of the fact that she laments now for being a compliant girl of her dad around then. In a meeting, she cited I lament tuning in to my dad. I ought to have never tuned in to him with respect to my voyage in film. Film is so engaging, invigorating, and energizing You can be anything you need to be; that is the enormity of film.’ Also, she laments not having done Raj Kapoor’s motion picture Heena’.

It was during the shooting of the film ‘Junoon’ (at his significant other’s regiment) that she met him, a Polo player and an Arjuna Awardee Colonel RS ‘Pickles’ Sodhi. When he was in Kolkata for a Polo coordinate, where they became more acquainted with one another better and approached however they originated from two unique universes, had 14 years age distinction, and Sodhi was a Sikh, while Ali was a Muslim. In spite of creaky resistance from their families, the couple had an enrolled marriage in Kolkata pursued by a Sikh one at the home of Maharani Gayatri Devi in Delhi.

She has completed a film in 1998 Major Saab’ with Amitabh Bachchan, practically following 18 years.

At that point, she was seen in Yamla Pagla Deewana (2011), with Dharmendra, Sunny and Bobby Deol.

She likewise acted in a Malayalam film called Big B with Mammootty in 2007.

She was additionally chosen as the Chairperson of Children’s Film Society of India in 2005.

Fundamental Door Chali Jaungi’ is one of her well known tunes.

When she was 37, she made a desire at Tirupati (one of the holiest Hindu journey locales), and inside a month, her desire worked out; in this way, she chose to cleave off her hair and ended up uncovered.

In all honesty, she has even taken a stab at selling tea at a railroad station. I was a young lady, and I used to sell tea at a railroad station Maklashi Ganj close Ranchi. In reality, I had been entranced by the word chai-chai. I chose to accomplish something comparative only for a warbler. I went from window to window, yelling chai-chai, at whatever point a train came. I did it for three-four days,’ tells Nafisa.

From being an entertainer, a swimmer and a previous Miss India, Nafisa now runs her very own boutique APPNA’. It is an abbreviation, speaking to the initials of the names of her relatives, the logo has been outlined by her mom.

She will be next observed in Sanjay Dutt’s ‘Saheb Biwi Aur Gangster 3’ (2018).

She is a Warm-hearted yet savage lady, she propelled the Orissa Cyclone Relief Fund when the state was struck by the super-tornado in 1999. She again rendered her help when a quake struck Bhuj, Gujarat, in 2001. She worked widely in the towns and helped build 340 cottages.

She is likewise connected with Action India, an association attempting to spread AIDS mindfulness. She was completely put resources into the venture. She would go to red-light regions to determine the status of how the HIV-positive patients there were doing.

Mother Teresa is her golden calf and Role model.

In 2004, she even challenged the Lok Sabha races twice, first on the sake of Indian National Congress and the other with Samajwadi Party.

She was the Official Government representative of India at the 49th UN Summit on the Status of Women, held in New York in 2005.

Her senior little girl Pia got hitched to her youth closest companion Kshitij Khemka in December 2017.

In November 2018, she was determined to have Stage 3 Cancer.

Favourites and Preferences

Favourite ActorNot Known
Favourite ActressesNot Known
Favourite Film(s)Not Known
Favourite Director(s)Don't Know
Favourite FoodNot Known
Favourite DrinkNot Known
Favourite FruitNot Known
Preferred OutfitNot Known
Preferred PerfumeNot Known
Favourite Destination(s)Not Known
Nafisa Ali's Favourite ColourNot Known
Favourite MusicianNot Revealed Yet
Favourite Singer(s)No Such
Favourite Song(s)Not Known
Favourite Sport(s)Not Revealed Yet

Gossips, Controversies

Not Known

Net Worth, Earnings, Salary and Assets

Nafisa Ali's Salary(approx)
Net Worth7 Crore

Movable and Immovable Assets

Not Known

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Debut Film : Junoon (1979)


Political Party – Indian National Congress, Samajwadi Party

Political Journey

  • 2004: Contested the Lok Sabha elections unsuccessfully from South Kolkata.
  • 2009: Contested the Lok Sabha election from Lucknow on the Samajwadi Party ticket after Sanjay Dutt’s disqualification by the Supreme Court on the basis of a prior conviction.
  • 2009: Rejoined the Indian National Congress party and apologised to Sonia Gandhi for contesting on the Samajwadi Party ticket.

Honors, Awards

Not Known





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