Google Doodle honours Madhubala on her 86th birth anniversary

Google doodle celebrates the birth anniversary of one of the legendary actresses of Indian cinema, Madhubala.

Madhubala started her acting career at a young age of 9, She made her screen debut in the film "Basant". Later at the age of 14, she acted with Raj Kapoor in the film "Neel Kamal". She acted in more than 70 films.  Madhubala rose to fame with her brilliant performances in films like "Chalti Ka Naam Gadi", "Mr. & Mrs. '55" and "Mughal-E-Azam". She also gained international recognition for playing the role of Anarkali in the highest-grossing Indian film of all time, "Mughal-e-Azam". It was this iconic film, which established Madhubala as one of the greatest actresses of Indian Cinema. She is also regarded as the Marilyn Monroe of Bollywood.

-Akhila Kakarala