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Saroj Khan (Nirmala Nagpal, Moti Bachi, Masterji)

Last Updated: 02 Jun, 2022 | Views: 62

Age: 71

Profession: Dancer

Other Profession(s): Choreographer

Net Worth: $1.5 Million

Birth Date, Sign & Religion Details

Date of Birth
22 Nov, 1948
Birth Country
Birth State/Province
Birth District
Birth Sign
Died on
03 Jul, 2020
Cause of Death
Cardiac Arrest

About Saroj Khan

About (profile/biography)

Saroj Khan was given the name Nirmala Nagpal at birth. Saroj Khan was one of the most famous choreographers in Indian cinema. Saroj khan was the first women Choreographer in Bollywood, commonly known for her dance form Mujra. In her career, she choreographs more than 3000 songs. Saroj Khan's breakthrough as an individual choreographer began with 1974's Geeta Mera Naam. She learned to dance under the choreographer B.Sohanlal (husband’s of Saroj khan). She died on 3 July 2020 at the age of 71 because of Cardiac Arrest.


In 1987: Saroj Khan choreographed “Hawa Hawai” song to the movie Mr.India.

In 1988: She choreographed the superhit song of Madhuri Dixit's film Tezaab named “Ek Do Teen”.

In 2005: Saroj Khan appeared in the reality show Nach Baliye as a jury.

In 2009: Saroj Khan appeared in the popular television show Jhalak Dikhla Jaa.

In 2019, Saroj Khan choreographed “Tabah Ho Gaye” song to the Movie Kalank.

Awards and Achievement

In 2002: Saroj Khan got the American Choreography Award for the Outstanding Achievement in Film “Lagan: Once Upon A Time in India”.

In 2000: Saroj khan received IIFA Award for the Best Choreography of the song “Nimbooda Nimbooda”.

Unknown Facts

In 2012, a documentary, “The Saroj Khan”, featured by the Nidhi Tuli and produced by the PSBT and Film Division of India, was released.

Saroj Khan began her career as a baby Shyama with the film “Nazarana” as a child artist.

Physical Stats

Height (Approx.)
In Centimeters 148 cm
In Meters 1.48 m
In feet Inches 4'10"
Weight (Approx.)
In Kilograms 88 Kg
In Pounds 194 lbs
Eye Color
Dark Brown
Hair Color
Salt & Pepper

Family Details

Father's Name
Kishanchand Sadhu Singh
Mother's Name
Noni Sadhu Singh
B. Sohanlal, Sardar Roshan Khan
Raju Khan
Hina Khan, Sukaina Khan