Bio: Leela Chitnis (लीला चिटणीस​) (9 September 1912 – 14 July 2003) was an actress in the Indian film industry, active from 1930s to 1980s. Her name before marriage was Leela Nagarkar (लीला नगरकर​). In her early years she starred as a romantic lead, but she is best remembered for her later roles playing a virtuous and upright mother to leading stars.
Born: 9 September 1912, Dharwad
Died: 14 July 2003, Danbury, Connecticut, United States
Children: Manavendra Chitnis, Benoy Chitnis, Raj Chitnis