April 4, 1949 - January 20, 2005
Along with Zeenat Aman, became a sex-symbol of 70s and went on to do majority of her movies with Amitabh Bachchan. Supposed to have a one-sided relationship with Mr Bachchan, which led to depression and eventually sad demise of Parveen Babi. 1993 movie Phir Teri Kahani Yaad Aayi by Mahesh Bhatt is supposed to based on her life story.
1973 - 1986
Linked to royal family of Junagadh. Would drive to St Xaviers college in Ahmedabad where she attended college in early 70s on a motor bike, which was extremely rare in those days in conservative India.