Age, Biography and Wiki
Santha Kumari (Vellala Subbamma) was born on 17 May, 1920 in Proddatur, Kadapa District, Andhra Pradesh, India, is an Actress. Discover Santha Kumari's Biography, Age, Height, Physical Stats, Dating/Affairs, Family and career updates. Learn How rich is She in this year and how She spends money? Also learn how She earned most of networth at the age of 86 years old?
|Popular As||Vellala Subbamma|
|Age||86 years old|
|Born||17 May 1920|
|Birthplace||Proddatur, Kadapa District, Andhra Pradesh, India|
|Date of death||16 January 2006 (aged 85)|
We recommend you to check the complete list of Famous People born on 17 May. She is a member of famous Actress with the age 86 years old group.
Santha Kumari Height, Weight & Measurements
At 86 years old, Santha Kumari height not available right now. We will update Santha Kumari's Height, weight, Body Measurements, Eye Color, Hair Color, Shoe & Dress size soon as possible.
|Body Measurements||Not Available|
|Eye Color||Not Available|
|Hair Color||Not Available|
Who Is Santha Kumari's Husband?
Her husband is P. Pullayya
Santha Kumari Net Worth
Her net worth has been growing significantly in 2022-2023. So, how much is Santha Kumari worth at the age of 86 years old? Santha Kumari’s income source is mostly from being a successful Actress. She is from India. We have estimated Santha Kumari's net worth , money, salary, income, and assets.
|Net Worth in 2023||$1 Million - $5 Million|
|Salary in 2023||Under Review|
|Net Worth in 2022||Pending|
|Salary in 2022||Under Review|
|Source of Income||Actress|
Santha Kumari Social Network
For her contributions to Telugu Cinema, Santha Kumari was awarded the Raghupathi Venkaiah Award in 1998.
The couple used the name of PadmaSree Pictures, named after their daughter Padma, for some of their movies and had success with films such as Jayabheri (1959), Sri Venkateswara Mahatyam (1960), and Preminchi Choodu (1965). Santhakumari acted in most of the movies that were made by her husband, including Shavukaru (1950), Ardhangi (1955), Sri Venkateswara Mahatyam (1960), Santhi Nivasam (1960), and Ramudu Bheemudu (1964).
In 1947, the couple started the Ragini Pictures banner with Bheemavarapu Narasimha Rao and Bhakta Jana. They made 22 films on both PadmaSree and Ragini banners put together.
P. V. Das, producer and director of Mayabazaar (also known as Sasirekhaa Parinayam) was scouting for a young girl to play Sasirekha. He saw Subbamma at a music concert. At the time, she was teaching music at Vidyodaya School, Madras. Das liked her mellifluous voice and innocence, essential qualities to portray Sasirekha's character. Her parents were against her joining films. They wanted to see her as classical singer. Subbamma was adamant and resorted to hunger strike. On the fourth day they relented. Das changed her name as Santhakumari. The film released in 1936.
Santha Kumari (born Vellaala Subbamma; 17 May 1920 – 16 January 2006) was an Indian musical artist and actress. She was married to the Telugu film director and producer P. Pullayya.