Google created a magnificent doodle in memory of Zohra Sehgal, (Photo credits: Google)
Google has today dedicated an artistic doodle to Zohra Sehgal. Sehgal was an Indian actress, dancer and choreographer. He truly gained recognition on the international stage. Zohra Mumtaz Sehgal was born on April 27, 1912 in the Pathan family in Saharanpur, British India. His full name was Sahibzadi Zohra Begum Mumtaz -ulla Khan. She studied at a prestigious ballet school in Dresden, Germany in the early 20s and later toured internationally with Indian dance pioneer Uday Shankar. After returning to India, he began acting in 1945, joining the Indian People’s Theater Association.
After moving to London, England in 1962, Zohra Sehgal got recognition on the international stage. He has worked in British television classics such as’ Doctor Who “and the 1984 miniseries” The Jewel in the Crown “, Mind Your Language, Tandoori Nights. The Government of India awarded him Padma Shri in 1998, Kalidas Samman in 2001, Padma Vibhushan in 2010 for his contribution.
Today’s doodle has been made by guest artist Parvati Pillai. When Parvati Pillai was asked why she chose Zohra Sehgal for Google Doodle, she said that, Zohra Sehgal has been praised for generations for her acting and loving personality. He has overcome social and cultural stereotypes at a very young age with his tenacity and passion. She is an inspiration to all women who want to do something. I grew up seeing her as an evergreen nanny.