Savitri Biography

Savitri

Profile of Kalaimamani Savitri
Name Kommareddy Savitri
Popular Name Nadigayar Thilakam
Mother Language Telugu
Native place Andhra Pradesh
Date of birth 06 12 1934
Family Father:  Kommareddy Nissankara Rao 
Mother: Subhadhramma
Husband: Gemeniganesan
Son: Sathish Kumaar
Daughter: Vijaya Chamundeshwari
First film Pathala Bhairavi Telugu in 1951
Turning point Missamma Telugu in 1953
No. of films acted Nearly 300 movies in Tamil, Telugu , Kannada,malayam , Hindi
Awards

State and other Awards

  • 1970 Nati Siromani by the Andhra Yuvathi Mandali and with an apt title as Mahanati.
  • 1968 Kalai Mamany Award from Tamilnadhu Government in 1958
  • 1960 Rashtrapati Award for best acting for the film Chivaraku Migiledi
Honours The commemorative stamp of 'Nadigaiyar Thilagam' Savithri was released by the Indian India postal department
Some famous films Tamil
Manam Pola Mangalyam,Konjum Salangai, Paasa Malar,Navarathiri,Kalathur Kannamma, Karpagam, Karnan, Kai Kodutha Deivam,Thiruvilaiyadal, Saraswathi Sabadham, Pennin Perumai, Yaar Paiyyan, and Padithal Mattum Podhuma nam Veedu
Telugu
Chandra Haram (1953), Devadasu (1953), Ardhangi (1955), Missamma (1955), Donga Ramudu (1955), Amara Deepam (1956), Todikodallu (1957), Mayabazaar (1957), Abhimanam (1958), Mangalya Balam (1958), Appu Chesi Pappu Koodu (1959), Sri Venkateswara Mahatyam (1960), Chivaraku Migiledi (1960), Manchi Manasulu (1961), Aradhana (1962), Gundamma Katha (1962), Rakta Tilakam (1963), Mooga Manasulu (1963), Doctor Chakravarthy (1964), Poojaphalam (1964), Devatha (1965), Pandava Vanavasam (1965), Kanya Sulkam, Naadi Aada Janme, Prana Mitrulu (1967), Varakatnam (1968), Maro Prapancham (1970), and Jagan Mohini (1978)
  
Death 26th December  1981