Updated: April 25, 2023

Shocking Stories of 8 Bollywood Actresses Who Tied the Knot in Their Teens, One at Just 16

These Bollywood actresses got married at a young age, with one of them being just 16 years old. While many actresses in the industry focus on their careers first, there are some who prioritize finding love and settling down. Some of these celebrities even chose to leave their careers behind to focus on their families. Here's a list of such actresses who got married at a young age and chose to prioritize their personal lives over their careers.

Saira Banu (Age 21) 

Saira Banu

At the age of 22, veteran actress Saira Banu married actor Dilip Kumar. Despite her marriage, the actress remained committed to her career.

Neetu Singh Kapoor (Age 21) 

neetu singh

Neetu Kapoor, one of the most energetic actresses of her generation, married the chocolate boy Rishi Kapoor when she was only 21 years old. When Neetu was 14, she began dating Rishi.

Bhagyashree (Age 19)


Bhagyashree is the first name on our list, and she is best known for her role as Suman in Maine Pyaar Kiya. The stunning diva was one of the most popular actresses of her time, and her performance in the Salman Khan film cemented her place in the industry. When she was 19, the actress married businessman Himalaya Dasani. After her marriage, the actress stepped away from the spotlight to focus on her family.

Divya Bharti (Age 18)

Divya Bharti

A popular film features veteran actress Divya Bharti. She quickly rose to prominence after entering the industry. She married filmmaker Sajid Nadiawla when she was 18 years old after falling in love with him.

Dimple Kapadia (Age 16) 

Dimple Kapad

Few people are aware that Dimple Kapadia married the late actor Rajesh Khanna when she was only 16 years old. The pair had a 16-year age difference. 
Later in their relationship, they began to have problems, so they began living separately and eventually divorced.

Aditi Rao Hydari (Age 21)

Aditi Rao Hydar

Aditi Rao Hydari is currently enjoying success following the release of two successful films in a row. She also belongs to the pre-1990s actresses because she married at the age of 21. She was married to Satyadeep Mishra, but they divorced later.

Genelia D’souza (Age 25)

Genelia D’souza

Genelia D'souza, better known as Genelia Deshmukh, married her co-star Ritesh Deshmukh. When this bubbly actress decided to marry, she was only 25 years old. The couple has two baby boys and is having the time of their lives.

Chitrangada Singh (Age 25)

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This dusky actress also married at a young age. She met ace golfer Jyoti Randhawa when she was 25 years old and married him soon after. However, the marriage did not last long, and the couple divorced in 2014.

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