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Lata Mangeshkar Net Worth Explored as the Legendary Singer Dies at 92

Legendary Indian playback singer and music composer, Lata Mangeshkar has an estimated net worth of $16 Million at the time of her death.

She passed away on 6th February at the Breach Candy hospital. She was 92.

Lata known as Nightingale of India had tested Covid-positive earlier in January and was admitted to hospital for treatment.

Doctors confirmed that the singer’s health was doing a bit better a few days back, however, her health started deteriorating on 5th Feb. She passed away on Sunday morning at 8.12 AM because of multiple organ failures.

Let us try to explore her net worth and other details in our article today!

Lata Mangeshkar net worth and other details

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi paid tributes to the legendary singer on Twitter saying, “I am anguished beyond words. The kind and caring Lata Didi has left us. She leaves a void in our nation that cannot be filled. The coming generations will remember her as a stalwart of Indian culture, whose melodious voice had an unparalleled ability to mesmerise people.”

Lata Mangeshkar Assets

Lata Mangeshkar presently resides in a huge house in the city of hope, Mumbai. The name of her house is “Prabhu Kunj”. She recalled in an interview that poverty was the main concern for her family during her childhood.

She has a deep love for cars and automobiles. Lata Mangeshkar purchased her first car Chevrolet, and then she bought a Buick. After her success, she purchased a brand new Mercedes and replaced it later with a Chrysler.

Career & Awards

Lata Mangeshkar sang more than a thousand Hindi film songs in her career spanning more than six decades. She is considered one of the greatest Indian singers.

Lata, who is one of the most influential singers in India holds the credit of recording songs in more than thirty-six Indian languages along with a few foreign languages.

She was honored with India’s highest civilian award, “Bharat Ratna” in the year 2001. She was honored with other prestigious titles like the Nightingale of India, Voice of the Millennium, and Queen of Melody.

She also received many awards like the Padma Bhushan, the Padma Vibhushan and the Dada Saheb Phalke Award, and several National Film Awards.

Early Life

Lata was born in the year 1929 in Indore, present-day Madhya Pradesh, then the capital of the princely state of Indore. Her father was a classical singer and theatre actor but his earnings were not sufficient to take care of her family. Even though her father was multi-talented, her family could not afford many things. Purchasing a car was like a dream to her.


There is very little information available in the public domain about her education. Only her family members and a few others have details of her schooling and graduation life. However, she proved that a degree is not mandatory to earn a name and fame.

Lata Mangeshkar personal life

Lata Mangeshkar was in love with Raj Singh when she was a teenager however because of issues related to dowry she failed in her love life. She then took the oath of celibacy for life.

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Archana Kabra
Archana Kabra is a Freelance Writer and has been extensively writing stuff related to Entertainment, Lifestyle, and Technology. She is also an ardent music lover. Twitter handle: @archana153sarda


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