Lata Mangeshkar (born as Hema Mangeshkar 28 September 1929

Lata Mangeshkar was an Indian playback singer and occasional music composer.

She is widely considered as one of the greatest and most influential singers in India.

Mangeshkar was born in a Maharashtrian Brahmin family in 1929.

Lata Mangeshkar lent her voice for the first time in a Marathi movie "Kiti Hasaal" in 1942, but the song was not released.

1974 - Recorded in the Guinness Book of World Records for having sung the maximum number of songs in the world

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January 31, 2020

On 8 January 2022, Lata Mangeshkar tested positive for COVID-19 with mild symptoms and was admitted to Breach Candy Hospital's intensive care unit in Mumbai.

She died on 6 February 2022 at 8:12 a.m., aged after undergoing 28 days of constant treatment for Pneumonia and COVID-19.