Google Doodle on Monday paid tribute to Marry Ann Evans also known as ‘Fearless dia’ on her 110th birth anniversary.
Mary was a known Bollywood actress and stuntwoman, she is popularly known for her role as a female lead in Hunterwali 1935. Born today in 1908 in Perth, Australia, daughter of Scotsman Herbertt Evans a British Soldier and a Greek mother med Margret. Mary came to Bombay along with her father in 1913.
After training herself in horseback riding, hunting, fishing shooting and ballet during her stay in the North-West Frontier Province (now Khyber Pakhtunkhwa) she returns to Bombay in 1928.
Mary made her Bollywood debut in Desh Deepak in 1933 by filmmaker Jamshed Boman Homi Wadia, with role of a slave girl. Hunterwali, story of a daring princess was one of a kind movie which made her famous.
Recently Bollywood actress Kanga Raut-starrer Rangoon was inspired by her life. The origil Stunt Queen of Bollywood died at the age of 88 in Mumbai on January 9, 1966.
Happy Birthday Fearless dia