Remembering Smita Patil on her birth anniversary (17/10).
A radiant smile, intense eyes, sensuous looks and a fearless attitude, actress Smita Patil was undoubtedly a bundle of talent.
Her death left a huge void in Hindi cinema which was never quite filled. The unconventional actor lived to the full, died young, leaving behind memories of searingly brilliant work. There can never be another Smita.
Here is a collection of black and white photos of her.