Lata Mangeshkar Net Worth, Lifestyle, Age, Cause of Death

Lata Mangeshkar Net Worth

Lata Mangeshkar Net Worth: “The Nightingale of India,” Swar Kokila Lata Mangeshkar was the legendary playback Bollywood singing star and music composer, who won everyone’s heart with her voice. She was born on September 28, 1929, and passed away on 6, February 2024 at age of 92 due to multiple organ failure. Her winning voice makes her the world’s most popular singer. She has brought such a soulful tone and pleasant vocal range to the world. In India, she has been widely acclaimed as one of the great and influential singers.

Find out below how much Legendary Lata Mangeshkar is worth, who she is, where she was born, the reason behind her death, and her property.

Late Lata Mangeshkar : Early Life, Siblings, Father Profession

Biography and Early Life

In 1929, a legendary singer was born in Indore but few knew of her birthplace. She was from a middle-class family and the eldest child out of four siblings.  Lata’s father, Deenanath Mangeshkar, was a Marathi and Konkani musician and theater actor, and her mother named Shevanti, belongs to a Gujarati family.

Hema was Lata’s birth name. Later on, her parents renamed her Lata, inspired by “Latika “one of her father’s plays female characters. Her passion for singing began in childhood. She often hummed to herself even when she was a child. 

As a result of her tremendous passion, she achieved a large fan base. Many believed that her goddess-like voice and enchanting tune could move mountains. No doubt, the way she has managed to stem the tide from such a trying time is quite commendable and noteworthy. 

Net Worth (2024)$16Million
Net Worth In Indian RupeesRs. 120 Crore INR
ProfessionIndian playback singer, music director
Monthly Income And Salary40 Lakhs +
Yearly Income6 Crore +
Last Updated2022

Lata Mangeshkar Assets and Inheritance

Properties: Mumbai holds a special place in the heart of Lata Mangeshkar. As of the day she died, she lived in her house in Mumbai, Prabhu Kunj, which is large enough to accommodate at least ten families at a time. Prabhu Kunj is a reward for all the sleepless and weary nights she went through during her childhood.

Cars: According to her, she first drove a Chevrolet. She later purchased a Buick. When she succeeded, she purchased a Mercedes and then a Chrysler. 

Real Name/Full NameLata Mangeshkar
Name in Hindiलता मंगेशकर
Parents Name:Father – Pandit Deenanath, Mother – Sevanthi
Date Of Birth/Birthday:28 September 1929
Date of Death6 February 2024
Cause of DeathCovid, Multiple organ failure
Birth Place:Indore, India
Age/How Old:92 years old
Siblings:Meena, Asha, Usha, and Hridaynath, 
Height/How Tall:In Centimeters – 155 cmIn Feet and Inches – 5′ 1″
Weight:In Kilograms – 82 KgIn Pounds – 180 lbs
Eye Color:Black
Social MediaTwitter
Zodiac Sign:Libra
Marital Status:Unmarried
Husband/Spouse Name:N/A
Lata Mangeshkar Net Worth$16 million

Education & Professional Career


99 percent of her fans are unaware of Lata Mangeshkar’s educational background. No one knows anything about her schooling or life after graduation apart from her family. Yet, her present situation overrides all questions regarding her skills and education. 

Professional Career

Lata Mangeshkar is undoubtedly one of the greatest singers of all time. With “Mata Ek Sapoot,” she entered the singing world in 1943. Though, She gained global recognition with “Dil Mera Thoda” in 1948. But, she has constantly been involved in the film industry over the years. In fact, she has produced many Marathi films. Thus, She has composed and sung 5000 songs in 40 different languages, which is a remarkable accomplishment. Her last song was a tribute to the Indian army ‘Saugandh Mujhe Is Mitti Ki’ released on March 30, 2019.

In addition to her work with Suraiya, Pankaj Udhas, Shamshad Begum, Abhijeet, Usha Mangeshkar, Kishore Kumar, Kumar Sanu, Mohammed Rafi, Mukesh, Roop Kumar Rathod, Talat Mahmood, Manna Dey, Hemant Kumar, G. M. Durrani, Adnan Sami, and Mahendra Kapoor, Lata sang duets with many other singers, including Asha Bhosle, Udit Narayan, Sonu Nigam.


Below is a list of awards received by Late Lata Mangeshkar:

  • Padma Bhushan in 1969
  • Maharashtra Bhushan Award in 1997
  • Dadasaheb Phalke Award in 1989
  • Padma Vibhushan , NTR National Award  in 1999
  • Zee Cine Award for Lifetime Achievements in 1999
  • Padma Vibhushan
  • Bharat Ratna, India’s highest civilian award in 2001
  • Legion of Honour in 2007
  • ANR National Award in 2009
  • 3 National Film Awards 
  • 15 Bengal Film Journalists’ Association Awards. 
  • 4 Filmfare Best Female Playback Awards. 

Other than that :

The highest honor that France bestows upon anyone is the title of Officer of the French Legion of Honour, which Mangeshkar received in 2009.

A Lata Mangeshkar Award was established in her honor by the State Government of Madhya Pradesh in 1984 and  by the Maharashtra State Government,  in 1992 

However, for the sake of promoting fresh talent, she declined the Filmfare Best Female Playback Award in 1969. 

Mangeshkar was named as the 10th greatest Indian by Outlook India in 2012.

Lata Mangeshkar Marriage & Boyfriend

During her teenage years, Lata Mangeshkar met Raj Singh. She was enamored with such a charismatic person. As dowry was prevalent in her time, her parents were not convinced that Raj would marry her without these demands. After this failed first relationship, she vowed to remain unmarried for the rest of her life.. Moreover, she was and is not into any bisexual or lesbian relationships.

Late Lata Mangeshkar: Reason of Death

The legendary singer, Lata Mangeshkar, passed away at Breach Candy Hospital in Mumbai on 6 February 2024. She spent 27 days in ICU at Breach Candy Hospital, Mumbai. The hospital continuously treated Lata, but she was not able to survive. 

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the Lata Mangeshkar Net Worth?

Lata Mangeshkar net worth is around $16 million as of 2024.

What is the age of Lata Mangeshkar?

Lata Mangeshkar died on 6 February 2024 at the age of 92. 

What is the Lata Mangeshkar salary?

Lata Mangeshkar made an estimated salary of Rs 6 crore per year.

What is the cause of the death of Lata Mangeshkar?

The legendary singer, Lata Mangeshkar, died at Breach Candy Hospital in Mumbai on 6 February 2024 due to multiple organ failures. She spent 27 days in ICU but she was not able to survive. 


Lata Mangeshkar will always remain a Nightingale in the hearts of millions of people around the world. She will always be remembered for her majestic voice, and no one can ever replace her. Her sweet and enthralling voice has been praised and admired by professional singers around the world.