Pramila (Esther Victoria Abraham) was the first lady to be crowned Miss India in 1947. She was born in Calcutta on 30th December 1916 and was a Jew by faith. She worked in Indian Cinema as a stunt star for 30 years. Later on she became the first major woman film producer and her production house was called Silver Productions Banner. That is not all, she was a well educated lady with a graduation from the University of Cambridge.

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