Manisha Koirala was born on 16th August 1970.
She is a Nepalese actress who mainly appears in Hindi films. Koirala is the recipient of several awards, including four Filmfare Awards. She was one of the highest paid actresses in the 1990s.
On 29th November 2012, she was diagnosed with ovarian cancer. On 10 December, she underwent surgery. After this, she was given chemotherapy.
After spending months at the hospital she was declared cancer free. Koirala said she intends to use her celebrity status and personal story to inspire others who are battling the disease.
"All I want to do from now onwards is to be useful to people who could need a little advice" She was also appointed as the Goodwill Ambassador for the United Nations Population Fund in 1999 and 2015.
If She can do it, you can too.
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