At the age of 19, she came in third in the 1967 Mission World contest held in London, where she decided to stay to launch a career in modelling. Acting career
After seeing Baksh in a British television advertisement for Maxwell House coffee in 1971, Michael Caine became obsessed with finding the woman he considered to be "the most beautiful.. he had ever seen." From a friend in the advertising business, he discovered that she lived only a few miles from him in London. The couple were married in Las Vegas on 8 January 1973, and have one daughter, Natasha.
She also appeared in two episodes of the science fiction television series unidentified flying object.