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The Amitabh Bachchan- legendary actor, that has been known for his versatility and power pack performances was born on 11th October 1942 in Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh, India. He’s one of the leading Indian Actors who has also tried his hands in Production, Singing and Hosting TV shows.
|Other Name:||Amitabh Harivansh Rai Shrivastava Bachchan, Munna, Bollywood's Shahenshah, AB Sr., Big B, Amith, Angry Young Man, Lambu|
|Other Professions:||Film Producer Philanthropist Playback Singer Politician Radio operator Singer Television Actor Television Presenter Voice Artist|
Amitabh Bachchan Biography, Relationship & Career
The super star of this Indian Cinema, also known as the Angry Young Man of Bollywood, has been ruling the Bollywood from 1969. The Shehanshah of the Indian Film Industry is loved and loved by all generations. He is one star, whose movies are watched by four consecutive generations and is still active. His stardom and aura are beyond words, he is the owner of a billion hearts.
Amitabh Bachchan completed his school level education from Jnana Prabhodini Boys High School, Ahmedabad. He did his high school from Sherwood College in Nainital. After which he registered in the Delhi University’s Kiriri Mall College and got his B.S.C. degree. He started his professional career by working as a freight broker in Kolkata but soon quit his job to pursue his dream of becoming an actor.
He made his Bollywood debut with the film Saat Hindustani and won his first ever National Award under the category of Newcomer for that film. Following a string of flop movies and even chose to leave Mumbai but then happened Zanjeer and his fortunes changed forever. He rose to prominence from the mid-1970s and his movies like Deewar, Chupke Chupke, Majboor, Silsila, Don, Kaala Patthar, Trishul, and others were some of the greatest hit films of his career then.
After acting in lead roles for almost three decades, he was subsequently seen in playing lead actor’s father’s role and became immensely popular with his role in Kabhi Khushi Kabhi Gam and Mohabattein among others. His performance in Black and Paa did not just win him National awards but also proved that his acting will stay unmatched in Bollywood forever. Among his recent published Piku and Pink were a huge hit and though he is in his seventies but is still the finest in business.
In addition to films, he’s also been a celebrity of the small screen. He left his small screen debut with the reality show Kaun Banega Crorepati. This series added to his fan following and made him the superstar of the millennium. The series became the most viewed show on Indian television and how he ran on the show showed the character of a guy he is.
He has also tried his hands at Politics and has been the former MP from Allahabad. His wax statue was installed in the Madam Tussauds Wax Museum.
Body Measurements of Amitabh Bachchan
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
|Hair Color||Salt & Pepper|
Personal Info of Amitabh Bachchan
|Address||Jalsa Bungalow, B/2, Kapol Housing Society, VL Mehta Road, Juhu, Mumbai - 400049|
|School||Boys' High School & College, Allahabad Sherwood College, Nainital|
|College||Kirori Mal College, New Delhi|
|Hobbies||Reading and Blogging|
|Net worth||$400 Million|
Favourite things of Amitabh Bachchan
|Favorite food||Bhindi ki Sabzi, Kheer and Jalebi|
Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About Amitabh Bachchan
- The most revered family of Bollywood, the Bachchans are known for their lavish Diwali parties, they host annually in their residence Jalsa at Mumbai.
- He's played a triple role in the movie Mahan.
- Amitabh Bachchan has made a shocking revelation at the launch of a media campaign on Hepatitis, Big B revealed that he has lost 75 percent of his liver into the deadly Hepatitis virus.
- Amitabh Bachchan refused Mr. India which eventually went to Anil Kapoor.
- Uttar Pradesh cabinet has announced that the recipients of Yash Bharti Samman, nation's highest honor, will be eligible to be given a Rs 50,000 monthly pension for life. According to a report on India.com, megastar Amitabh Bachchan, wife Jaya Bachchan, and son Abhishek Bachchan will be the initial beneficiaries of the state government's newly proposed pension scheme.
- He's ambidextrous hence, can write with both hands equally well.
- During his struggling days, Amitabh had spent a few nights on a bench at Marine Drive, Mumbai.
- During the shooting of this film'Khuda Gawah' opposite Sridevi, the, then, President of Afghanistan supplied Amitabh with half of his country's air force for security. The film was one of the most watched Indian films in the history of Afghanistan.
- He was voted'Star of the Millenium' by BBC Online above legends such as Laurence Olivier, Charlie Chaplin and Marlon Brando.