Amitabh Bachchan is one name from the Indian film industry which evokes a hundred emotions in every Indian. The megastar of Bollywood has carved his own niche and his charismatic aura never fails to impress. His dialogues and his mannerisms have become a part of our daily lives. If it is him on the screen, even the melodrama seems credible and the power of his voice doesn’t need any introduction.
On Bollywood megastar Amitabh’s 75th birthday, we bring to you the craze around his birthday among his fans and contemporaries.
1:30 pm: These dialogues of Amitabh Bachchan still give us goosebumps:
“Rishtey mein toh hum tumhare baap lagte hain, naam hai Shehanshah” – Shehanshah
“Don ka intezar toh gyaraah mulkon ki police kar rahi hai. Lekin don ko padkadna mushkil hi nahi, namumkin hai” – Don.
“Vijay Dinanath Chauhan,baap ka naam Dinanath Chauhan, maa ka naam Suhasini Chauhan, gaon Mandwa, umar chattis saal, nau mahina, aath din, ye solvaan ghanta chal rahela hai…haain?” – Agneepath.
“Tum log mujhe dhoondh rahe ho aur main tumhara yahan intezar kar raha hoon.” – Deewar.
“Hum jahan khade ho jaate hain, line wahin se shuru hoti hain” – Kaalia.
1:00 pm: This is what Big B had to say about the Bachchan clan coming together once again:
T 2573 – The most looked forward to moment in life is the arrival and the filling of the home with the chatter of family .. try it, it works pic.twitter.com/T6YHxr7kKd
— Amitabh Bachchan (@SrBachchan) October 9, 2017
12:45 pm: Want to watch an Amitabh Bachchan movie? Here are some movies freely available on YouTube:
12:35 pm: Fans also took to Twitter to wish Amitabh Bachchan:
@SrBachchan smile and laughter, joy and cheer new happiness stay through out the year,hope your birthday brings wonderful surprise galore !
— Mohit Chattani (@mohitchattani1) October 11, 2017
— Bhwani Shankar (@BhwaniShankar1) October 11, 2017
@SrBachchan Happy birthday to one of the greatest and most influential actors in the history of Indian cinema…long live sir
— Ajit Sharma (@ajeetrks) October 11, 2017
@SrBachchan Myself grownup along with your angry young man image & never say never die on screen or even offscreen approach. Happy Birthday
— I AM AN INDIAN (@Dolphinaman) October 11, 2017
12:20 pm: Let’s take a look at some songs sung by Big B:
Neela Aasman So Gaya
Mere Pass Aao Mere
Chori Chori Chori Se
12:00 pm: Talking about birthday celebrations on his blog, Amitabh Bachchan wrote, “Many threaten and plan a 75th celebration for my birth. May it be known that there shall be no such event, allowed or even acknowledged. May it be known that if there is such move by others, they must withdraw from it for I shall never acknowledge or endorse such… Be it family or Ef (extended family) or any other… it is not going to be with any consent. It shall only drive me to some isolated unknown location which shall never be known by any. Period!”
11:50 pm: Before heading for Maldives, Amitabh Bachchan was shooting for Yash Raj Films’ period drama Thugs of Hindostan.
11:30 pm: Amitabh Bachchan is celebrating his 75th birthday in Maldives. Wife Jaya Bachchan, daughter Shweta Bachchan-Nanda, son Abhishek Bachchan, daughter-in-law Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and granddaughters Navya Naveli and Aaradhya Bachchan have joined Big B in Maldives.
11:28 pm: “Happy birthday @SrBachchan! India is proud of his cinematic brilliance & support to many social causes. I pray for his long & healthy life,” tweeted Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
11:23 pm: Amitabh Bachchan thanked fans and celebrities for their birthday wishes:
T 2574 – The affection of greeting for the 75th, displayed over several mediums, overwhelms me .. a thank you shall never be enough pic.twitter.com/BH6d9JgsHW
— Amitabh Bachchan (@SrBachchan) October 10, 2017
11:20 pm: Many celebrities took to Twitter to post their birthday wishes for Amitabh Bachchan:
— Mohanlal (@Mohanlal) October 11, 2017