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Amitabh Bahchcan’s 75th birthday: Live updates

On Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan's 75th birthday, we bring to you the craze around his birthday among his fans and contemporaries.

By: Express Web Desk | New Delhi | Updated: October 11, 2017 1:46:12 pm
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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:

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:

12:20 pm: Let’s take a look at some songs sung by Big B:

Neela Aasman So Gaya

Rang Barse

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.

11:45 pm: According to reports, Abhishek Bachchan, Shweta Bachchan-Nanda and Aishwarya Rai Bachchan organised a midnight birthday bash for Amitabh Bachchan at a private Maldives beach.

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.

Related: Amitabh Bachchan turns 75: Here are some rare and unseen photos of Shahenshah

11:23 pm: Amitabh Bachchan thanked fans and celebrities for their birthday wishes:

11:20 pm: Many celebrities took to Twitter to post their birthday wishes for Amitabh Bachchan:

Related: Happy birthday Amitabh Bachchan: From Narendra Modi to Ranveer Singh, see who all wished the legend

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