Amitabh Bachchan

Amitabh Bachchan

Indian actor
Amitabh Bachchan is an Indian actor, film producer, television host, occasional playback singer and former politician known for his work in Hindi cinema.Wikipedia
BornOctober 11, 1942
HometownAllahabad, India
Net worth$400 million
Height6'2" (1.88m)
SpouseJaya Bachchan (m 1973 - present)
ChildrenAbhishek Bachchan , Shweta Bachchan Nanda
ParentsTeji Bachchan , Harivansh Rai Bachchan
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Bappi Lahiri: Bollywood 'disco king' dies aged 69

  • Popular Bollywood singer and composer Bappi Lahiri, who was known for his disco tracks in the 1980s and 1990s, has died at the age of 69. Lahiri was suffering from obstructive sleep apnoea and a recurrent chest infection, and passed away on Tuesday night, a statement by Criticare Hospital in Mumbai said. Known as India's "disco king", he became a household name for belting out major hits and composing music for dozens of movies featuring top stars including Amitabh Bachchan, Ajay Devgun and Mithun Chakraborty.

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Amitabh Bachchan fans perform prayer rituals for his recovery from coronavirus

Hours before the son of Bollywood actor Amitabh Bachchan tweeted the news of his father's recovery from coronavirus, fans of the Bollywood superstar perform prayer rituals for the recovery and well-being of the actor at a purpose-built "temple". Bachan had been hospitalised for over 3 weeks after testing positive for the virus.
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