Madhuri Dixit today turns 53, born in 1967 she has acted in more than 67 movies.
Bollywood Diva Madhuri Dixit today turned 53, and fans took their social media to wish their favourite actress Happy Birthday. Madhuri’s unattainable stardom and charisma along with her unmatchable acting skills has made her what she is today. In the times, when Bollywood was more of male centric industry actress like Madhuri Dixit came and completely changed the dynamics in the working of the industry. Not only in acting but she proved herself in the field of Dancing too. Madhuri Dixit is the only actress to be choreographed by Legendary Pandit Birju Maharaj.
5 Unknown facts about Madhuri Dixit
Madhuri Dixit one of the best actress in Bollywood was paid more than Salman Khan in Hum Aapke Hain Kaun which released back in 1994. Salman did not turned a superstar than, and Madhuri with her charisma had already stolen everyone’s heart. In the late 80’s and 90’s the presence of Madhuri Dixit in a film guaranteed success.
Madhuri Dixit is the only actress to get nominated 14 times in Filmfare. She won Filmfare for best actress 6 times for her roles in Dil, Beta, Hum Aapke Hain Kaun, Dil To Pagal Hai, Devdas, Special Award for completing 25 years in film industry. In 2008, she was honoured with Padma Shri India’s fourth highest civilian award.
The whole world cherish the beauty of Madhuri Dixit, but there’s one fan who’s dies for the charisma that Madhuri Dixit carries. He is none other than the legendary painter MF Hussain. MF Hussain is such a big Madhuri Dixit fan that he watched “Hum Aapke Hain Kaun” for 67 times and reportedly he booked the entire theatre to witness her comeback movie Aaja Nachle.
In 2001, Madhuri’s name was featured in “Top 5 Most Powerful Indian Movie Star” in Forbes. Madhuri was also honoured with National Citizens Award and got a waxed statue in Madame Tussauds museum. Madhuri never dreamt of becoming the actor. She rather wanted to become a microbiologist or a pathologist.
Not only in earth but Madhuri’s name shines brightly in the sky as well. Members of “The Empress” fanpage made effort to get a celestial body named after her. There is a star in the Orion constellation named after Madhuri Dixit.