Amitabh Bachchan Age, Height, Education, Net Worth, Family & More


Amitabh Bachchan was born to a Hindu-Sikh family in Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh. His father Harivansh Roy Bachchan was a well-known Hindi poet. His mother Teji Bachchan is a Sikh-Punjabi from Faisalabad (now in Pakistan). Bachchan’s first name was Inquilab, inspired by the unforgettable phrase of India’s freedom struggle, Inquilab Zindabad. Later his name was changed to Amitabh meaning “that light which is not extinguished.” Although their surname was Srivastava, he started using the pseudonym Bachchan used by his father when publishing his writings. It was with this title that Amitabh made his debut in the world of photography and everyone in his family uses the same title in the outside world.

In the early1970, he became popular in the Bollywood film world as an “angry young man” and over time, Amitabh’s son actor Abhishek Bachchan, also known as ‘Big B’ or Big Bachchan, became the most important person in the history of Indian cinema.

Amitabh Bachchan Biography :-

Real name                  Amitabh Harivansh Rai Shrivastava
Nickname                  Munna, Angry Young Man
Known name             Amitabh Bachchan
Date of birth             11 October 1942
Birthplace                  Allahabad, United Provinces, Uttar Pradesh India
Hometown                Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh, India
Age                            77 years
Nationality                Indian
Profession                 Actor
Religion                     Hinduism

Amitabh Bachchan Education and family : –

School Name                Jnana Pramodhini, Boys High School, Allahabad
College/University       Sherwood College, Nainital, India
Educational                   Qualification Bachelor of Science
Father Name                 Harivansh Rai Bachchan
Mother Name               Teji Bachchan                                                                                                          Marital Status                Married
Spouse Name                Jaya Bachchan
Brother’s Name             Ajitabh Bachchan
Sister’s Name                None
Children’s                      Abhishek Bachchan, Shweta Bachchan

Amitabh Bachchan Careers :-

Bachchan made his film debut in 1969 with Sat Hindustani, in which he played one of the seven main characters. Directed by Khwaja Ahmed Abbas, the film stars Utpal Dutt, Madhu and Jalal Aga in other roles. In 1973, Bachchan’s film career took a significant turn when director Prakash Mehera cast him in the lead role of his film Janjir (1973) as Inspector Vijay Khanna. As this film is of a completely different genre from all the previous romantic films, Amitabh got a chance to establish himself in Bollywood in a new form as an “angry young man”. In 1976, director Yash Chopra chose him again for his second film Kavi Kavi. It is an endless love story where Bachchan was seen in the role of a poet Amit Malhotra, who fell in love with a beautiful young woman. In 1979, Amitabh sang for the first time in the film Mr. Natwarlal. Rekha was opposite him in this film. He was nominated for a Filmfare Best Actor Award for his performance in the film and was also nominated for a Filmfare Best Male Backing Singer Award for a song. In 1969, he was again nominated for Best Actor for Kala Patthar (1979). He was also nominated in 1979 for his film Dostana directed by Raj Khosla. Shatrughan Sinha and Jinat Aman were with him in this film. Dostana topped the list in terms of commercial success in 1980. In 1981, he starred in Yash Chopra’s emotional film Silsila. Opposite him in the film were his wife Jaya and Rekha who were suspected to be his girlfriends. Other notable films of the period include Ram Balram (1980), Shan (1980), Lawaris (1981) and Shakti (1982).

In 2000, Amitabh Bachchan starred in Yash Chopra’s box office hit Mohabbatein. The film is directed by Aditya Chopra. In this film, his role was a tough old man, whose rival character was Shah Rukh Khan.

She is set to play a supporting role in her first international film, Mira Nair-directed Shantaram. The film stars Hollywood star Johnny Depp in the lead role. Filming was scheduled to begin in February 2008, but the writers’ strike delayed the release until September 2008. The production of the film has been suspended indefinitely for the time being. Sarkar Raj was released in 9 May 2008. The film is based on the story of Sarkar in 2005. At the box office, Sarkar Raj produced positive results. Her latest film, Paa, was released in late 2009, in which she unexpectedly played the role of her son Abhishek, a 13-year-old boy suffering from Progeria. Amitabh Bachchan’s performance in the film was especially praised.

Awards and Honours :-

• 2005: Deenanath Mangeshkar award
• 1975 Filmfare Best Actor Award
• 1975 has been hailed as one of the best Hindi films of all time
• 1980 Filmfare Best Actor Award
• 2005 National Film Award for Best Actor, Filmfare Best Actor Award, Filmfare Best Actor Critics Award
• 2009 National Film Award for Best Actor, Filmfare Best Actor Award
• 2015 National Film Award for Best Actor, Filmfare Best Actor-Critic Award

Net Worth, House & Cars :-

Monthly Salary/Income           $ 19 Crore per film
House Address                          Jalsa, B/3, Kapol Housing Society, Juhu, Mumbai
Net Worth                                 $ 2900 Crore (2020)

Amitabh Bachchan Favorites :-

Food                   Bhindi Sabzi, Jalebi
Actress                Waheeda Rehman                                                                                                              Actor                   Dilip Kumar                                                                                                                            Hobbies              Collecting Baseball Cards                                                                                                      Color                   White
Singer                 Lata Mangeshkar, Kishore Kumar
Cricketer             Sachin, Dhoni                                                                                                                       Film                     Kagaz ke phool

Figure, Height, and Weight: –

Hair Color             White
Eye Color              Black
Height feet           6 feet 2 inches
Meters                  1.88 m
Weight                  75 Kg

Amitabh Bachchan Health :-

2006 under treatment at the hospital In November 2005, Amitabh Bachchan was once again admitted to the ICU of Lilavati Hospital for the treatment of arthritis of his small intestine. During his illness and recovery, all his work was postponed for a while, including the television show Kaun Banega Crorepati in which he was in the role of host. In March 2006, Amitabh returned to his career.

Bachchan Voice :-

Bachchan is famous for his serious, baritone voice. He has been seen in numerous roles as a presenter, backing singer, and presenter. Before entering the film world, Bachchan applied for the job of the announcer on All India Radio, but it was rejected.

Contact Details :-

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