Amitabh Bachchan Age

Amitabh Bachchan Age, Movies, Wife, Net Worth, Height, Family & Bio

As an Indian film actor, television host, occasional playback singer, film producer, and former politician, Amitabh Bachchan is an exceptional personality. He has appeared in more than 190 Indian movies. The Birth name of Amitabh Bachchan is Inquilaab Srivastava ctkEmperor,s like Angry Younwood’s Shehenshah Ji Amith, Sir AB, One Man Industry, Amit Ji, MahanayakAmit havan been nicknamed after the emperor. Here we are talking about Amitabh Bachchan age, wife, personal life, net worth, family, and bio.

Amitabh Bachchan Bio Data:

NameAmitabh Harivansh Bachchan
NicknameAngry Young Man, AB Sir, Shahanshah of Bollywood, Big B, Munna, 
Date of Birth11 October 1942
Age80 Years
Birth PlaceAllahabad, United Provinces, British India
HometownAllahabad, Uttar Pradesh, India

Amitabh Bachchan Family & Personal Life:

Marriage DateJune 3, 1973
WifeJaya Bhaduri Bachchan
FatherHarvansh Rai Bachchan (Hindi Poet)
MotherTeji Bachchan, Shyama (stepmother)
BrothersAjitabh Bachchan (Businessman)
DaughterShweta Bachchan Nanda
SonAbhishek Bachchan (Actor)
GirlfriendParveen Babi (Actress), Rekha (Actress)

Amitabh Bachchan Career & Net Worth:

ProfessionActor, TV Host, and Former Politician
Debut Movies
Debut politics
7 Hindustani (1969)
A three-year stint in politics from 1984 to 1987
SalaryPer Movie: 6 Crore, Monthly Income: 30 Crore +
Net Worth$400 Million

When Amitabh Bachchan began acting in 1969, he played a voice narrator in the film “Bhuvan Shome.” His first starring role came in 1971 with “Anand.” In the following years, he developed a reputation for playing suspicious, antagonistic characters in films like “Parwana,” “Guddi,” and “Bombay to Goa.” However, most of his films failed at the box office.

Bachchan had starred in dozens of box office flops by the time he was 30. The world only learned about his famous “angry young man” persona when he appeared in “Zanjeer.” He went on to play similar roles in movies like “Deewaar” and “Sholay.” Bachchan became a symbol for the poor, fighting against corruption.

In the 2000s, Bachchan returned to his former glory, reinventing himself as a stern elder in “Mohabbatein.” Some hits followed, including 2007’s “Shootout at Lokhandwala.” He also starred in “The Last Year,” which premiered at the Toronto Film Festival. He starred in Leonardo DiCaprio’s Hollywood blockbuster “The Great Gatsby” in 2013. The film “102 Not Out” was released in 2018.

The net worth of Amitabh Bachchan is $400 million. It was in the 1970s that Bachchan first gained notoriety as an actor and became known for playing the classic “angry young man” role in Bollywood movies. Harivansh Rai Bachchan was Amitabh’s father and a renowned Hindi poet.

Amitabh Bachchan Physical Statics & More:

Weight (In Pounds)176 lbs
Weight( In Kg)80 kg
Height (in Meter)1.88 M
Height (In Feet)6′ 2 Inches
Chest SizeUnknown
Waist SizeUnknown
Eye ColorDark Brown
Hair ColorSalt & Pepper

Amitabh Bachchan Education:

QualificationBachelor In Science
SchoolJnana Pramodhini Boys High School Allahabad
CollegeKirori Mal College New Delhi, Sherwood College, Nainital India

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Amitabh Bachchan Favorite Things:

Favourite ActorDilip Kumar
Favourite ActressWaheeda Rehman
Favourite FoodKheer, Jalebi, Bhindi sabzi, Gulab Jamum
Favourite ColorWhite

Some Lesser Known Facts About Amitabh Bachchan?

  • In Uttar Pradesh, Amitabh Bachchan’s ancestors lived in a village called Babupatti.
  • Teji Bachchan, his mother, was a follower of Sikhism and hailed from Lyallpur, now Faisalabad, in Pakistan.
  • Amitabh’s father was a well-known Hindi poet.
  • Teji’s mother was more interested in theatre plays and was even offered a role in a feature film, which she later turned down.
  • During his college days, he always appeared in plays.
  • Amitabh always wanted to be an engineer and was fascinated enough to join the Indian Air Force when he was young.
  • In college, he was an outstanding athlete who won 400, 200, and 100-meter races.
  • He did not appear in any movie after Insaniyat failed for over five years.
  • Since the failure of Insaniyat, he has only appeared in a movie for five years.

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