Happy Birthday Madhuri Dixit: From making her debut in Marathi films to featuring in brilliant dance numbers to slaying with her million dollar smile, Madhuri Dixit has ticked off all from her bucket list. As Madhuri Dixit turns a year older, we take you through a pictorial tour of her life and journey in Bollywood so far.
Madhuri was born on May 15, 1967, to Shankar and Snehlata Dixit. She is the youngest of four and has two sisters, Rupa and Bharathi, and a brother, Ajit.
Madhuri is a trained Kathak dancer. At one point of time in her life she wanted to become a microbiologist. But destiny had other plans.
In 1999, Madhuri Dixit married Dr Shriram Nene, a cardiovascular surgeon from Denver. Madhuri moved to the US for many years and the couple have two sons, Arin and Raayan.
Films happened to Madhuri by chance. She appeared in her first movie, Abodh, in 1984 opposite Bengali actor Tapas Pal. The movie, which was made by Sooraj Barjatya, didn’t do well at the box office. On her special day here are some unseen pics of her.