Happy birthday Tanya: Tanuja is a veteran Bollywood actress who needs no credit. Tanusha is one such actress whose acting and people are crazy about her beauty. On the other hand, today Tanusha celebrates her 79th birthday and on this special day we are going to tell you some untold things from her life.
Tanuja was born in Mumbai
Tanuja was born on September 23, 1943 in Mumbai. Tanuja is the daughter of actress Shobhana Samarth. Tanuja was first educated at St. Joseph’s Boarding School in Panchghani and afterwards went to Switzerland but had to return due to the poor condition of the house and entered the world of cinema at the age of 16. Tanuja first appeared in her sister Nutan’s film, Hamari Beti.
Tanuja first appeared in this film
The film “Hamari Beti” was released in 1950. He worked as a child artist in this film. It is also said that she did not want to work in the cinema but had to work due to the circumstances of the house. She first appeared as an actress in the 1960 film Chhabili, and in 1962 Memdidi was released. Both films got a lot of love from the audience and she became a big star.
Tanuja beat Dharmendra
Tanuja once stepped into the limelight. It is said that Tanuja once beat Dharmendra. Tanuja revealed this in an interview. Tanuja had related this: “This anecdote is from the time when they were shooting for the film Chand Aur Sooraj. Dharmendra was also introduced to his first wife, Prakash Kaur. In such a situation, when both were sitting together, Dharmendra started flirting with them. Tanuja didn’t like that and slapped her across the face.
Tanuja had threatened Dharmendra
With that he further said that he told Dharmendra: “I know your wife, you also have children. You can’t talk to me like that.” As soon as he was slapped, Dharmendra said, “Tanu, my mother, I’m sorry. Please make me your brother’. At that very moment Tanuja tied the thread around Dharmendra’s wrist and after that day they both called their relationship brother and sister.
Tanuja Superhit Movies
Tanuja has created a different identity by giving many super hit films. Tanuja has starred in more than 100 feature films including Nai Umar Ki Nayi Fasal, Bhoot Bangla, Bahare Phir Bhi Aayenge, Jewel Thief, Jeeene Ki Raah, Gustakhi Maaf, Money or Love “. ‘, ‘Holy Sinner’, ‘Hathi Mere Saathi’, ‘Door Ka Rahi’, ‘My Life Partner’. In addition, Tanuja received the Filmfare Award for Best Actress in 1967 for the film Paisa Ya Pyaar.
Tanuja’s personal life
On the other hand, when it comes to Tanuja’s personal life, in 1973 Tanuja married filmmaker Shomu Mukherjee. The two met on the set of the film Ek Baar Muskruta Do and then both got married. , Although Tanuja and Shomu separated after a few years of marriage, the two did not divorce and on April 10, 2008, Shomu Mukherjee died of a heart attack. They have two daughters named Kajol and Tanisha.