New Delhi, Aug 23: Legendry actress Saira Banu was a famous in the film industry. Today, she celebrates her 72nd on August 23 .
Her entire life revolves around her husband Dilip Kumar. Her love for Dilip Kumar is eternal, from the age of 12 she wanted to marry the legendary actor.
She acted in many Bollywood films between 1961 and 1988 and also won Filmfare Award for Best Actress.
Saira Banu’s family did not want her to act in films but her passion for acting not allowed to stop her. Her first movie was “Junglee” with Shammi Kapoor when she was 16.
She learned Urdu and Persian to impress Dilip Kumar.
Dilip was first fascinated with Saira when she gave birthday party on her new Bunglow.
She was just 22 and Dilip was 44 when they both got married. They are happily married from the past 50 years.
Recently Saira said, “It’s a fact that ever since I became an actress, and in fact, even before that, I just wanted to be Dilip saab’s wife. Material gifts are good, and yes, they make one happy. But, the gift of love is the biggest gift one could ever get. And I’m lucky that I have got that love from him”.
“Dilip saab has just returned from the hospital, and we are resetting our life”, said Saira.
“He was at the hospital on his birthday, in December last year. Even now, I was with him for eight days and eight nights at the hospital and he has just come back. So it’s going to be a double special for me and us,” she added.
Have a look on the beautiful pictures of Saira:
We wish her a very Happy Birthday and their love always stay together.