Amitabh Bachchan facts for kids
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Bachchan in 2013
11 October 1942
|Other names||Angry Young Man, Shahenshah of Bollywood, Star of the Millennium, and Big B|
|Alma mater||Sherwood College, Nainital
Kirori Mal College, Delhi University
|Occupation||Actor, producer, singer, television presenter|
Jaya Bhaduri (m. 1973)
|Children||Shweta Bachchan Nanda, Abhishek Bachchan|
|Parent(s)||Harivansh Rai Bachchan (father)
Teji Bachchan (mother)
|Relatives||See Bachchan family|
|Awards||Padma Vibhushan 2015
Padma Bhushan 2001
Padma Shri 1984
Amitabh Harivansh Bachchan is an Indian movie actor. He has been in over 190 Indian movies in more than forty years. Bachchan is widely thought of as one of the greatest and most influential actors in the history of Indian cinema.
Bachchan has won many major awards in his career. His awards include three National Film Awards as Best Actor and fourteen Filmfare Awards.
Bachchan made his Hollywood debut in 2013 with The Great Gatsby.
- Mazumdar, Ranjani. Bombay Cinema: An Archive of the City. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2007 ISBN: 978-0-8166-4942-6
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Bachchan with the Olympic flame in London on 27 July 2012
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