Today is the big day of Mithun Chkravaborty as he celebrates his 69th birthday. So, we wish him on the behalf of our readers and patrons a very special and prosperous birthday. The actor was born on this day exactly 69 years before (in 1950) in Barisal, now Bangladesh. He along with his family shifted to Calcutta and did his schooling and college from the said city. Before entering into films, he was a Naxalite but a family tragedy brought him back.
His debut in films came with the movie Mirgayaa released in 1976 for which he bagged the National Film Award for the Best Actor. Some of his initial films included Do Ajnabee, Phool Khile Hain Gulshan Gulshan and Mere Rakshak. He also directed a couple of films apart from trying singing, and producing films in the Tinsel Town. Besides, he is also a TV presenter, social worker, writer and businessman. His film Disco Dancer was a big hit not just in India but also in Russia and Soviet Union as well.
Besides, this film, his other memorable films include Tahader Katha and Swami Vivekananda as well, which were applauded for his exceptional work. He has appeared in more than 350 films in Hindi, Bengali, Odia, Bhojpuri, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, and Punjabi. He also holds his name in Limca Book of Records for releasing more than 19 films as a lead actor in a year, which is still unbreakable till date. Stay tuned to know more about the birthday boy and his plans on his big day only with us.