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One of the finest actors in the history of Bollywood, Mithun Chakraborty was born on June 16, 1950, in a well-fed family. The actor has given so much to Bollywood. It's hard to imagine what the industry would've been without their 'Disco King'. There are tons of accolades in his name. But his biggest one is the record of 19 movie releases as a lead actor in the year 1989, which is still unbreakable.
Whether we talk about his unique style, dancing steps, and dialogue delivery, he is simply one of the last of his kind. Talking about his personal life, Mithun Chakraborty got married to the late actress, Yogeeta Bali in 1979. The couple has four kids, three sons, Mahaakshay, Namashi, Ushmey, and one daughter, Dishani.
On June 16, 2021, Mithun Chakraborty celebrates his 71st birthday, and on his special day, his son, Mahaakshay Chakraborty's wife, Madalsa Sharma dropped a special wish for him. The actress took to her Instagram handle and shared a dashing picture of her sasur. In the picture, Mithun looked hunky and handsome in his trademark raw style from his younger days. The monochrome picture of the disco king made people fall in love with him all over again. Atop the picture, Madalsa wrote, "Happy Birthday!!! We love you" followed by a red heart emoticon.
There's no doubt that Mithun Chakraborty is one of the finest actors of all time. However, it is an undeniable fact that his fashion sense was way ahead of his time. That is the reason why he was the most followed style icon of his generation. From bringing high boots in fashion, making a style statement with denim shirts, and introducing golden looks in Bollywood, Mithun Chakraborty was the undisputed king of disco and style.
Mithun Chakraborty's family never misses a chance to showers their immense love for him. Time and again, we have seen his kids and family members sharing priceless notes and pictures on his birthdays. For instance, last year, on Mithun's 70th birthday, i.e., June 16, 2020, his daughter, Dishani Chakraborty had made her father's day extra-special with her cutesy post on Instagram.
Dishani Chakraborty had taken to her IG handle and had posted a rare childhood picture with her father, Mithun Chakraborty, on his special day. In the picture, little Dishani had looked adorable. Along with the picture, Dishani had also written a beautiful message thanking him for his constant support in the caption. Her note could be read as "To the greatest inspiration, the greatest actor, the greatest cook & most importantly, the greatest father ever. Happy Birthday."
Mithun Chakraborty won the National Award for Best Actor with his debut film, Mrigaya, in 1976.