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In India, Bollywood is no less than religion. With their dance moves, passion and charm, Bollywood actors and actresses can win any heart. Most of us have had celebrity crushes but there are just a few who got to live their dreams. There are some actors who married their fans and lived happily with them.
Let us look at those Bollywood celeb couples who married their fans and are enjoying the marital bliss to the fullest.
Dilip Kumar and Saira Bano make an adorable couple. They stand by each other through thick and thin. Not many people know that Dilip was Saira's childhood crush. She used to daydream about him. When, in 1966, the two got married, Dilip was 44 years old while Saira was just 22. Many speculated that this match won't work but we all know the power of their love.
Mumtaz is one actress whose beauty can make anyone a fan. Mayur Madhvani was that lucky fan who got to marry the biggest star of that time. Mayur and Mumtaz got married on May 29, 1974. Everybody was sure that Mayur married Mumtaz because of her physical appearance but he proved everybody wrong when he supported a cancer-stricken Mumtaz who was bald and weak.
With his amazing dancing moves and charming manners, Jeetendra won many hearts. One such heart was that of an air hostess in British Airways, Shobha. Jeetender and Shobha met and fell in love. Shobha had always been a huge admirer of Jeetendra. They got married in 1974 and have two children together, Ekta Kapoor and Tusshar Kapoor.
Who hasn't fallen victim of Rajesh Khanna's charm? One look at this gorgeous man used to make women daydream about him for years. One such star-stricken girl was Dimple Kapadia. She was just 16 years old when she got married to a much older Rajesh Khanna in March 1973. Dimple was Rajesh’s greatest fan. Though the couple separated after 9 years of marriage, Dimple was there with Rajesh when he took his last breath.
With that smile, glowing eyes and perfect figure, Shilpa Shetty is perfect in every way. From a common man to celebrities like Richard Gere, she is admired by many. One such admirer of her was British Indian businessman, Raj Kundra. He got the chance to marry her in a big fat Indian wedding on November 22, 2009.
Bharat has always been fascinated by Esha. When they were in school, he was in awe of her. As they grew up, Bharat lost all hopes of marrying her as she belonged to the film fraternity and he hails from a conservative business family. We are sure that it is Bharat's love that the two ended up together. They tied the knot on June 29, 2012.
Vivek Oberoi has seen many ups and downs in both his professional as well as personal life. A heartbroken Vivek Oberoi found love in the minister of Karnataka's daughter, Priyanka Alva, who was his huge fan. Though it was an arranged marriage the two families have always been friends, Priyanka accepts that she has always been a huge fan of Vivek. They got married on October 29, 2010.
So, here we’re! These were the Bollywood celebrities who married their fans. These fans were given the gifts of their lives. Living with your celebrity crush is a dream that we all see. Who is your favourite couple among these? Do let us know in the comments section below.