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Tragedy King Of Bollywood Dilip Kumar Turns 95, Devoted Wife Saira Banu Reveals Celebration Plans

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| December 11 , 2017 , 14:45 IST

The legendary actor is yesteryear, Dilip Kumar has won million hearts during his stint as the 'Tragedy King' of Bollywood throughout his career. Among the other celebrities of his generation, the legendary actor has garnered most praises and appreciation from the masses.

Almost 8 decades after his debut, the legendary actor is still remembered for his classics while enjoying the blessings and love of his vast fan base. Despite not keeping well for a while, the actor has turned 95 and is currently on road to recovery from pneumonia with the support of his family and friends.

The oldest living legend of Hindi film fraternity has to play diversified roles from a prince to a peasant and was still loved by the viewers. His iconic role of the rebellious son in 1960's 'Mughal-e-Azam' was loved by the cinema-goers so much that it became the most memorable film of Bollywood.

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The celebrated actor has been lucky in personal life as well given his fairytale married life with Saira Banu which remained intact despite many bumps in the road. Even their age difference couldn't tear the couple apart and Saira's loyalty and devotion always contributed to their love story's success.

On the occasion of Dilip Saab's birthday, his dotting wife shared their celebration plans through Twitter. The 1960s superstar's deteriorating health has lately become a matter of concern for his loyal fans and the entire industry due to which the festivities will remain low-key.

While sharing the latest picture of Dilip Kumar, his family friend Faisal Farooqui who handles Dilip Kumar's official Twitter Account wrote, "He smiled when I told him millions pray for him everyday. -FF"

Saira also expressed her gratitude towards fans for greeting the veteran actor on his birthday through a series of tweets and revealed his birthday plans. She stated, "Every year on Saab’s birthday our house is open all day for friends and family to come and spend quality time with Dilip Saab."