Amitabh Bachchan and actress wife Jaya Bachchan tied the knot on June 3, 1973. And today they are celebrating their 47th wedding anniversary. On this special occasion, Big B took to Twitter and posted a few pictures from their marriage ceremony. These pictures date back to 1973 when Amitabh was getting married to Jaya. Along with this, Big B has also shared an old and interesting story, behind his marriage with Jaya.
Revealing about the story of tying a knot with Jaya, Big -B said that at that time when his film Zanjeer became a hit he promised all his friends to go to London for vacation. And during that time he was also dating Jaya. The two were planning to go on vacation with friends in London. But when his father, Harivansh Rai Bachchan came to know about this he told him he could go only after the two were married. So Amitabh and Jaya decided to tie the knot the very next day and catch their flight to London at night. Although the actor revealed the real reason, it seems rather unbelievable. Talking about Jaya after the wedding, she left the industry at the peak of her career. But today they both stand strong as a couple.
This post of Amitabh Bachchan is making rounds on social media. More than 5 lakh people have liked the photo in a few hours. well, let us tell you that the duo has acted in several films together and gave many blockbusters hits such as ‘Abhimaan, ‘Chupke Chupke, ‘Silsila’, ‘Mili’, ‘Zanjeer’ and ‘Kabhi Khushi Kabhi Gham’. Their first film was released in the year 1972 titled Bansi Birju. Today the couple is blessed with two children. Son Actor Abhishek Bachchan and a daughter and author Shweta Bachchan.
Well, let us tell you that on Monday son Abhishek Bachchan took Instagram to wish his parents on their anniversary. He shared a picture of the two and captioned it, “Happy Anniversary to the parentals! Love you both eternally. #46andcounting.” On the work front, Amitabh was last seen in the movie Badla with Taapsee Pannu. Which turned out to be a huge commercial success. Even today Amitabh continues to rule Bollywood, while Jaya is an actor-turned-politician. The couple is also proud grandparents.