Popular as Govinda, Govind Arun Ahuja has been a superstar of the Bollywood in the 90s. He was born on December 21, 1963, in Mumbai. He made people laugh with his epic comic timing in the Bollywood films and entertain them with his superb dance.
However, there are some lesser-known facts about him. For example, many people think that Tina (Narmada) is Govinda’s elder daughter. But the reality is his first daughter died just after 4 months of her birth. Govinda himself revealed this heart-wrenching incident of his life in an interview a few years back.
He said that,
“I have seen 11 deaths in my family including the death of my first daughter. I lost her when she was just 4 months old. Apart from my daughter, I have seen the deaths of my father, mother, two cousins, brother-in-law and sister-in-law. I have brought up the children of these because they had no one to support them financially. I suffered an intensely emotional and financial pressure.”
In the year 1987, Govinda married Sunita. After the death of his first daughter, he became a father of two children. Daughter Narmada who changed her name to Tina for the silver screen. However, her first film Second Hand Husband was a flop show. Govinda’s son Yashvardhan Ahuja will soon debut to Bollywood.