Zeenat Aman has turned a year older today on 19th November. And on this special occasion, we have shared some unknown facts. So scroll down to know some lesser-known things about her.
Zeenat Aman is an Indian actress and model. She made a mark in Hindi cinema for her blazing performances. She in her time was best known for her good acting skills and is widely considered to be a highly influential actress in Indian cinema. Zeenat Aman has turned a year older today on 19th November. And on this special occasion, we have shared some unknown facts about her. So scroll down to know some lesser-known things about her.
About Zeenat Aman
Zeenat Aman was born in Mumbai and did her schooling in Panchgani later she went to the University of Southern California in Los Angeles for further studies. The glamour icon had a fleeting vocation as a journalist for Femina magazine before she put in her feet into filmland. But not many of us know that she was the second runners up of the Femina Miss India contest after which, she bagged the title Miss Aisa Pacific in 1970. And became the first South Asian woman to get the title. Talking about her childhood let us inform you that at just 13-year-old she lost her father Amanullah who was a scriptwriter in Bollywood. And from thereon after his death, she added ‘Aman’ to her name.
The Hippie Movement
We all have heard the song Dum Maro Dum’ which is quite a self-explanatory song. In which she has seen been smoking. So let us tell you that during those times the actress, along with Dev Anand introduced Hippie Culture in Bollywood and the song still continues to be an evergreen hit. Apart from this, another piece of information that adds up is that along with Hema Malini, Zeenat Aman was the highest-paid actress in Bollywood from 1976-80.
Zeenat’s Love Life
Talking about some personal life, let us tell you that she was once bashed by her alleged boyfriend Sanjay Khan. He bashed her so badly that it gave a permanent scar on her face and eyes. Not only this but if reports are to believe it was also been told that Mazhar Khan, Zeenat’s second husband also said to harass the diva. But later Mazhar Khan died in September 1998. And Today, Zeenat Aman lives with her two sons and makes many social appearances like awards functions and many other functions.