- Lata Mangeshkar turned 91 on Monday
- Aamir Khan shared a birthday wish for her on Tuesday
- “I wish you many happy returns of the day,” he tweeted.
Legendary singer Lata Mangeshkar turned 91 on Monday. Actor Aamir KhanThe birthday wish came a little late, but the wait was worth it. The actor, in whose films Lata Mageshkar has sung various popular songs such as Or Paalan Hare (Lagaan), Phoolon Ke Is Shehar Mein Y Mere Sathiya (Parampara) wrote: “Dearest Didi, happy belated birthday. I wish you many happy returns of the day. May good health and happiness always be with you. Respect and cordial greetings. Love.” Aamir Khan was honored with the Deenanath Mangeshkar Award in 2017. The award is given in honor of Lata Mangeshkar’s father, Deenanath Mangeshkar.
Check out Aamir Khan’s tweet here:
Dear Didi, happy belated birthday. Wishing you many happy returns of the day. May good health and happiness be with you always.
Respect and best regards
– Aamir Khan (@aamir_khan) September 29, 2020
On Lata Mangeshkar’s birthday, actor Anil Kapoor wrote about their phone conversation during the lockdown and how her “words of encouragement” worked as a “vitamin boost” for him. He wrote: “Happy birthday to the phenomenal and legendary singer, Lata Mangeshkar ji. Your voice and songs are forever! Talking to you on the phone during this lockdown and hearing your words of encouragement was like a vitamin boost for me. Thank you for always being so supportive! “
Happy birthday to the phenomenal and legendary singer @mangeshkarlata Hee, your voice and your songs are timeless! Talking to you on the phone during this confinement and hearing your words of encouragement was like a vitamin boost for me! Thank you for always supporting us so much! pic.twitter.com/2Uvsgwv3Lx
– Anil Kapoor (@AnilKapoor) September 28, 2020
Singer Asha Bhosle also wished her sister by sharing a picture from her childhood.. Here is the photo we are talking about:
Birthday greetings to Lata Didi, who turns 91 today. Remembering our childhood days through this image where you can see Didi sitting on the left and Meena Tai and me standing behind her. pic.twitter.com/bQqCT2ua0l
– ashabhosle (@ashabhosle) September 28, 2020
Lata Mangeshkar has sung hits like Tere Bina Zindagi Se, Tere Liye, Lag Jaa Gale, Ajeeb Daastan Hai Yeh, Jiya Jale, Ek Pyaar Ka Nagma Hai Y Main chali Main chali, Among many others.
She has been honored with the Bharat Ratna, Padma Vibhushan, Padma Bhushan and Dadasaheb Phalke awards, as well as various National and Filmfare awards.