Legendary singer and younger sister Asha Bhosle sent her love:
Birthday Greetings to Didi? ashabhosle (@ashabhosle) September 27, 2016
Superstar Amitabh Bachchan shared this vintage photograph posted by a fan:
Oscar-winning singer-composer AR Rahman, with whom Lataji has given many memorable songs, also wished her:
Shreya Ghoshal wished her 'inspiration':
Happy birthday @mangeshkarlata ji. Your voice is one of the biggest inspirations for me. Respects and heartfelt wishes for your good health.? Shreya Ghoshal (@shreyaghoshal) September 28, 2016
Arijit Singh remembered her as well:
As did Riteish Deshmukh:
Wishing the Nightingale of India @mangeshkarlata Ji a very happy birthday. A voice that still resonates in every household & unites India.? Riteish Deshmukh (@Riteishd) September 28, 2016
Shabana Azmi had some profound words:
@mangeshkarlata agar baal ke itna bareek sur ho tto bhi lata mangeshkar theek uske beech mein gaati hain. Never a truer word spoken.Respect? Azmi Shabana (@AzmiShabana) September 28, 2016
Popular singer Kumar Sanu was thankful for the evergreen duet Tujhe Dekha To Ye Jaana Sanam from Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge as he remembered late filmmaker Yash Chopra on his birth anniversary on Tuesday. He cited that Lataji took the song to a 'different level':
Singer Abhijeet Bhattacharya wished Lataji:
Filmmaker Madhur Bhandarkar remembered her:
Actress Durga Jasraj, daughter of classical vocalist Pandit Jasraj was thankful for this 'divine voice':
And it wasn't just the film industry, Prime Minister Narendra Modi conveyed his regards:
Cricketer Virender Sehwag wished her as well:
Melody queen Lataji has recorded songs for over a thousand Bollywood films, and has sung in over 36 languages. She is known for her soulful melodies including Aayega Aanewala, Lag Jaa Gale and Ajeeb Dastaan Hai Ye.
Bharat Ratna Lataji made a heart-warming request to her fans on Twitter for her birthday this year, where she asked them to donate towards the brave Indian soldiers who guard our country, instead of sending her gifts.
Happy birthday, Lataji.