In a glorious career spanning over 60 years, veteran songstress Lata Mangeshkar hasn't just given a plethora of memorable hits in Hindi film music, but also paved the way for future singers in the industry. Twitter made the day all the more special by wishing the 'Nightingale'
"Every year, on my birthday, thousands of you send me flowers, sweets, cakes, greeting cards... This year, I humbly request you all, instead of sending me these things, that money and as much as you can give, please give it to our brave soldier brothers," Lata Mangeshkar tweeted
Lataji shared a video of Asha's track O Haseena Zulfonwali from the 1966 film Teesri Manzil
Kishore Kumar was born as Abhas Kumar Ganguly. Maana Janaab Ne Pukara Nahin, Yeh Jo Mohabbat Hai, O Hansini Meri Hansini, Roop Tera Mastana, Ek Ladki Bheegi Bhaagi Si are some of his evergreen hits
In response to her wishe, Modi thanked the singer and expressed his gratitude for receiving the veteran singer's blessings for many years. He wrote: "Thank you Lata Didi. I have been fortunate to receive your blessings for many years. They give me immense strength"
Ashaji, who is famous for her numbers such as Dil Cheez Kya Hai, Dum Maro Dum and Piya Tu Ab Toh Aaja, announced the news of her arrival in the Big Apple on Twitter. She also thanked her elder sister, legendary singer Lata Mangeshkar for her wishing her on her birthday
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The actress is happy to spend a "quiet" birthday in Mumbai with her elder daughter Esha and son-in-law Bharat Takhtani and says she looks back at her journey with "affection"
Lataji said she was feeling sorry for cricket maestro Sachin Tendulkar who had come to felicitate her but she could not attend her 85th birthday celebrations owing to her ill-health
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Stand-up comedian Kapil Sharma had a memorable birthday this year as he got to meet two legends of Bollywood - Amitabh Bachchan and Lata Mangeshkar.