Amitabh Bachchan was born on October 11, 1942. His father Harivansh Rai Bachchan was a well-known poet, where as his mother Teji Bachchan was a Sikh from Karachi. Amitabh has a younger brother Ajitabh.
Amitabh finished his schooling at Boys’ High School, Allahabad. He then went to Sherwood College. Later, He attained a bachelors’ degree in Science from Kirori Mal College, Delhi.In 1968, Amitabh Bachchan came to Bombay leaving a job of a freight broker at a shipping company Bird and Co., to persue a career in films.
Amitabh Bachchan’s first film was K. A. Abbas’ Saat Hindustani (1969). Although the film flopped, Amitabh won rave reviews from critics for his performance. In 1970, Amitabh Bachchan was signed by Hrishikesh Mukherjee for Anand, where Rajesh Khanna ...» read full biography