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Aishwarya Rai Bachchan

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Aishwarya Rai Bachchan
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Aishwarya Rai

(1973-11-01) 1 November 1973 (age 48)
Alma materUniversity of Mumbai
OccupationActress, model
Years active1994–present
TitleMiss World 1994
FamilySee Bachchan family
AwardsFull list

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan (born 1 November 1973) is an Indian actress. She won the Miss World 1994 pageant.[1][2] Her acting has made her one of the most popular celebrities in India. She has won many awards, including two Filmfare Awards.[3] Bachchan also was given the Padma Shri by the Government of India in 2009 and the Ordre des Arts et des Lettres by the Government of France in 2012.[4][4][5] Some parts of the media have called her "the most beautiful woman in the world".[6][7]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Simon Robinson. "India's Most Influential". Time. Archived from the original on 2 November 2016.
  2. Scott Mendelson (6 November 2016). "Karan Johar, Ajay Devgn, Ranbir Kapoor, Anushka Sharma And Aishwarya Reach New Peaks". Forbes. Archived from the original on 7 November 2016. Retrieved 7 November 2016.
  3. "The Nominations – 2000– The 51st Filmfare Awards". The Times of India. Archived from the original on 9 July 2012. Retrieved 22 April 2011.
  4. 4.0 4.1 "Why Aaradhya cried on Aishwarya Rai Bachchan's 39th birthday". Hindustan Times. India. 2 November 2012. Archived from the original on 2 November 2012. Retrieved 2 November 2012.
  5. "Aishwarya, Akshay, Helen in Padma Shri list". The Hindu. Chennai, India. 26 January 2009. Archived from the original on 3 February 2009. Retrieved 26 January 2009.
  6. Tricia, McDermott (29 December 2004). ""The World's Most Beautiful Woman?"". CBS News. Archived from the original on 29 October 2013.