Amitabh Bachchan Age, Height, Weight, Wife, Affairs

Amitabh Bachchan
Real NameAmitabh Harivansh Rai Shrivastava
NicknameMunna, Big B, Angry Young Man, AB Sr., Amith, Shahenshah of Bollywood
Physical Stats & More
HeightCentimeters-188 cm
Meters-1.88 m
Feet Inches-6’ 2”
WeightKilograms- 80 kg
Pounds- 176 lbs
Body MeasurementsChest: 42 Inches
Waist: 34 Inches
Biceps: 13 Inches
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourSalt & Pepper
Shoe Size9 (UK) or 10 (US)
Brand EndorsementsICICI, Pepsi, Eveready, Justdial, Nerolac, Cadbury, Tanishq, Parker Pens, Reid & Taylor, Emami Boro Plus, Sahara City Homes, Binani Cement, Navratan Oil, Gujarat State, Maggi, Dabur , Kalyan Jewellers (note that few of the contracts have ended)
Personal Life
Date of Birth11 October 1942
Age (as in 2017)70 Years
Birth PlaceAllahabad, Uttar Pradesh, India
Zodiac sign/Sun signLibra
HometownAllahabad, Uttar Pradesh (presently lives in Mumbai)
SchoolJnana Pramodhini, Boys High School, Allahabad
CollegeSherwood College, Nainital, India Kirori Mal College, New Delhi, India
Educational QualificationsBachelor of Science
DebutFilm- Saat Hindustani (1969) Television- Kaun Banega Crorepati (KBC)- 2000
FatherHarivansh Rai Bachchan, Poet
MotherTeji Bachchan, Shyama (step-mother)
BrotherAjitabh Bachchan
B/2, Kapol Housing Society,
VL Mehta Road, Juhu, Mumbai – 400049, Maharashtra, India
HobbiesSinging, Blogging, Reading
LikesCollecting Pens, Travelling to London & Switzerland
DislikesHe hates the word Bollywood and Beti B (for her granddaughter)
Best FriendsThere are many, he has good relations with almost all actor & actresses.
Favourite Things
Favourite FoodBhindi Sabzi, Jalebi, Kheer
Favourite ActorDilip Kumar
Favourite ActressWaheeda Rehman
Favourite FilmKagaz Ke Phool, Gone With The Wind, Ganga Jamuna, Black, Godfather, Scarface, Pyasa
Favourite DancerNot Known
Favourite ColorWhite
Favourite SportCricket
Favourite BookMadhushala by Harivansh Rai Bachchan
Favourite DestinationLondon, Switzerland
Girls, Affairs and More
Marital StatusMarried
Affairs/GirlfriendsLate Parveen Babi (Indian Actress)
Rekha (Indian Actress)

Jaya Bhaduri, Indian Politician (former Indian Actress)
Wife/SpouseJaya Bhaduri, Indian Politician (former Indian Actress)
Marriage Date3 June 1973
ChildrenDaughter- Shweta Bachchan-Nanda
Son- Abhishek Bachchan (Actor)
Style Quotient
Cars CollectionBentley Arnage R, Bentley Continental GT, Lexus LX 470, Mercedes-Benz SL 500 AMG, Porche Cayman S, Range Rover SUV, Mini Cooper, Rolls Royce Phantom, Toyota Land Cruiser, BMW 760Li, BMW X5, Mercedes Benz S320, Mercedes Benz S600, Mercedes Benz E240
Bike CollectionNA
MobileA hi-tech mobile (white colour)
Money Factor
Salary20 Crores/film (INR)
Net Worth$400 million (approx.)



Unknown Facts About Amitabh Bachchan

1.) Amitabh Bachchan has since appeared in over 190 Indian films in a career spanning almost five decades.


2.) Amitabh has won fifteen Filmfare Awards and is the most-nominated performer in any major acting category at Filmfare, with 41 nominations overall.

3.) The Government of India honoured him with the Padma Shri in 1984, the Padma Bhushan in 2001 and the Padma Vibhushan in 2015 for his contributions to the arts.

4.) He made his Hollywood debut in 2013 with The Great Gatsby.

5.) Bachchan made his film debut in 1969 as a voice narrator in Bhuvan Shome.

6.) Amitabh Bachchan father Harivansh Rai Srivastava (Bachchan) was a well-known Hindi poet.

7.) Bachchan was born in Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh, in north-central India.

8.) Bachchan mother Teji Bachchan was a Punjabi Sikh from Lyallpur (now Faisalabad), Punjab.

9.) Harivansh Rai changed the boy’s name to Amitabh, which means “the light that will never die.