Lesser known facts about Shenshah of Bollywood ‘Mr. Amitabh Bachan’


Amitabh Bachan is a name that does not need any introduction. He is well-known by the name of Shenshah of Bollywood, Big B, Angry Young Man, etc. He is working in Bollywood Industry since 1970. Big B is one of the most prominent figures of Hindi Cinema. He became the Angry Young Man from his initial career and movies. He is the most nominated actor for Filmfare Awards.

Undoubtedly he is an awesome actor but he has shown his excellence in various other fields as well. He has worked as a playback singer, a television host in Kaun Banega Crorepati and many more, film producer, presenter and also as an elected member of Indian Parliament. We all know all these points about the living legend Amitabh Bachan. Now let’s look at some of the unknown facts that are never shared about this famous personality. Here we are listing some of the facts and habits of this living legend which many of us are not aware of…

First poem by Amitabh Bachan

Amitabh Bachan was hospitalized in 1982 and this is the time when he wrote his first poem. The poem written by him was published in Dharam Yug because of the family friend Dr. Dharamvir Bharti. Some of the well-known poems of Amitabh Bachan are:

Poetry- Amitabh Bacchan

Freedom Struggle

Amitabh Bachan also wants to be a part of the freedom struggle. He always loved to hear about patriotism and wants to be a part of it. This is the reason of his pure and excellent acting in the movies that are based on plot related to the freedom struggle.

Favourite Place

His favorite place in his house is his own bedroom. Big B loves to spend time in the bedroom while reading books and papers. He spends his free time by reading.

Loved surprises given by family members

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Amitabh Bachan loved the acting of Abhishek Bachan in movie Guru. He believed that playing such a great role at a young age is very difficult for any actor and Abhishek did it perfectly well. Amitabh keeps on saying that he gets amazing surprises from his family and Abhishek’s acting is Guru is one of the surprises for him. He got another surprise when his granddaughter wrote an essay on Amitabh Bachan when she was asked to write an essay on the favorite person.

Amitabh Bachan’s love for Pets

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Amitabh Bachan is very fond of dogs. Many of his films also showed his love towards dogs. His first pet was Silky Sydney whom he lost, unfortunately.


Big B had a wish to perform Hamlet. His father translates the work of William Shakespeare so that Amitabh can perform the role.


Amitabh Bachan was an athlete at his school time and won many trophies for the same.

List of five beautiful women

Everyone has a list of beautiful women or smart women whom they want to meet or who are their inspiration or for any other reason. This list of Amitabh Bachan consists of Sophie Marceau, Catherine Deneuve, Gayatri Devi and her mother Indira Devi of Cooch Behar.

Cooking and Mr. Bachan

Mr. Bachan and cooking are two things which are like South and North apart. He doesn’t know anything about cooking. Big B once tried to make an omelet which turned out to be a disaster. From then, he never tried to cook anything.

Blogging Twitter and Big B

Amitabh Bachan is fond of blogging and twittering. With more than 4 lac followers, he finds twitter faster and better to be aware and to be connected to the world. He finds blogging peaceful and therefore writes continuously.

Fond of pens

He has a wide collection of pens. Out of which, around 90% pens are gifted to him. He even has a pen which has Kesari-colored ink. He loves his collection of pens.

Love for Street food

Both Amitabh and son Abhishek Bachan love street food and they don’t even think about being a celebrity and eating street food. They both went out in monsoons to enjoy the taste of bhutta. Other than this, Big B like egg bhurji and parantha made and sold on streets.


Mr. Amitabh Bachan loves the culture and languages of different places. He has little knowledge of some languages like Bengali, Punjabi, Marathi, and Gujarati. Bollywood Shenshah wants to learn Russian, French, German and Italian.

Angry Young Man never gets angry

Known by the name of Angry Young Man, Amitabh Bachan played the role of an angry young man very well in his movies. But Amitabh Bachan never gets angry at anything in reality.

Other than these there are many other facts about Amitabh Bachan which every fan of his must know. If you have some other fact, you can comment and we will add that in the list.

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