Actor Dilip Kumar tuns 95

Actor Dilip Kumar tuns 95

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Thespian Dilip Kumar, one of the greatest actors of Hindi cinema, turned 95 on Monday. The family had a quiet birthday celebrations. Dilip Kumars wife Saira Banu tweeted the birthday plans of the actor who has been ailing for some time. "On Dilip Saabs birthday, as we get together as a family with Saabs brothers, sisters, relatives and some close friends, my thoughts reach out to all the wonderful fans and well wishers for the duas and prayers for Dilip Saab.

A million thanks," she tweeted using the actors Twitter handle @TheDilipKumar. "What are we planning for the birthday, I am being asked repeatedly. Well, for those who dont know what we have been doing every year - its a day when our residence turns into a gorgeous fairyland with flowers and floral arrangements from loving visitors which means a lot....Every year on Saabs birthday our house is open all day for friends and family to come and spend quality time with Dilip Saab.

But tomorrow will be restricted as doctors have advised Saab to be protected from any infection," she said on Sunday. The undisputed tragedy king, who has been described as "the ultimate method actor" by none other than the legendary Satyajit Ray, has delivered several hits. Be it Devdas, Madhumati, Mughal-e-Azam, Ram aur Shyam, Naya Daur, Kranti or Shakti, he has left his fans spellbound.

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