Madhuri Dixit B'day: She learned to dance from the age of 3, the first film flopped, Discussion of an affair with Sanjay Dutt


Madhuri Dixit, popularly known as Dhak Dhak Girl, was born on 15 May 1967 in Mumbai. Belonging to a Marathi Brahmin family, Madhuri has two elder sisters and an elder brother. He was interested in dance since childhood. He started learning dance at the age of three.

Entry in Bollywood in the 80s

Madhuri Dixit made her Bollywood debut in 1984 with the film 'Abodh'. The film was a flop but Madhuri's acting was praised. After this, Madhuri did many films including 'Awara Baap', 'Swati', 'Manav Killing' and 'North South' but all flopped at the box office.

'Tezaab' opens luck

Madhuri's fate was changed by the film 'Tezaab'. In the 1988 film, he played Mohini. The film was the biggest hit of that year. The song 'Ek Do Teen' from the film was also highly liked. After this Madhuri did other films including 'Ram Lakhan', 'Prem Pratigya', 'Tridev'.

Discussion of an affair with Sanjay Dutt

In the 90s, Madhuri was counted among the top actresses. His film 'Saajan' was released in 1991. Sanjay Dutt was with him in this. Together they did films like 'Khatron Ke Khiladi', 'Terrain', 'Kanoon Apna Apna', 'Thanedar', 'Khalnayak' and 'Sahiban'. At that time, Madhuri and Sanjay Dutt's affair was being discussed in the gossip corridors. It is said that Madhuri made the distance from Sanjay Dutt after the name of Sanjay Dutt in the 1993 bomb blasts. However, neither of them ever spoke openly on this.

There were reports that Madhuri refused to talk to Sanjay Dutt. In an interview given to Movie magazine in 1993, Sanjay Dutt said this, 'His statement does not make any difference to me. I work with her and I have done a lot of films with her. '

Married Shriram Nene

On October 17, 1999, Madhuri married US-based surgeon Sriram Madhav Nene. The wedding rituals were performed at Madhuri's elder brother in California. It was an arranged marriage. Before marriage, Shriram Nene had not seen any of Madhuri's films and did not even know that she was such a big superstar. After many years in the US, Madhuri moved to Mumbai with her family in 2011. Madhuri and Shriram Nene have two sons, Ryan and Arin.

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