MUMBAI-Happy birthday Madhuri Dixit. Madhuri Dixit’s aura, her stardom, her fame, it all grew manifold in just a span of few years and even while all of that was happening, we knew we were watching history in the making.

Madhuri Dixit made her debut in Marathi films to featuring in brilliant dance numbers to slaying with her million dollar smile, Madhuri Dixit has ticked off all from her bucket list. She has been an icon of Bollywood in the 90s and still carries her charisma.

Dixit made her film debut in Abodh (1984)and received wider public recognition with Tezaab (1988). She went on to establish herself as a leading actress of Hindi cinema with the films Dayavan (1988) ,Ram Lakhan (1989), Parinda (1989),Dil (1990), Saajan (1991), Beta (1992), Khalnayak (1993), Hum Aapke Hain Koun..! (1994), Raja (1995) and Dil To Pagal Hai (1997).

She also garnered critical acclaim for her work in the dramas Anjaam (1994), Mrityudand (1997), Pukar(2000), Lajja (2001) and Devdas (2002). In 2002, she took a sabbatical from films to raise her children and made a comeback with the musical Aaja Nachle in 2007, later starring in the 2014 dramas Dedh Ishqiya and Gulaab Gang.

In addition to acting in films, Dixit has been featured as a talent judge for four seasons of the dance reality show Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa. She has participated in several stage shows and has engaged in philanthropic activities. Since 1999, she is married to doctor Shriram Madhav Nene, with whom she has two children.

Madhuri thanked all her fans, co-stars and followers in a tweet this morning.

We wish the best life ahead to the star.