Today is the birthday of Akshay Kumar, who is said to be a Bollywood Khiladi. Akshay is celebrating his 54th birthday today. Akshay Kumar must have been seen by all of you in many great films. Akshay Kumar's real name is Rajiv Hari Om Bhatia and very few people know this. He changed his name before coming to Bollywood through his close friends and relatives still call him Rajiv. Tell all of you that Akshay Kumar was born in Amritsar, but after some time his entire family shifted to Mumbai. Akshay Kumar studied at Don Bosco School in Mumbai and Akshay had a group of 10 friends in the school which was all named 'Bloody Ten.'
Well, you will be surprised to know that Akshay taekwondo has black belts. In fact, Akshay was interested in martial arts since childhood and started training in it from class 8. Akshay is said to have also learned 'Mue Thai' in Bangkok before appearing in films, which is actually a tough martial art in Thailand. Akshay has also worked as a chef and waiter in Bangkok before joining Bollywood. Tell you that Akshay has also hosted a documentary based on martial arts and the name of this documentary is Seven Deadly Arts.
Tell you that Akshay Kumar made his Bollywood debut with 'Saugandh' in 1991 and became famous after this film. Akshay is now a Bollywood superstar today though Akshay will not be able to celebrate his birthday today. Because his mother passed away yesterday, a day before his birthday. Happy birthday to Akshay on our behalf right now.