Who does not know Bollywood actress Tanuja in today's time, she always remains in discussions due to some reason. Today, she is celebrating her 76th birthday. Bollywood actress Tanuja started her film career as a lead actress with the film 'Chhabili', Tanuja's parents were both involved in cinema, her father Kumarsen Samarth was a director and mother was an actress, as well as Tanuja's elder sister Nutan has been a famous actress of her time.
Tanuja was born on 23 September in Mumbai. In childhood, Tanuja was so pampered by her mother and sister that she got the title of Tom Boy in the 50s. Her habit of openly smoking cigarettes, drinking liquor and wearing bold clothes at parties was considered to be quite cool at that time, the effect of which was seen in her film characters.
In the year 1943, Tanuja married Bengali director Shomu Mukherjee, the last time she appeared on screen in the 2012 film 'Son of Sardar', in this film, her son-in-law Ajay Devgn was seen with her. Tanuja's younger Daughter Tanisha has been a contestant of Big Boss, like Kajol, Tanisha has not been able to make a successful identity in Bollywood. Tanuja has worked in 'Aaj Aur Kal', 'Baharein Phir Bhi Aayegi', 'Do Chor', 'Do Dooni Char', 'Gharana', 'Haathi Mere Saathi', 'Jewel Thief', 'Jiyo Aur Jeene Do' and 'Premrog. She received the Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actress in the year 2014 and received the Filmfare Lifetime Achievement Award.