Today is the death anniversary of Teji Bachchan, the mother of Bollywood film actor Amitabh Bachchan. Today there are many such things related to his mother that you should know about. Teji was born a Punjabi Sikh Khatri in Lyallpur during British India. She had studied psychology in Lahore. At that time she met Harivansh, an English professor at Allahabad University. Both of them later got married in the year 1941. Despite the social restrictions, the poet willingly played a minor role for the wife.
Teji Bachchan started handling all the family matters completely during her lifetime. Harivansh Rai Bachchan also played a minor character for a friendly wife. Teji Bachchan has two sons. First Ajitabh Bachchan and secondly Amitabh Bachchan. Everyone knows Amitabh Bachchan today. Teji Bachchan made a cameo in the 1976 Yash Chopra movie 'Kabhi Kabhi'.
She was also appointed as the Director of Film Finance Corporation in 1973. Teji Bachchan was at Lilavati Hospital almost throughout 2007. After her condition deteriorated, she was transferred to ICU in November 2007. However, even then her life could not be saved. Teji Bachchan was very fond of theatre and play. She is said to have once played Lady Macbeth in a play. For your information, when Amitabh Bachchan was born, poet Sumitranandan Pant along with Harivansh Rai Bachchan went to the nursing home to see him.