Celebrities are demigods in the eyes of most people, especially their fans. We often forget that they too are just people, who have had normal (probably not that normal) childhoods. So let us take a look at how these Bollywood star looked like when they were young.
1. Amitabh Bachchan
Amitabh Bachchan also known as ‘Big B’ was born on October 11, 1942. His father Harivansh Rai Bachchan was a famous poet, while his mother Teji Bachchan, a Punjabi Sikh, was a social activist and a close confidant of former India Prime Minister Indira Gandhi.
2. Shah Rukh Khan
Shahrukh Khan, famously known as the ‘Baadshah of Bollywood’, was born on November 2, 1965. Khan, who has acted in more that 80 Bollywood films, lived in Mangalore till he was five before moving to New Delhi. His father Meer Taj Mohammed Khan was an activist during Indian struggle for freedom, while his mother Lateef Fatima was a homemaker.
3. Aamir Khan
Amir Khan, born on March 14, 1965, is an Indian film actor. Khan, who is one of the most celebrated actors in Bollywood, is the descendant of Indian philosopher Abul Kalam Azad and producer/director Nasir Hussain.
4. Farhan Akhtar
Farhan Akhtar, born on January 9, 1974, is an Indian film director, screenwriter, producer, actor, playback singer, lyricist and television host. He is the son of famous Indian lyricist and poet Javed Akhtar.
5. Hrithik Roshan
Hrithik Roshan, born on January 10, 1974, is a Bollywood actor. He is the son of actor Rakesh Roshan and Pinky Roshan.
6. Ranveer Singh
Ranveer Singh, born on July 6, 1985 to a Sindhi family, is an Indian Film Actor. He is a cousin of Indian actress Sonam Kapoor.
7. Saif Ali Khan
Saif Ali Khan, born on August 16, 1970, is a Bollywood actor and producer. He is the son of late Mansoor Ali Khan Pataudi (former India cricket team captain) and actress Bollywood Sharmila Tagore. His sister Soha Ali Khan and wife Kareena Kapoor are also Bollywood actresses.
8. Arjun Kapoor
Arjun Kapoor, born on June 26, 1985, is the son of film producers Boney and Mona Shourie Kapoor.
9. Alia Bhatt
Alia Bhatt, born March 15, 1993, is a Bollywood actress. She is the daughter of filmmaker Mahesh Bhatt and actress Soni Razdan.
10. Katrina Kaif
Katrina Kaif, born July 16, 1983, is a British actress and model. Kaif along with her seven siblings, was solely raised by her mother Susanna Turquotte (an English lawyer) in England, after her parents divorced when she was a child. Kaif, who moved to India in 2003, managed to establish herself in Bollywood after starring alongside Salman Khan, Sushmita Sen and Sohail Khan in David Dhawan’s romantic comedy Maine Pyaar Kyun Kiya?
11. Kareena Kapoor Khan
Kareena Kapoor, born on September 21, 1980, is an Indian actress. She is the youngest daughter of Bollywood actors Randhir Kapoor and Babita. Her older sister Karshima and husband Saif Ali Khan are also Bollywood actors.
12. Priyanka Chopra
Priyanka Chopra, born on July 18, 1982 is an Indian actress, singer, producer and philanthropist. The winner of the 2000 edition of the Miss World pageant, she is currently one of the highest paid actresses in Bollywood.
13. Shraddha Kapoor
Shraddha Kapoor, born on March 3, 1989, is an Indian Film actress and singer. She is the daughter of famous Bollywood villain Shakti Kapoor.
14. Parineeti Chopra
Parineeti Chopra, born on October 22, 1988 is an Indian Bollywood actress. She is a cousin of Indian actress/singer Priyanka Chopra.
15. Deepika Padukone
Deepika Padukone, born on January 5, 1986, is an Indian actress. Currently one of the highest paid actresses in Bollywood, she is the daughter of former Indian badminton player Prakash Padukone.
16. Anushka Sharma
Anushka Sharma, born on May 1, 1988, is an Indian actress and producer. She is the daughter of Ajay Kumar Sharma (a Colonel in the Indian army) and Ashima Sharma (a homemaker)
17. Sonakshi Sinha
Sonakshi Sinha, born on June 2, 1987, is an Indian actress. She is the daughter of former Indian actors Shatrughan and Poonam Sinha.
18. Sonam Kapoor
Sonam Kapoor, born on June 9, 1985, is an Indian actress. She is the daughter of Indian actor Anil Kapoor.
19. Varun Dhawan
Varun Dhawan, born April 24, 1987, is an Indian film actor. He is the son of Indian film director David Dhawan.
20. Ranbir Kapoor
Ranbir Kapoor, born on September 28, 1982, is an Indian film actor. Ranbir, who belongs to the famous Kapoor family, is the son of Indian actors Rishi Kapoor and Nitu Singh.
21. Siddharth Malhotra
Sidharth Malhotra, born on January 16, 1985, is an Indian actor who is best known for his lead role in Karan Johar’s Student of the Year.
22. Vidya Balan
Vidya Balan, born on January 1, 1978, is an Indian film actress. Balan, who made her Bollywood debut in Pradeep Sarkar’s musical drama Parineeta in 2005, has now established herself as a prominent figure in the Indian film industry, receiving many awards for her acting.