Big B celebrates 47th wedding anniversary, recalls London trip that led to a happily-ever after with Jaya
The Big B shared the story behind his wedding.
On the occasion of their 47th wedding anniversary, the megastar took to social media to share a story with his 17.6 million Instagram followers and 42.5 million Twitter followers. The thespian talked about the blockbuster hit ‘Zanjeer’, in which he starred opposite Jaya. The film was released in 1973 and the Big B got hitched to Jaya, a month after it hit the screens.
T 3550 - 47 years .. today .. June 3, 1973 .. !!Had decided if 'Zanjeer' succeeded we, with few friends would go t… https://t.co/bXI6BxsAcU— Amitabh Bachchan (@SrBachchan) 1591129994000
“When i told him who , he said you must marry her before you go .. else you don’t go .. So .. I obeyed .. !!” wrote the 77-year-old. The rest, as they say, is history.
Along with the anecdote, the ‘Zanjeer’ star also shared a collage of pictures which shows him and wife Jaya at the wedding. As soon as the megastar shared the story on social media, wishes started pouring in from his fans, congratulating the couple on their 47th wedding anniversary.
@Ravi_AB_EF @SrBachchan @sureshjumani @zafarkeymaker @pamelaarora @Namrata1610 @vikasm12345 @nileshbodawala… https://t.co/tJSXlB7vZF— ❤️❤️ (@allaukhinaa) 1591131386000
@AmritaSinghABEF @SrBachchan @vikasm12345 @sanjay_patodiya @ganeshlahoti @RoHiTbhUToRIA @RajibMittra… https://t.co/HWUOCaBON7— Beejal Bhatt (@BeejalBhatt) 1591155090000