Rajesh Khanna, cited as India’s first superstar had made a remarkable contribution to the Indian cinema. As the actor passed away on July 18, 2012, it’s is 7th death anniversary today. Even though he left us all, the audience and film fraternity still remembers him for the change he made with his films, performances and aura as a superstar.
In the year 1966, Rajesh Khanna made his debut with the film Aakhri Khat. He has been a part of 168 films and 12 short films. The late legendary actor was posthumously awarded Padma Bhushan which is India’s third highest civilian honour. In 2013, he was given the title of Indian Cinema’s First Superstar at the Dadasahed Phalke Academy Award.
As it’s the 7th death anniversary of Rajesh Khanna, a lot of people took to their Twitter page to remember the actor. Some shared a few lines of his song and movie dialogues while some praised him.