Mithun Chakraborty Bollywood’s First Six Pack Abs Hero
Mithun Chakraborty was the first six-pack abs actor of Bollywood. Many of us believe that six-pack abs were firstly introduced in Bollywood by Salman Khan or Sanjay Dutt and some say it was Hritik Roshan.
Some lesser interesting known facts about Mithun Chakraborty
Mithun Chakraborty was married to Sridevi.
Mithun Chakraborty and Sridevi secretly got married in 1985, which did not end well and they separated three years later in 1985. Their love story is known as the most controversial love affair in the history of Bollywood.
There is a comic book based on Mithun Chakraborty.
The comic book was named Jimmy Zhinchak, Agent of D.I.S.C.O This superhero comic was released in the year 2008 and it became a hit in the USA. The lead character Jimmy Zhingchak was inspired by Mithun Chakraborty and his super hit-movie “Disco Dancer” which he played the role of Jimmy.
Mithun Chakraborty won National Award for Best Actor for his Debut Film.
Mithun Chakraborty won the National Award for Best Actor for his debut film Mrigayaa in 1976. This achievement is no less than legendary.
Mithun Chakraborty is greatly famous in Russia.
He has a huge fan following in Russia. The Russians worship him and also named him Dancing Star. Mithun starrer song “Jimmy, Jimmy, Jimmy, Aaja, Aaja, Aaja” from movie Disco Dancer (1982) is known by almost every Russian.
Mithun Chakraborty was Helen’s assistant.
Before his marvelous success in Bollywood; Mithun Chakraborty was the assistant of legendary dancer Helen, who also happens to be superstar Salman Khan’s stepmom.
Mithun Chakraborty holds a World Record
Mithun Chakraborty holds the world record of maximum film releases as Hero in a single year. He released 19 films in 1989. Now that was amazingly amazing.
Mithun Chakraborty Has a degree in Chemistry
Mithun Da has a degree in Chemistry from Scottish Church College in Kolkata.
Mithun Chakraborty was once a Naxalite
Before stepping into the world of film and Bollywood, Mithun was a Naxalite. Mithun was very close to the famous Naxalite figure, Ravi Ranjan. But after an incident which took the life of Mithun’s only brother and he returned to his family and left the Naxalite.
Mithun Chakraborty ruled Bollywood in the 1980s
Mithun was one of the highest-paid actors in Bollywood in the 1980s. He was famous for his dialogues and dance, later his superhit movie “Disco Dancer” earned him international fame and he became famous by name Jimmy.
Jimmy, Jimmy, Jimmy, Aaja, Aaja, Aaja
Mithun Chakraborty has served as a Member of Parliament
Mithun Chakraborty became a Member of Parliament in April 2014. He represented the Trinamool Rajya Sabha but he resigned before the end of his tenure due to health issues.
Mithun Da is literally EVERYWHERE.
Mithun Chakraborty has multiple huge businesses. Including Hotels and Production House.
Mithun Chakraborty from being a legendary Bollywood star, he owns the Mithun Group of Hotels and Monarch Group. He also has a production house called Paparatzy Productions.