ONI Bureau: Legendary playback singer and Bharat Ratna recipient Lata Mangeshkar celebrated her 89th birthday today.
‘Melody Queen’ Lata is a recipient of Bharat Ratna, Dadasaheb Phalke Award, Padma Bhushan and Padma Vibhushan Award.
Lata Mangeshkar started her career at the age of 13 with the song “Naachu Yaa Gade, Khelu Saari Mani Haus Bhaari” in 1942. The number of songs sung by Lata Mangeshkar in Hindi films till 1991 was found to be 5025.
His famous songs “Sun Sahiba Sun”, “Shayad Meri Shaadi”, “Zindagi Pyar Ka”, “Chalte Chalte”, “Inhi Logon Ne”, “Satyam Shivam Sundaram”, “Dil hoom hoom kare”, “Beeti Na Bitai”, “Aap Ki Nazron Ne Samjha” among others.
Respected Lata Didi, best wishes to you on your birthday. Your exceptional work, spanning decades has endeared you to crores of Indians. You have always been passionate about our country’s development. May you lead a long life filled with good health. @mangeshkarlata
— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) September 28, 2018
Birthday greetings and best wishes for a long and healthy life to @mangeshkarlata, who has been honoured with the Bharat Ratna. May her melodious voice continue to mesmerise millions across the world for years to come #PresidentKovind
— President of India (@rashtrapatibhvn) September 28, 2018
T 290 – Warm Birthday ✨Greetings to melodious singer 🎶“SWAR KOKILA🎤 BHARAT RATNA” #LataMangeshkar ji . Wishing you long and a healthy life ahead🙏…..🐥@mangeshkarlata#Lata Mangeshkar #Happybirthdaylatamangeshkar pic.twitter.com/kZ5yYNH0eu
— Aishwarya Rai Bachchan (@aishbachchan_) September 28, 2018
— A.R.Rahman Force (@arrahman_Force) September 28, 2018
— Sachinist.com (@Sachinist) September 28, 2018
Dil toh paagal hai, dil deewana hai….for your beautiful voice! 🎶 💖 You truly are the 'Queen of Melody' @mangeshkarlata Ji. Happy Birthday! I wish you good health & happiness✨
— Madhuri Dixit Nene (@MadhuriDixit) September 28, 2018