Hailing from Manglore, Bollywood actress Aishwarya Rai Bachchan was born into the family of Krishnaraj and Brinda Rai on November 1, 1973. Aishwarya attended the Arya Vidya Mandir High School and later went to Jai Hind College; she then joined DG Ruparel College. In a wish to become an Architect, Aishwarya joined Raheja College of Arts, but left it to pursue acting.Ash, as she is popularly known as won the Miss World title.Aishwarya made her way into the film industry by debuting in Tamil film Iruvar. She made her Bollywood debut in Aur Pyaar Ho Gaya in 1997. Aishwarya then waved her magic wand in films like Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam and Devdas. Her performances in Dhoom-2, Guzaazrish, Jodhaa Akbar and Choker Bali gave her lot of appreciation. Being a global star, Aishwarya has acted in English films like Pink Panther 2, Last Legion, Provoked, Bride and Prejudice and Mistress of Spices. Aishwarya married Bollywood actor Abhishek Bachchan in the year 2007, and they are now the proud parents of Aaradhya Bachchan.