Lata Mangeshkar turns 89th today, September 28, 2018, and everyone – from the prime minister to Bollywood personalities and other celebrities – took to Twitter to express their best wishes for the legendary singer. The nightingale of Indian cinema needs no introduction. The name has become immortal in the history of Indian Cinema. Lata ji has mesmerised everyone with her soulful voice for over 7 decades. Today’s generation can listen to her songs as she crooned for Bollywood’s A-listers like Madhubala, Rekha, Kajol and many more. Also Read - Lata Mangeshkar Donates Rs 25 Lakh, Rohit Shetty Contributes Rs 51 Lakh to Combat COVID-19
In the starting of her career, Lata Mangeshkar was rejected for her voice but who knew today she will create history in Indian cinema. The veteran actress has won three National Film Awards, The Dadasaheb Phalke Award, India’s highest civilian Phalke Award, India’s highest civilian honour, The Bharat Ratna, four Filmfare Awards and many more. Also Read - Rishi Kapoor's 3-Month-Old Picture With Lata Mangeshkar Breaks Internet For Its Cuteness Quotient
From PM Narendra Modi to President of India Ram Nath Kovind, celebs are taking to their Twitter account to wish Lata didi. Also Read - Google's Most Searched: Abhinandan Varthaman Tops List, Followed By Lata Mangeshkar & Yuvraj Singh
Check out the birthday tweets here:
Twitter was flooded with birthday messages for the melody queen. Recently, Lata ji dedicated an unreleased song to late former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee. The poem titled ‘Than Gayi, Maut se than gay’ which was written by Vajpayee, has been sung by Mangeshkar. The music has been given by Mayuresh Pai.