Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, happy birthday! Send your wishes!

The ravishing beauty turns 40 today

Born on November 1, 1973, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan is often referred as the most beautiful woman on the planet. The blue-eyed actor gave up architecture to pursue modelling. Ash won the Miss World pageant in 1994. 

Ash began her film journey in 1997 with Iruvar. Though this film did not do too well, her next film – Jeans, did quite well commercially. Aishwarya’s first Bollywood film was Aur Pyaar Ho Gaya in 1998. Throughout her filmi career, Ash did a number of Bollywood as well as Hollywood films. The actor’s most remarkable films include Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam, Taal, Devdas, Chokher Bali, Josh, Khakee, Raincoat, Dhoom:2, Pink Panther 2, Guru, The Mistress of Spices,  Sarkar Raj, Guzaarish among others. Apart from films, the gorgeous actor has been the face of various brands such as Longines , L’Oréal, Coca-Cola, Lakme, Philips, Lux, Fuji films, Nakshatra, Kalyan Jewellers and Prestige. Ash was also appointed as the new international Goodwill Ambassador for UNAIDS, the joint United Nations programme on AIDS and HIV.

Aishwarya Rai married Abhishek Bachchan in a private ceremony in 2007 at the Bachchan residence – Prateeksha. The actor gave birth to Aaradhya in November 2011. Though Aishwarya ruled the Indian film industry with her astonishing beauty and her noteworthy performances, her fans are eagerly waiting for her comeback film post motherhood.

On her birthday, we present to you Aishwarya’s 10 stunning appearances. We at BollywoodLife wish the gorgeous actor a very happy birthday and hope to see her in films real soon. Do send you birthday wishes for the lovely actor!