Hema Malini turns 64 today, wins International Personality of the year award
The veteran Bollywood actress Hema Malini is today celebrating her 63rd birthday. The Bollywood’s Dream Queen has started her Bollywood career with her first film in 1968 ‘Sapno Ke Saudagar’.
Hema Malini, born on 16 October 1948, has earned named in every field she join, Bollywood, acting, theater and classical dancing.
Hema Malini has worked in around 150 films and spent 40-years in the industry. Her most of the films were with Rajesh Khanna and Dharmendra. In 1977, she was initially promoted as ‘Dream Queen’, film with Dharmendra.
The legendary actress later joined politics and is now BJP MP. Hema Malini has been honoured with the International Personality of the Year Award at the 12th Asian Achievers Awards.
Hema said she was happy that the organisers of the awards 2012, Asian Voice and Gujarat Samachar, have chosen Sarvam Trust, a dream project of Arabindo Society as its charity.
Reports have said that around 1,21,000 pounds was raised through auctions for the Sarvam Trust and the money will be used to promote education in India.
Hema Malini said, “India is a vast country which is progressing in a big way though there is a significant percentage of the population below the poverty line. The Sarvam Trust would be providing health, sanitation, education, art and culture under various projects in villages.”