The "Star of the Millenium" actor has been trending all over the twitter and all other social sites since early morning with wishes from Prime Minister to every corner of the nation and overseas. India is proud of his cinematic brilliance and support to many social causes. Big B, along with wife Jaya Bachchan, son Abhishek, daughter Shweta, daughter-in-law Aishwarya, granddaughters Navya Naveli Nanda and Aaradhya, rang in his 75th birthday in Maldives.
On the work front, Amitabh Bachchan will next be seen in the film 102 Not Out alongside Rishi Kapoor.
His daughter-in-law and Bollywood actress Aishwarya Rai Bachchan will celebrate her birthday on November 1, nearly a month after Amitabh Bachchan's.
Sourav Ganguly, Virender Sehwag, Suresh Raina also posted wishes for the superstar.
On the occasion of his 75th birthday, Amitabh tweeted a "thank you" to fans for wishing him on his fans, and said: "The affection of greeting for the 75th, displayed over several mediums, overwhelms me. a thank you shall never be enough".
Labels like "biggest superstar", "superhero of Indian cinema" and an "inspiration" have been used for Amitabh, whose career spans over four decades in the Hindi film industry. The movie features Amitabh Bachchan, Aamir Khan, Katrina Kaif, Fatima Sana Shaikh and Shashank Arora in lead roles.