Today is the birthday of Sushmita Sen, who maintains beauty even at the age of 46. Sushmita Sen captured millions of hearts with her style and performance. Sushmita Sen was born on 9 November 1975 in Hyderabad to Subir Sen and Subhra Sen. Sushmita’s father was a Wing Commander in the Air Force and mother Subhra was a jewelery designer. Sushmita was fond of acting and modeling from an early age which she pursued when she grew up. At the age of 18, she won the title of Miss India and Miss Universe. Yes, Sushmita had won two big titles in 1994.
The first on the list was the Miss India title and the second was the Miss Universe crown. Sushmita was only 18 years old when she won both the titles and Sushmita Sen has also been awarded the title of India’s first woman Miss Universe. After becoming Miss Universe, the avenues of Bollywood opened for Sushmita Sen. She made her debut with Mahesh Bhatt’s 1997 film Dastak, although Sushmita Sen’s film did not do well at the box office. After this he acted in David Dhawan’s 1999 film Biwi No 1 and the film was a super hit. Sushmita Sen has since appeared in a series of blockbuster movies and is still doing wonders through web series.
You will be surprised to know that in 1994, when the Miss India pageant was going on, both Sushmita Sen and Aishwarya Rai were finalists. It is said that both Aishwarya and Sushmita scored 9.33 in the final round after which the judges decided that one question each would be asked to both of them and the most reliable and accurate answer would be declared the winner. During that time Sushmita Sen had given all the answers correctly and crowned Miss India in her name.