Legendary actor Dilip Kumar may have chosen to keep his special day a low-key affair, but Twitter was abuzz with B-Town wishing the thespian on his birthday.
From Anil Kapoor and Javed Akhtar to Lata Mangeshkar and our very own Ali Zafar, celebs sent love and prayers to Dilip sahab.
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Rishi Kapoor uploaded a picture of the actor:
Birthday wishes to the great Dilip Kumar Sahab. God Bless you! pic.twitter.com/xO3JAQ5a2D— Rishi Kapoor (@chintskap) December 11, 2015
As did Anil Kapoor, except the Dil Dhadakne Do actor shared a throwback of his father and Dilip Kumar.
The singer shared a heartwarming status on the birthday of her bade bhai.
Namaskar.Aaj mere bade bhai Dilip Kumar sahab ka janamdin hai.Hum sab ke priya is mahan kalakar ko Khuda hamesha khush rakhe ,swasth rakhe.— Lata Mangeshkar (@mangeshkarlata) December 11, 2015
Ali Zafar kept it sweet and simple.
An inspiration for actors even today and forever. Happy birthday @TheDilipKumar.— Ali Zafar (@AliZafarsays) December 11, 2015
Nobody could match Javed Akhtar's comparisons:
Happy birthday to Dilip Saheb who is the Everest of talent ,Taj Mahal of culture n Sangam of dignity n charm .— Javed Akhtar (@Javedakhtarjadu) December 11, 2015
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And the tweets kept rolling in
Happy birthday @TheDilipKumar sahib. We pray for your good health and happiness. We also remain eternally grateful for showing us the way…— Abhishek Bachchan (@juniorbachchan) December 11, 2015
Happy birthday to the legend of legends in indian cinema DILIP KUMAR - great actor super human n true indian I know for last 35 years. 🌹🌹👍— Subhash Ghai (@SubhashGhai1) December 11, 2015
Happy Bday Dilip Kumar sahab .. they don't make them like you anymore .. A legend turns 93..— Huma S Qureshi (@humasqureshi) December 11, 2015
Here's wishing @TheDilipKumar a very happy birthday . The true legend.— Shahid Kapoor (@shahidkapoor) December 11, 2015
Their tweets did not go unnoticed, he took out time to respond to all who wished him.
Meri behan, bohot bohot shukriya! https://t.co/StIGiDoHaS— Dilip Kumar (@TheDilipKumar) December 11, 2015
Dua'on ke saath, mera salaam. https://t.co/Nm9aqQ4UmM— Dilip Kumar (@TheDilipKumar) December 11, 2015
Thank you for the kind words. https://t.co/KrIAHfwc4V— Dilip Kumar (@TheDilipKumar) December 11, 2015
Dua' aur salaam. Hamesha khush raho. https://t.co/K99ZBlsGmx— Dilip Kumar (@TheDilipKumar) December 11, 2015
Khush raho, hamesha. And thank you for the cute photos. https://t.co/jwul5F3Tik— Dilip Kumar (@TheDilipKumar) December 11, 2015
Thank you my dear. https://t.co/XKyWbHlDKa— Dilip Kumar (@TheDilipKumar) December 11, 2015
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