Abhishek and Aishwarya Rai Bachchan are celebrating their 15th Wedding anniversary today. While Junior Bachchan was born with a silver spoon and a name that represents class and number one position in Bollywood, Ash was blessed with exquisite natural beauty and talent which not only helped her become a national sensation but also carve a niche for herself on the international platform of entertainment and cinema.
Abhi and Ash are the first Bollywood couple to be a part of an international show.
There will never be another Bollywood actress as intelligent and sassy and graceful like Aishwarya Rai. I just love this Abhishek Aishwarya moment. #AishwaryaRaiBachchan#15YrsOfAbhiAish pic.twitter.com/7klvuOQS15— Mohabbatein🐱 (@sidharth0800) April 19, 2022
Most Beautiful Miss World
Over the years there have been many beautiful girls who won the title of Miss World apart from Aishwarya who clinched the title in 1994. At the beauty pageant, Ash won most of the other awards including Miss Photogenic. Importantly, she also became the most beautiful woman in the world after she was voted the most successful and beautiful Miss World ever.
First Indian Actress To Become a Jury Member at Cannes
Ash is the first Indian actress to be a part of the team of juries at the famous International Cannes Festival in France. She started attending the event in 2002 and was included in the team of juries for feature films in 2003.
First Indian Actor To Be Included in TIME’s Top 100 Influential People in the World
She is the first Indian actor to be a part of the top 100 influential people in the world of TIME. In a way, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan was the first Indian from the entertainment world of the country to make it big on the international platform and gain recognition.
Most Popular Actress in 100 Years
The Jodha Akbar actress was also voted the most popular actress in 100 years of Bollywood which indeed is a big feat.
Netherlands Government Named a Variety of Tulips After Aishwarya
In 2005, the government of the Netherlands named a variety of tulips in the Keukenhof Gardens after Aishwarya Rai Bachchan. According to the government body, Tulips represent beauty which is why they selected Aishwarya’s name for one of its varieties.
Best Dressed Celebrity on Red Carpet at Cannes
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan was declared the best-dressed celebrity on the red carpet at Cannes Festival three consecutive times.
First Indian Actress to Have Statue at Madame Tussaud's Wax Museum
She is the first Indian actress to have her Wax Statue at Madame Tussaud's museum. There are many more firsts by the legendary beauty queen. From being the first Indian celebrity to have her own Barbie, the first woman to be allowed to visit Siachen Glacier to being the first Indian to win a European Union Award, Aishwarya has emerged as the path breaker throughout her career spanning more than 25 years.