It’s Rajinikanth’s birthday! The superstar turned 71 today.
While birthdays are a sign of aging, in Rajinikanth’s case, it’s the time that ages. Rajinikanth, known to his fans as ‘Thalaiva,’ is superhuman in the Indian film industry. His career from a bus conductor to one of the highest-paid and highly admired actors, Rajinikanth has gained fans from all over the world.
Rajinikanth’s fans including celebrities like Rajinikanth’s son-in-law Dhanush to sportstar Sachin Tendulkar and event the Prime Minister Narendra Modi took to social media to share wishes and memories.
PM Narendra Modi tweeted for Rajinikanth’s birthday, wishing, “May he keep inspiring people with his creativity and phenomenal acting. May Almighty bless him with a long and healthy life.”
A very happy birthday to @rajinikanth Ji. May he keep inspiring people with his creativity and phenomenal acting. May Almighty bless him with a long and healthy life.
— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) December 12, 2021
The “Kolaveri Di” singer and Son-in-law to Rajinikanth, Dhanush, wished the Thalaiva with love and respect.
Happy birthday my thalaiva !! The one and only SUPERSTAR RAJINIKANTH sir .. love you so much ❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️
— Dhanush (@dhanushkraja) December 11, 2021
Madhuri Dixit posted an old picture from achieves of movies with the thalaivi, writing, “You are one of the biggest stars I have met and yet an extremely humble person”
Wishing the #Thalaiva @rajinikanth sir a very happy birthday. You are one of the biggest stars I have met and yet an extremely humble person. May you live a long and happy life ahead! 🎂 pic.twitter.com/m8RFDOKB2I
— Madhuri Dixit Nene (@MadhuriDixit) December 12, 2021
Tollywood actor, Hansika posted a picture with the Thaliava and wished him for a healthy and happy life.
— Hansika (@ihansika) December 12, 2021
Former cricketer Sachin Tendulkar tweeted and wished Thalaiva
Happy birthday Thalaiva @rajinikanth Sir. Always praying for your good health and happiness in life.
— Sachin Tendulkar (@sachin_rt) December 12, 2021
Tamil actor Sivakarthikeyan wrote “Happy birthday to my inspiration super star” and wished Rajinikanth.
Happy birthday to my inspiration super star @rajinikanth sir 🙏👍 Always got very few seconds to interact with you but every second was special and it gave me the extra energy to work harder👍😊Love you sir 🙏❤️#HBDSuperstarRajinikanth pic.twitter.com/H5OIbueN5l
— Sivakarthikeyan (@Siva_Kartikeyan) December 12, 2021