Published On: Sat, Sep 24th, 2016

Kajol joins Facebook club


SACRAMENTO: Ever-charming Indian actress Kajol Devgan has launched her official Facebook page.

Earlier, she mostly used her Twitter account to interact with fans or share her pictures and events, however she will be seen on Facebook also from now on.  She has chosen 23rd September, the day when Kajol’s mother was born, to launch her Facebook page.

She announced this on her visit to Facebook headquarters in California.

“I’m finally on Facebook now and so excited to have launched it at the Facebook HQ.This is the perfect day to launch my Facebook account as it is my mother’s birthday,” she said.


Kajol has got more than one million likes on her first day and the number is fast growing.

These days she is in United States with her husband Ajay Devgan for promotion of his upcoming film ‘Shivaay’.

Kajol joins Facebook clubKajol was born on August 5, 1974 in Mumbai, India as Kajol Mukherjee. She is an actress, known for My Name Is Khan (2010), Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge (1995) andKuch Kuch Hota Hai (1998). She has been married to Ajay Devgn since February 24, 1999. They have two children.
Daughter of Tanuja and Shomu Mukherjee and niece of Nutan.
Kajol is a fourth-generation actress: her mother Tanuja, maternal aunt Nutan, maternal grandmother Shobhna Samarth and maternal great grandmother Rattan Bai were all movie stars in their day.
Often paired on-screen with actor Shah Rukh Khan. In fact, each of her five movies with him (Baazigar, Karan Arjun, Dilwale Dulhaniya Le Jayenge, Kuch Kuch Hota Hai, and Kabhi Khushie Kabhi Gham) have all gone on to become super-hits and blockbusters.
In 2001, she retired temporarily from Bollywood to spend more time with her family.
Her wedding to Ajay Devgn was a quiet affair where only a few close friends and relatives were invited. The newly wed couple went on a two month honeymoon traveling the world visiting such places as Sydney & Cairo. She will continue to act in select films, maybe in one or two a year.
Has a daughter with Ajay Devgn, named Nysa.
Listed as number 4 of ‘Top Bollywood Actresses’ of 2006. (, 8-25-2006)
Kajol refuses the villain's role in Salman’s ‘Dabangg 3’ (2)Gave birth to her second child at age 36, son Yug Devgan on September 13, 2010. Child’s father is her husband, Ajay Devgn.
Gave birth to her first child at age 28, daughter Nysa Devgan on April 20, 2003. Child’s father is her husband, Ajay Devgn.
Kajol and Ajay had a daughter, Nysa. [April 2003]
Shooting Fanaa in the southern mountains of Poland. [February 2006]
After turning down several movie roles on account of pregnancy, Kajol suffered a miscarriage. [2001]
Niece of actress Manisha ( Sambandh -1969). Deb Mukherjee’s wife.
Cousin Toy ” Monjoy” Mukherjee was to debut as a lead actor in 2003. Due to his father Joy Mukherjee’s health the film was shelved. Joy was to produce the film.
Cousin Toy ” Monjoy” Mukherjee released a pop music album in 1999 titled ” Yuhin Kabhi”.
Cousin Toy ” Monjoy” Mukherjee scripted the TV Serial Dil Deke Dekho.
Cousin of Toy ” Monjoy” Mukherjee . He is the younger son of Joy Mukherjee .
Original choice for Amisha Patel’s role in Gaddar.
Was the original choice for Manisha Koirala role in Dil Se.
Cousin of actor Sujoy Mukherjee.
Starred in the shelved film ” Junglee” co starring Govinda , directed by Rahul Rawail.
Cousin of producer Sunita Gowarikar(wife of Ashutosh Gowarikar}. Sunita is the daughter of Kajol’s uncle Deb Mukherjee.
Cousin of director Ayaan Mukherjee.
Cousin of actor Samrat Mukherjee (dad’s brothers son}and Samrat’s sister Sharbani Mukherjee.
Aunt’s name is Chatura (Mom’s sister). Chatura has a daughter named Shilpa.
Starred in mother Tanuja’s home production “Pehchaan Apni Apni” opposite Ayub Khan. The film was to be directed by Chandra Barot. After Ayub complained for the price he was being paid for the film, Tanuja decided to replace him with Manu Gargi. Eventually Tanuja decided to shelve the film.This was in 1993.
Uncle is Jaideep Samarth. Jaideep has a daughter named Mayuri. Mayuri was going to be launched as a actress by Tanuja in a home production. The film was going to be directed by Chandra Barot. Tanuja decided to shelve the film.

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