From biting a producer to refusing to take money from Ray: Here’s unknown fact of Kishore Kumar

From biting a producer to refusing to take money from Ray: Here's unknown fact of Kishore Kumar

Drenched in the rain, Madhubala looked ravishing and the mechanic in that garage taunted her in sweet melodious song:
Ek ladki bhigi bhagi si
Soti raaton main jaagi si
Mili is ajnabi se
Koyi aage na peechhe
Tum hi Kaho ye koyi baat hai, hmm
Simple yet sweet, isn’t it? Old yet evergreen…! Black and white still colourful.
Kishore Kumar’s movies are always melodious. The man was, is, and will always be one of the unforgettable legends of Indian cinema. On his 92nd birth anniversary, people still can’t get enough of his songs. There are zillion tales of his idiosyncrasies.
It was even heard that in front of his Warden Road flat a placard which read, “Beware of Kishore”, Isn’t it weird? He was a man who was flooded with talent and we thought it was only Ranveer Singh, who was crazy!
Well on his birth anniversary, we bring to you few unknown facts about the crazy, zaniest singer in Bollywood history:

# Even though he hated acting, his films worked like magic at the box office, especially comedy films.
# We conversed with dogs, cats. But do you know that Kishore shaab use to talk to trees, would crack jokes with them, and preferred them over humans?
# He was married four times. It is to believe that he loved Madhubala more.
# In an interview, he mentioned he wanted to leave Bombay and head towards his hometown, “Who can live in this stupid, friendless city where everyone seeks to exploit you every moment of the day? Can you trust anyone out here? Is anyone trustworthy? Is anyone a friend you can count on? I am determined to get out of this futile rat race and live as I’ve always wanted to. In my native Khandwa, the land of my forefathers. Who wants to die in this ugly city?” Well, these were his words when he was interviewed in a magazine.
# Bappi Lahiri is related to Kishore Kumar from his mother’s side.
# “Paanch Rupaiya Barah Aana”, the famous song was inspired by Kishore Kumar’s Indore College canteen.
# His original name is Abhas Kumar Ganguly, popularly known as Kishore Kumar in Bollywood. Not many of us know that he loaned rupees 50,000 to Satyajit Ray for ‘PotherPanchali’ movie.
The eccentric personality will always remain in our hearts who is loved by all.


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