As Sachin Tendulkar turned 42, fans as well as celebrities took to the social networking site to wish the legend a happy birthday. We put together a few tweets that stood out.
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Happy Bud Day to the King!
Long Live the King...
Suprabhatam! Happy birthday @sachin_rt . For some of us cricket romantics, he will always be a teenager! He grew up, we didn't!
"SACHIN KITNE RUNS MAARA" This One-Liner is mostly missed.. @sachin_rt #HappyBirthdaySachin #HappyBirthdayTendlya "
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He's one of those humans who come by once in a generation.
Happy 42nd birthday @sachin_rt! #HappyBirthdaySachin
For those asking, the doctor who oversaw the birth of Sachin Tendulkar today in 1973 is Dr Shraddhanand Thakur (now 87 years!)
Too many Gods have divided India. Only one God has United India. Salutes to that 1 God. Happy Birthday Sachin Tendulkar
Happy birthday @sachin_rt. You almost got me murdered when I suggested my wife wait two more days to deliver so my son can share your bday.
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Happy birthday @sachin_rt !You've been an inspiration for millions and shall forever remain in our hearts
Sachin Tendulkar turns 42 - The answer to the question of life, the universe, Shoaib Akhtar, and everything.
Divided by Religion, Political Party, Nationality etc etc, united by love for @sachin_rt .
B-Town showers birthday wishes on 'role model' Tendulkar
Sachin Tendulkar turned 42 on Friday and Bollywood celebrities like Anil Kapoor and Riteish Deshmukh heaped praise on the 'master of cricket'. Here's what they shared on Twitter:
Anil Kapoor: Wishing the master of cricket, the legendary @sachin_rt a very happy birthday. #HappyBirthdaySachin
Riteish Deshmukh: Happy birthday @sachin_rt - you are and will always be an inspiration to everyone. Wishing you my best -have a blessed one.
Anubhav Sinha: Runs and Records aside, what a role model to inspire your son to achieve 10% of. Happy Happy @sachin_rt . May God give you the longest life.
Rahul Bose: Happy birthday @sachin_rt . May you continue to inspire generations with your achievements, grace and hard work ethic. All the very best.
Arshad Warsi: Happy Birthday to the great @sachin_rt whose knowledge of wines & collection of music is as impressive as his cricket...
Saqib Saleem: Sachin sachin!!! Happy happy!!! Birthday birthday!!! Sharjah changed me as a person!!! Thank you..Love you maestro!! @sachin_rt
Shirish Kunder: I'm ever grateful to Sachin Tendulkar for being born exactly a month before me and helping me remember my own birthday. #HappyBirthdaySachin