Rajesh Khanna and Tina Ambani. They worked together in 11 films from 1980 to 1987
Rajesh Khanna with wife Dimple Kapadia and daughter Twinkle Khanna at an event
Rajesh Khanna and Dimple Kapadia maintained an amicable relationship where they both were seen together at parties and family functions. Kapadia also campaigned for Khanna's election and worked in his film 'Jai Shiv Shankar' (1990)
An old picture of Rajesh Khanna with R. D. Burman
Many of the musical scores for Rajesh Khanna's films were composed by R.D. Burman
Rajesh Khanna had 15 consecutive solo hit films between 1969 and 1971
Rajesh Khanna forayed into politics after urging from Rajiv Gandhi and remained politically active till 2012
Rajesh Khanna meeting former Indian Prime Minister P.V. Narsimha Rao
When Rajesh Khanna was a member of Parliament for the Indian National Congress he did not accept new acting assignments, but only acted in the film 'Khudai' (1994)
During his career, Rajesh Khanna played the lead in 74 films that were shown in cinemas for more than 50 continuous weeks
Rajesh Khanna married Dimple Kapadia in March 1973, before Kapadia's debut film Bobby released in November of that year
Rajesh Khanna shares his birthday, December 29 with daughter Twinkle Khanna
Rajesh Khanna with Jaya Bhaduri (now Bachchan) in a still from 'Bawarchi'
A snap of Rajesh Khanna and Dimple Kapadia's much-hyped wedding
Rajesh Khanna and Sharmila Tagore starred together in several films and their chemistry was popular with audiences
Rajesh Khanna and Sharmila Tagore teamed up for movies like 'Aradhana' (1969) and 'Amar Prem' (1972) and many others
Khanna and Waheeda Rehman in 'Khamoshi'
Rajesh Khanna with Amitabh Bachchan in a still from 'Namak Haram'
Rajesh Khanna in a still from Aradhana
Rajesh Khanna in a still from 'Anand'
Rajesh Khanna and Sharmila Tagore in a still from 'Amar Prem'
Rajesh Khanna with R. D. Burman and B. R. Chopra
Rajesh Khanna and frequent co-star Mumtaz in a still from a film
Rajesh Khanna and Asha Parekh in a still from 'Kati Patang'
Rajesh Khanna with Leena Chandavarkar in 'Mehboob Ki Mehndi'
Rajesh Khanna and Poonam Dhillon in 'Red Rose'. The film was a remake of the Tamil film 'Sigappu Rojakkal' starring Kamal Haasan and Sridevi
Rajesh Khanna's on-screen chemistry with Hema Malini in 'Prem Nagar' was appreciated by fans and critics alike
Rajesh Khanna with of his frequent co-stars from the 1970s, Zeenat Aman
During the filming of the song 'Mere Sapnon Ki Rani' in 'Aradhana', Sharmila Tagore was shooting for a Satyajit Ray film and director Shakti Samanta had to shoot their scenes separately and then join the scenes together
Rajesh Khanna with Dimple Kapadia. Although their marriage didn't last long both remained on amicable terms till Khanna's passing
Rajesh Khanna with director Hrishikesh Mukherjee
Rajesh Khanna with former Chief Minister Narasimha Rao
Rajesh Khanna in a still from 'Aradhana'
A life-size portrait of a young Rajesh Khanna
Rajesh Khanna with Anju Mahendru and Dimple Kapadia
On the legendary Rajesh Khanna's 75th birth anniversary, we remember the phenomenon with a collection of some vintage photos from his life and career