It is said that lucky are those who find love in their best friends, and the luckiest are those who find their partner in their childhood friends. There are many celebrities in the showbiz industry who are among the ‘lucky’ people.
In this article, we have compiled a list of stars who were lucky enough to find their childhood love (and we are jealous!)
1. Imran Khan and Avantika Malik
We will not say that they are the luckiest as the couple recently announced their separation. Avantika and Imran Khan met each other at the age of 19. After knowing each other for 10 years, both tied the knot in 2010.
2. Shahrukh Khan and Gauri Khan
Despite being the heartthrob of Bollywood in the 90s, Shah Rukh Khan only had his eyes on Gauri Khan. He married Gauri Chhibber in 1991 after dating each other for a decade. They met each other in their school and have been inseparable ever since.
3. Hrithik Roshan and Sussanne Khan
Hrithik Roshan gave his heart on seeing Sussanne at the traffic signal. They knew each other since childhood but when she came back to India after completing her studies abroad, the spark was blown.
After knowing each other for almost a decade, Ayushmann Khurrana and Tahira Kashyap got married in 2011. They knew each other since college days and their parents were friends of each other. In one of his interviews, Vicky donor The actor revealed that they grew up together.
Indian cricketer MS Dhoni and his now wife Sakshi Dhoni knew each other since high school. They studied in the same school, although Sakshi later moved to Kolkata for further studies. They met each other again under an arranged marriage setup and fell in love immediately. They tied the knot in 2010.
6. Jackie Shroff and Ayesha Dutt
Bollywood actor Jackie Shroff was the childhood crush of his now-wife Ayesha Dutt from high school. Jackie Shroff was not a superstar at that time. He met Ayesha at a record store and they started dating. After many years of relationship, they finally got married in 1987. Now they are the parents of Bollywood actor Tiger Shroff.
7. Bobby Deol and Tanya
Bobby Deol met his wife Tanya at an Italian restaurant in Mumbai. According to her, he had fallen in love with her at first sight. He invited her for a date, to which she agreed. The couple fell in love and got married in 1996.
8. Zayed Khan and Malaika Parekh
Zayed Khan married his childhood friend Malaika Parekh in 2005. They knew each other since childhood and attended the same school in Kodaikanal.
9. Suniel Shetty and Mana Shetty
Suniel Shetty saw Mana at the pastry shop. After several such coincidences, they finally decided to meet each other on a date. Suniel Shetty also befriended his sister to get to know the mind better. After dating for 9 years, both of them got married to each other.
10. Fardeen Khan and Natasha Madhvani
Fardeen Khan and Natasha knew each other because of their family ties. They practically grew up together and eventually fell in love with each other. After dating for a few years, both of them tied the knot.