Happy Birthday Amitabh Bachchan: Awards Won By Big B Over The Years

Published on 07th Oct 2021 by BlogBuster Editorial Team

Amitabh Bachchan’s Award List

Amitabh Bachchan’s Award List
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From being rejected for his voice to being one of the most recognised personalities in the world, Amitabh Bachchan has truly set very high benchmarks for all. Fondly known as “Big B”, the actor started his career in Indian cinema with Saat Hindustani (1969). He rose to stardom after the movies like Zanjeer (1973) and Deewaar (1975) after which he was popularly known as India’s first “angry young man” in Bollywood. Over the years, the actor has been a part of multiple projects and has played many versatile roles.

Amitabh Bachchan’s acting calibre, personality and dedication to his art is commendable. He has won numerous awards for the same throughout his career. The actor will celebrate his 79th birthday on 11th October. With his active lifestyle and career, it can be rightly said that age is just a number for Big B!

Firstly, let us all wish Happy Birthday Amitabh Bachchan and on this joyous occasion, let us have a look at Amitabh Bachchan’s award list-

National Film Awards

National Film Awards
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National Film Awards is one of the most distinguished honours conferred upon Bollywood artists. The awards are presented by the President of India and are considered equivalent to the Academy Awards of Hollywood. Amitabh Bachchan has won four National Film Awards including 3 National Film Awards for Best Actor and a Dadasaheb Phalke Awards.

Year Category Film
1990

Best Actor

Agneepath
2005 Black
2009 Paa
2015 Piku
2018 Dadasaheb Phalke Award - Lifetime Achievement N/A

 

 

Honorary Doctorate

Honorary Doctorate
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Amitabh Bachchan has bagged several Honorary Doctorate degrees for his contribution to arts and cinema. He became the first Indian actor to be honoured by a foreign university in 2006. Below given are the Honorary Doctorate awards won by the actor over the years-
 

Year Category Award Presenter
2004

Honorary Doctorate

Jhansi University, India
2006 University of Delhi, India
2006

Doctor of Arts

De Montfort University Leicester, UK
2007 Leeds Metropolitian University Yorkshire, UK
2011

Honorary Doctorate

Queensland University of Technology Brisbane, Australia
2013 Jodhpur National University
2015 Academy of Arts Egypt
2018 Rabindra Bharati University

Filmfare Awards

Filmfare Awards
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It can be said without a doubt that Amitabh Bachchan is one of the most versatile actors in the industry. He is a refined artist who performs with great skill, dedication and perfection. His top-notch acting skills have won him many Filmfare Awards in various categories such as Best Actor, Best Supporting Actor, Critics Awards and Honorary Awards. Let us have a look at all the Filmfare Awards won by the actor-
 

Year Category Film
1978

Best Actor

Amar Akbar Anthony
1979 Don
1992 Hum
2006 Black
2010 Paa
1972

Best Supporting Actor

Anand
1974 Namak Haram
2001 Mohabbatein
2002

Critics Award for Best Actor

Aks
2006 Black
2016 Piku
2021 N/A
1991 Lifetime Achievement Award N/A
2000 Superstar of the Millennium N/A
2004 Filmfare Power Award N/A
2011 Filmfare Special Award - 40 years in Bollywood N/A

IIFA Awards

IIFA Awards
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The International Indian Film Awards, commonly known as IIFA Awards, was instituted in 2000 and is presented annually. It is one of the most prestigious award ceremonies in which fans vote online for the industry. Below is a list of all the IIFA Awards won by Amitabh Bachchan-
 

Year Category Film
2000 IIFA Special Honorary Award N/A
2001 Best Supporting Actor Mohabbatein
2002 IIFA Personality of the Year N/A
2005 IIFA Wall of Fame N/A
2006

Best Actor in a Lead Role

Black
2010 Paa

Zee Cine Awards

Zee Cine Awards
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Commenced in November 1997, Zee Cine Awards were instituted to award excellence in Bollywood in a democratic way. These awards have three main categories with various subcategories among them. Let’s look at the Zee Cine Awards won by Amitabh Bachchan-
 

Year Category Film
2003 Lifetime Achivement Award N/A
2004 Zee Cine Golden Grade Award N/A
2006 Best Actor - Male Black
2016

Critics Award for Best Actor - Male

Piku
2017 Pink
2018 Legend Extraordinare N/A

Screen Awards

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Incepted 26 years ago, Screen Awards honours professional excellence in Bollywood. The nomination and award selection are looked upon by a panel of distinguished professionals. Amitabh Bachchan has bagged a total of 11 Screen Awards, let us have a look at them-
 

Year Category Film

2003

Jodi No. 1 - With Hema Malini

Baghban

Distinction in Acting Award
2004 Most Outstanding Personality N/A
2005 Best Actor Black
2007 Best Actor - Critics Cheeni Kum
2010 Best Actor

Paa

  Jodi No. 1 - With Abhishek Bachchan
2013 Iconic Legend Award N/A
2014 Lifetime Achievement Award N/A
2015

Best Actor

Piku
2017 Pink

Stardust Awards

Stardust Awards
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Started by Stardust Magazine in 2004, Stardust Awards was last conducted in 2016. Let us have a look at the Stardust Awards won by one of the most versatile actors in the industry-

 

Year Category Film
2000 Best Artist of the Millennium N/A
2003 Lifetime Achievement Award N/A
2004

Special Award for the film

Baghban
2005

Black

2006 Stardust Star of the Year
2009 Best Actor Award The Last Leaf
2010 Stardust Star of the Year Paa
2011 Stardust "Pride of the Industry" N/A
2013 Stardust "Star of the Century" N/A
2014 Stardust "International Icon of the Year" N/A
2015

Star of the Year

Piku and Shamitabh
2016 Pink

Indian Television Academy Awards

Indian Television Academy Awards
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Not only the silver screen, but Big B has accomplished himself as an outstanding host and television personality as well. He has been the presenter of the popular quiz show Kaun Banega Crorepati since its inception and has won many awards for the same. Let us have a look at the Indian Television Academy Awards won by the actor-
 

Year Category Television Show

2001

Best Host

Kaun Banega Crorepati - Season 1

Best Anchor of a Game Show
2005

Best Anchor of a Game Show

Kaun Banega Crorepati - Season 2

2006
2007 The ITA Laurel for 'Ultimate Eminence' N/A
2010 Best Anchor Talk / Chat Show Bigg Boss - Season 3

2011

Best Anchor Game / Quiz Show Kaun Banega Crorepati - Season 5
The ITA Achiever of the Year N/A
2013 Best Anchor Game / Quiz Show Kaun Banega Crorepati - Season 7

Civilian Awards

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Apart from Bollywood movie awards and television shows awards, Amitabh Bachchan has also been honoured with some of the highest order of Civilian Awards. Let us have a look at all the Civilian Awards bagged by the actor-
 

Year Category Award Presenter
1984 Padma Shri Award Government of India
1991 Order of Afghanistan President of Afghanistan
2001 Padma Bhushan Award Government of India
2007 Legion of Honour Government of France
2015 Padma Vibhushan Award Government of India

With this, we end Amitabh Bachchan’s award list. With the help of this list, you can get to know some of his best movies as well!

Once again we wish you a very Happy Birthday Amitabh Bachchan! May you continue to inspire the generations to come!
 

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