three-time National Award winner, Mithun Chakraborty is celebrating his birthday 

The actor-politician turned 72 this year. Apart from Hindi cinema, Mithun Da

as fans lovingly call him, has also worked in Bengali cinema.

Mithun Chakraborty made his acting debut with the film Mrigayaa in 1976.

The actor also received his first National Award for the film.

He received the National Award for best actor. He has often talked about his struggling days and once

Mithun Chakraborty said that he survived only on street food when he first came to Mumbai.