Royal princess Soha Ali Khan celebrates her 41st birthday today. She is the youngest daughter of former actress Sharmila Tagore, and former Indian cricket team captain Mansoor Ali Khan Pataudi. She is married to Kunal Kemmu and the duo have a cute daughter named Inaaya.
On the eve of Soha’s birthday, we take a look at the intriguing love story of Soha and Kunal, who never thought they would ever become friends but eventually fell in love. Read on:
Soha and Kunal first met each other on the sets of the film ‘Dhoonte Reh Jaaoge’ in the year 2009. Soha revealed the first impression of Kunal in an earlier interview.
She said, “When we did our first film, Dhoondte Reh Jaaoge, we didn’t speak much at all. I thought we would never be friends, forget being in a relationship. Then we did the film 99 and we got closer. I was immediately attracted to him. I thought he was a very attractive man. I noticed his eyes and his smile. He was quiet, silent and mysterious in many ways. He kind of drew me in.”
Eventually, Kunal and Soha clicked and despite the difference in their roots, they had a unique chemistry. Soha is five years older to Kunal and thus after coming in a relationship, they decided to have a live-in so as to understand each other better. Soha revealed that her mother Sharmila was very supportive in her relationship phase.
Soon, Kunal proposed Soha in Paris, and the lady announced this news of Twitter. They both met each others’ parents and despite the differences in backgrounds, everything went smooth AF. On 25th January 2015, Soha and Kunal tied the knot in a private ceremony inclusive of friends and family.
Their reception was a star-studded affair, where Saif and Kareena both performed. After exactly one year there were reports of trouble in Soha and Kunal’s paradise. However, soon after it all turned out to be false.
In 2017, Soha and Kunal were blessed with a baby girl, Inaaya, who along with her cousin Taimur has nowadays become the darling of shutterbugs. On a related note, Happy Birthday to Soha Ali Khan.