Juhi Chawla was crowned the Miss India pageant in 1984 by THIS actress

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Actress Juhi Chawla‘s first movie of this year was ‘Ek Ladki Ko Dekha Toh Aisa Laga’ and her chemistry with Anil Kapoor was very much liked by the audience. Before turning actress, she was a beauty pageant winner as she was crowned Miss India Universe in the year 1984. Juhi also won the Best National Costume Award at the Miss Universe 1984 when she was just 17 years old. But did you know who crowned her? Well, she is none other than the gorgeous actress Rekha.

Juhi Chawla made her Bollywood debut with the movie ‘Sultanat’ opposite Sunny Deol. She rose to fame with ‘Qayamat Se Qayamat Tak’ that released in 1988. The romance between her and Aamir Khan was appreciated. Her role in the movie made her win the Filmfare Award New Face of the Year. Post this movie, she never looked back in her career and went on proving her acting skills.

The proud moment when Juhi Chawla was crowned by Rekha. Have a look at the pictures.

Juhi Chawla is not just a fine actress but a trained Kathak dancer and a classical singer. Not only Juhi, but there are also other Bollywood celebs who have made us proud by winning the prestigious crown. Yesteryear actress, Nutan won the Miss India title in 1952 and Sushmita Sen was crowned with the title of Miss Universe in 1994, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan won Miss World in 1994. Priyanka Chopra made us proud by winning the Miss World in 2000.

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