The very name Madhuri Dixit Nene can make your heart skip a beat, literally dhak dhak! The actress is known for her unrelenting charm and versatile acting skills. The actress turned 51 today and so we thought why not give her fans a special treat, yeah?

Maduri Dixit Nene is one of the most successful actresses in the 90's. The actress has been highly appreciated for her acting and dancing skills in films like Saajan, which had Salman Khan and Sanjay Dutt as lead actors. She made her acting debut with Abodh in 1984. Films like Tezaab, Hum Aapke Hain Kaun and Devdas established her career in the industry.

A trained Kathak dancer, Maduri was born and brought up in Mumbai. After getting married to an NRI, Maduri had taken a long break from films. Over 10 years of long break, Maduri appeared on Anil Mehta's dance film 'Aaja Nachle'. In fact her dancing was appreciated by everyone including ace painted MF Hussain, who went on to paint a series of Madhuri portraits from the film Hum Aapke Hain Kaun. Hussain also made a film with Madhuri in the lead called Gajagamini.

The actress also hosted several dance shows like Nach Baliya, Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa. Her journey from Abodh to Dedh Ishqiya has seen the actress has evolved into a name to reckon in Bollywood.