The relationship a father shares with his children is unique and one of its kind. From a playmate and confidante to being a best friend, a father performs multifarious roles from the time a child is born. For a son, his father is the epitome of strength and responsibility, whereas for a daughter, he represents every quality that is inspiring and illuminating. The filial bond between a father and his children has also been beautifully sketched in various novels. Who can forget the kind-hearted 'Atticus' in 'To Kill a Mockingbird'? Apart from literary fathers, the world has also seen many famous fathers in the real world. These celebrated personalities are not only famous as individuals, but also as model fathers. Check out the list of some of the most famous fathers here.
Famous Celebrity Dads
Son of Harivansh Rai Bachchan, a famous Hindi poet, Amitabh Bachchan is truly an icon to reckon with in the world film fraternity. He is a perfect example of a devoted husband, a caring and nurturing father, a loving father-in-law and above all an ace human being. As a father, Amitabh Bachchan has always stood by his children in their ups and downs and has always encouraged them to become worth individuals.
Popularly known as Brad Pitt, William Bradley is one of the finest American actors and film producers. He is also tagged in the list of world's most attractive men. Talking about fatherhood, Brad Pitt is father to six children, three of whom are adopted, a move which inspired many others to adopt children from the orphanages.
An affluent actor turned producer and director, Rakesh Roshan is the father of the much talented and gifted actor, Hrithik Roshan. As a father, Rakesh Roshan has always been considered as a true mentor and guide for his children. Right from making Hrithik Roshan an overnight superstar to being at his side during the duds at the box office to re-launching him in the super-hit Koi.. Mil Gaya, Rakesh Roshan is truly a father to salute to.
A name to reckon with in the world of business, Dhirubhai Ambani, founder of Reliance Industries, needs no introduction for anyone in the world. Rising from rags to riches, his hard work and never-say-die attitude had made him one of the leading business tycoons in the world. Starting as a small merchant, he paved is way ahead and today has left his sons, Anil and Mukesh Ambani a legacy.
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