Priyanka Chopra aka PeeCee, has been ruling the hearts of Indians ever since she became Miss World at the tender age of 18, but now with her appearance in the west, she has emerged as the most loved global icon all across the world.
In a career spanning over more than 20 years, there isn’t anything that Priyanka Chopra has not achieved. From being a successful global actress to a singer to a producer to a philanthropist to an entrepreneur and now as an author, Priyanka Chopra’s journey has been an inspiration to many people for being such a powerful and strong personality.
Along with her impressive and spectacular long career journey, she has also found her love when she met American musician Nick Jonas. Nick Jonas and Priyanka Chopra married in 2018 and since then they have stuck with each other through thick and thin and their love has grown stronger with time.
Priyanka Chopra has also received numerous accolades, including two National Film Awards and five Filmfare Awards. In 2016, The Government of India honoured her with the Padma Shri, and Time named her one of the 100 most influential people in the world and in the next two years, Forbes listed her among the World’s 100 Most Powerful Women.
But the aforementioned things are something many of us are aware of Priyanka Chopra. So on the occasion of Priyanka Chopra’s 39th Birthday, here we present you five unknown facts about our beloved ‘Desi Girl’.
1. Growing up, Priyanka Chopra wanted to be an aeronautical engineer.
Yes you read it right, Before being crowned as Miss World, Priyanka Chopra dreamed of being an aeronautical engineer. Her brother enrolled her in the Miss India beauty pageant and her dreams of being a NASA pro were put on halt and ultimately she became the global icon she is today.
2. Priyanka Chopra’s nickname!
For the world she might be Priyanka Chopra, Piggy Chops, Pee Cee but her close friends and family simply loves to call her Sunshine and Mimi.
3. Priyanka Chopra is a Foodie Beauty.
You will be surprised to know that Priyanka Chopra is a junk food addict. The ‘Desi Girl’ loves eating pizza and French Fries during her Cheat Days.
4. She didn’t make her acting debut with Bollywood.
Most people assume Priyanka Chopra made her acting debut with the film, The Hero: Love Story of a Spy. However, the bombshell entered the world of acting with a Tamil Film Thamizhan opposite Actor Vijay.
5. Her famous ‘Daddy’s Lil Girl’ tattoo has a secret meaning.
Priyanka Chopra got her tattoo inked in 2012 in honour of her Dad before his demise in 2013. The tattoo that says ‘Daddy’s Lil Girl’ is written in her father’s handwriting and is inked on her right wrist.
On her birthday, NLC Wishes the Talented and Gorgeous Actress Priyanka Chopra a blockbuster year ahead.