Bollywood's famous choreographer Saroj Khan said goodbye to the world on Friday, July 3. Saroj suffered a cardiac arrest, due to which she died. She was 71 years old. He was known for his best dance in Bollywood. Saroj Khan taught dance to many actors and actresses in her career, but among them all she was special and favorite was Madhuri Dixit.
If Madhuri was not there, I would not have been- Saroj Khan
It is said that Saroj Khan also has some hand in making the career of Madhuri Dixit. Madhuri was known as the dancing queen of Bollywood in the 90s. Almost every song of his was choreographed by Saroj Khan. Popularly known as Master Ji in the industry, Saroj Khan had a great love for Madhuri and stayed till her last time. Even in an award show, he had said that if Madhuri had not been there, Saroj would not have been there.
Saroj Khan's career was 40 years long
In his 40-year career, Saroj Khan has choreographed for more than two thousand songs. His classical dance discussions were not only in Bollywood but also abroad. Apart from Madhuri Dixit and Sridevi, she taught dance to Juhi Chawla, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and Bollywood's young actresses like Taapsee Pannu, Sara Ali Khan, Ananya Pandey and Alia Bhatt. Not only this, she also taught dance to actors and was a favorite of stars like Tiger Shroff and Varun Dhawan. He also won the National Award for his work.
There is a wave of mourning in Bollywood after Saroj Khan leaves. Everyone from the dance industry to Bollywood celebs are writing posts on social media remembering Saroj Khan. Many stars including Akshay Kumar, Madhuri Dixit, Remo D'Souza have expressed grief over Saroj's departure.
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