As we wish this beauty queen a glorious birthday, we have selected some of her best films that are a must watch:

1. Dilwale Dulhaniya Le Jayenge (1995):

This movie cemented the position of Kajol as an intense and passionate actress. The role of a meek Simran portrayed by Kajol stole millions of hearts. She starred opposite Shah Rukh Khan in this iconic romantic chartbuster. The movie earned Rs 1.06 billion in India and became the biggest grosser of the year. And who can forget the epic scene where Raj extends his arm to Simran to help her board the train? How romantic!

2. Gupt (1997):

Gupt was a cult classic, a captivating murder mystery. A love triangle involving Kajol, Bobby Deol, and Manisha Koirala with some melodious music and scenic views, it was a mega success at the box-office. Kajol created history by becoming the first woman in Filmfare Award history to receive the Best Villain award.

3. Dushman (1998):

The next in the list is Dushman. In this psychological thriller, Kajol plays a double-role, one of a young woman who is determined to take revenge of her twin sister’s rape and murder and the other who is raped and killed by a sex-maniac. She rubbed shoulders with stalwarts like Ashutosh Rana and Sanjay Dutt. No wonder that she bagged the best actress award for the movie.

4. Kuch Kuch Hota Hai (1998):

Kajol’s tomboy look in this movie received a lot of applause from the audience and critics alike. This romantic love triangle stole millions of hearts. The movie also starred Shah Rukh Khan and Rani Mukherji. Salman Khan had a guest appearance. Yet again, Kajol bagged the Filmfare award for best actress.

5. Fanna (2006): 

Kajol plays a visually challenged woman who falls in love with a terrorist in this movie, played brilliantly by Aamir Khan. Twist in the tale comes when Zoohi (Kajol) kills Rehan (Aamir) to save her country. Oh boy, you should see her act! It’s like she was born for this role.