Hello Readers! Welcome back to Humor Nation. Bal Thackeray’s life is again in news ever since his biographical movie’s trailer has been released. His full name is Balasaheb Thackeray and he was the one who founded the Shiv Sena which is a right-wing Marathi party which is active mostly in Maharashtra. Apart from this, there are many things that should be known, so let’s know about him more.
So here are some unknown and interesting facts about Balasaheb Thackeray that one should know about!
1. Bal Thackeray started his career as a cartoonist and worked for English daily and then he launched cartoon weekly ‘Marmik’ in the year 1960.
2. Bal Thackeray’s wife died in the year 1995 and after a year later in 1996, he lost his third son Bindumadhav is a car crash. He always showed love for his wife in public, even after her death.
3. Bal Thackeray was the one who objected to getting a 22 crore throne for Sai Baba and instead he wanted that money to be used for the betterment of poor farmers in Maharashtra.
4. Bal Thackeray was not a fan of Congress, but he respected some former leaders of Congress like Indira Gandhi as she supported Bangladesh to gain freedom.
5. He never spared any person who spoke against the Marathi community or Maharashtra. He even slammed Sachin Tendulkar for speaking ill against Maharashtra.