6. Bal Thackeray’s surname was written as “Thakre” until he decided to change the spelling into “Thackeray” after his favorite novelist named William Makepeace Thackeray.
7. Bal Thackeray was quite against those people who tried to migrate into Mumbai and also disliked them if they tried to set up a business in there. He hated interference in his city and the opportunities of Marathis taken away by some other region people in Mumbai.