Amitabh and Jaya Bachchan have two children - daughter Shweta and son Abhishek.
Bollywood actors Amitabh and Jaya got married on June 3, 1973.
After 'Silsila', Jaya Bachchan took a break from Bollywood for 18 years. The husband-wife duo reunited onscreen with 'Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham' (2001).
Amitabh and Jaya Bachchan pose for the shutterbugs at the megastar's 70th birthday bash.
Their daughter Shweta tied the knot with Nikhil Nanda in 1997. Jaya and Amitabh Bachchan pose with Shweta, Nikhil, Abhishek and their grand children Navya Naveli and Agastya.
As Amitabh Bachchan and Jaya Bachchan, the most popular Bollywood couple, celebrate four decades of togetherness today, we give you a sneak peek into the most memorable moments of their lives.
Amitabh and Jaya Bachchan had an extremely simple wedding which saw the presence of few friends and relatives.
The late poet Harivansh Rai Bachchan, Amitabh's father, wrote the details of his son's wedding in 'In The Afternoon Of Time', his autobiography. According to what he wrote, the wedding was supposed to be kept a secret, courtesy Amitabh's huge popularity and a huge group of supporters who'd gather outside his house.
Both Amitabh and Jaya had acted in a few films together, starting with 'Zanjeer' (1973), which was released the same year they tied the knot.
Amitabh Bachchan's 70th birthday bash, which saw the presence of friends and relatives, was high on fun and fashion.
Jaya Bachchan with Teji Bachchan, Harivansh Rai Bachchan and Amitabh Bachchan post her marriage.
It was after the birth of son Abhishek that Jaya got choosy about her roles and did not do too many films.
Their film 'Abhimaan' was a hit with the masses.
Jaya and Amitabh spend quality time with Aishwarya and grand daughter Aaradhya.
Amitabh recently walked the red carpet at the world premiere of 'The Great Gatsby' in New York with Jaya.