Jeetendra, known for his strange and wildest dance moves, earned a nickname of 'Jumping Jack' in Bollywood. Once, when someone quizzed him about his famous 'white shirt, white pant and white shoes' look, the actor candidly said, "Dark clothes make me look short!"
On his birthday today, we bring to you 7 of his most iconic dance songs that you just shouldn't miss.
1. Naino Mein Sapna
This song pops up first in your head, when you hear his name. This iconic number from 'Himmatwala' (1983) featured him, Sridevi and of course..those painted matkaas!
2. Dhal Gaya Din
Playing badminton? Well, this song might just come in handy to make it even more fun.
3. Tik Tik Tik Mera Dil
Watch out for Jeetendra's iconic dance steps!
4. Taki O Taki
Another Jeetendra- Sridevi track from 'Himmatwala'. Those signature moves had us rolling on the floor, laughing!
5. Ek Aankh Maaro Toh
P.S Don't try aping these dance steps in real life.
6. Mast Baharon Ka Main Aashiq
Now, we know why he is called the 'Jumping Jack'!
7. Chadti Jawaani
The popular song from the film 'Caravan' had Aruna Irani and Jeetendra in a gypsy avatar.