On 11 December 2012, veteran Bollywood actor Dilip Kumar will turn 90. It was heard that Dilip Saab was planning planning big bash to celebrate his 90th birthday but he denied it. Dilip Kumar said that he and his wife Saira Banu are yet to recover from the death of Yash Chopra and the recent death of Bal Thackeray has a great impact on both of them. Dilip Kumar had a great friendly relationship with both Yash Chopra and Balasaheb Thackeray.
Some print media came out with the news that Saira banu has planned a grand birthday celebration for Dilip Kumar on 11 December 2012. Dilip Kumar said that it is totally imagination of the print media and he and Saira Banu are not in a mood to celebrate birthday after the death of so many close friends.