2020 was kind of very tough for everyone. It was so tough that not even words can explain it. In the starting of January 2020 we lost, Kobe Bryant and then this cycle of death of great people continued. It was just like a normal day where suddenly the news was floated that Sushant Singh Rajput is dead by suicide. He was found hanging in his Bandra apartment on 14th June, 2020.
Sushant’s death felt like a personal loss and still we refuse to believe that he in more between us. After his death, thousands of controversies were made. People started valuing this very “underrated” actor who showcased his acting prowess through an stunning body of work throughout his career that began from a theatre in Delhi and Mumbai thereby expanded to Television before Sushant successfully transitioned to the big screen and registered his presence as one of the noted actors in bollywood.
Well, 21st January marks the Birth Anniversary of this legend and fans gave him a tribute by trending #SushantDay
Sushant would have happily turned 35 today. Since morning today, #SushantDay is trending number one on Twitter. Fans became all emotional and paid tribute to him. Many Bollywood celebrities also posted pictures with Sushant and remembered him.
Some of the glimpse of Tweets by fans are below:
— Sunshine ka janamdin💛 (@flowerforthesun) January 21, 2021
Happy Birthday Sushant.
I don't think I'm prepared for tomorrow. I'm taking a day off from Social media. Will remain offline.
I just voice recorded your letters to Maa in Hindi, hope you like it.
Enjoy the cake in heaven brother. :): pic.twitter.com/jOEnCEjfr9
— Saket Jaiswal (@saketjaiswal_sj) January 20, 2021
"An actor wanting to act, thinking more or just about money and success, is like that someone, who wanted to be a cop because he liked guns and power." – Sushant Singh Rajput.#SushantDay
— siddhant. (@ignoreandfly) January 20, 2021
— 🦄✨ Rajputwa Stan ✨🦋 (@bella_ciaoo_) January 21, 2021
Happy Birthday @itsSSR !💫
Tum ho aur hamesha tum hi rahoge…
You'll always reside in a huge corner of my heart. Your beliefs & zeal will act as enabling factors. You'll always make me smile through tears & fill my heart with pride.
Happy Birthday to the kindest soul I know❤️
— Lee Park (@leeparkpark) January 20, 2021
— Anam // Sensei's Birthday 👽 (@SpoookyAnam) January 21, 2021
My small tribute to Sushant 😇
Its like a sweet shrine, im guessing he liked gulab jamuns 🤭
And the 5D painting, finally completed it. Love the way it turned out 🥲
Love waking up to it 😌
Happy Bday handsome, love you 😍 #SushantDay
P.S. I haven't made the sweets. pic.twitter.com/QOXHeMn3LY
— Ankita Sawant (@ANkYCorn) January 21, 2021
There were some tears, too
Every year on your birthday I used to type out a quintessential fan msg on your IG wishing you well for your movies. Now when i look back I shud have just wished for your long life instead . 💔
Miss you Sushant. Happy birthday ❤️ pic.twitter.com/43ZMbX7ahr
— 🇮🇳 (@bohutaalsi) January 21, 2021
— 𝒿 (@bepannaah) January 21, 2021
His sisters and many of his friends also shared pictures with Sushant
— Shweta Singh Kirti (@shwetasinghkirt) January 21, 2021
— Meetu Singh (@divinemitz) January 21, 2021
Happy birthday Sushant 😊
A true SRK fan ☺️
Keep smiling wherever u r 😁 pic.twitter.com/VmJKnPvfdn
— Ankita lokhande (@anky1912) January 21, 2021
— Abhishek Kapoor (@Abhishekapoor) January 21, 2021
In a thoughtful gesture by his family and fans, a “Sushant Singh Rajput Memorial Fund” for students wishing to pursue astrophysics at the University of California, Berkeley, has been set up in the memory of the polymath star to honour his passion for Physics and education.
Anyone interested in pursuing Astrophysics at UC Berkeley can apply for this fund. Grateful to the Angels who made it possible. 🙏 Happy Birthday my little Brother, I hope you always stay happy wherever you are! Love You ❤️#SushantDay https://t.co/Bgv3vmmBoQ pic.twitter.com/zqSTIEEAR4
— Shweta Singh Kirti (@shwetasinghkirt) January 20, 2021
Since the day of his death, Sushant’s family, fans and friends are asking for the justice
It is still unclear whether Sushant died by suicide due to depression or he was pushed over to the edge by his girlfriend and live-in partner, Rhea Chakraborty and other associates, investigation is under process. His sudden demise shook many people across the globe who just couldn’t accept the departure of the young promising talent whose smile melted their hearts, and since then people are relentlessly demanding justice for him.
Nevertheless, the beloved star deserved all the love when he was here, it’s amazing to see his fans showering him with so much love and keeping his legacy alive.
Let us pray for this beautiful soul, may his soul rest in peace!