Name: Priyanka Chopra
Birthday: 18th July 1982
Place of Birth: Jamshedpur, Bihar-India (Bareilly-town in Rohelkhand region of Uttar Pradesh)
Petname: Sunshine and Mimi
Height: 5′7 1/2″
Weight: 53 Kgs
Favourite song/ MusicVideo: Careless Whispers, I will always love you….
Favourite Movie star(s) : Mel Gibson, kishore kumar
Favourite food: Dish Lasagna, Makki roti and sarson kasaag
Favourite Dress: Saree
Favourite Book: Shakespeare’s Romeo Juliet and Sidney Sheldon’s - Tell me your Dreams
Magazine: Femina and Readers Digest
Favourite movie: Pretty Woman: Walk in the Clouds
Hobbies: Singing & Writing poetry
Priyanka Chopra was born on 18th July 1982 to the family of Capt. Dr. Ashok Chopra & Dr. Madhu Chopra, an event that transformed the life of every one around her. This first born girl child of a large extended family was welcomed like a star. With large twinkling eyes and the most fascinating smile she was a winner. Priyanka had a very varied upbringing . Having joined an Army family, she moved from Leh-ladakh in the north to Kerala in the south from Bombay in the west to Jamshedpur in the East . She imbibed the ethos of the multicultural Indian society. A family favorite she grew up in the warmth & Love offered by her grandparents, aunts & uncles. All of this went into the making of a very warm, loving & confident personality.
She started her Education from La Martiniere Girls College in Lucknow as a resident student, A short stay at Maria Goretti College in Bareilly prepared her for further studies in the USA. Having completed class 10th from Boston USA she decided to become a software Engineer or a Criminal Psychologist. Suddenly life took change with the Femina Miss India contest, which she won with aplomb.