Lesser Known Facts About Priyanka Chopra Jonas You Probably Didn’t Know
Priyanka Chopra is a beautiful Indian actress and singer who was born on 18 July 1982 to Ashok Chopra and Madhu Chopra in Jamshedpur, Bihar. Both of her parents were physicians in the Indian Army. She has a seven years younger brother, Siddharth. Bollywood actresses Parineeti Chopra, Meera Chopra and Mannara Chopra are cousins.
During her childhood the family was posted in a number of places in India, including Delhi, Chandigarh, Ambala, Ladakh, Lucknow, Bareilly, and Pune. Among the schools she attended were St. Maria Goretti College in Bareilly and La Martiniere Girls’ School in Lucknow. After getting fame for many years, Chopra started dating American singer and actor, Nick Jonas in May 2018, who proposed to her on 19 July 2018. Both got engaged in August 2018 in a Punjabi Roka ceremony in Mumbai. In December 2018, the couple married at Umaid Bhawan Palace, Jodhpur in traditional Hindu and Christian ceremonies. Following the marriage, Chopra legally changed her last name to “Chopra Jonas. Although you know the star very well but here are 31 facts to help you get to know Mrs Chopra Jonas a little better. So have a look:
Facts you didn’t know about Priyanka Chopra Jonas
Priyanka Chopra Fact #1] She Has Royal Friends. Meghan Markle is one of her close friends and Chopra even attended her wedding to Prince Harry in England.
Priyanka Chopra Fact #2] Priyanka Chopra was given A High Honor In India. India’s president gave her the Padma Shri in 2017.
Priyanka Chopra Fact #3] She Was Crowned Miss World At Age 18. She was so surprised by winning the title she would reportedly sleep with her crown.
Priyanka Chopra Fact #4] Along with India, she lived in Iowa, Massachusetts and New York in the U.S. She has said she was bullied over being Indian during her time in American schools.
Priyanka Chopra Fact #5] Priyanka Chopra loves Burgers, Fries and Tabasco. Chopra is not shy about her love of food. She’s tweeted her love for Indian dish khichdi with achaar.
Priyanka Chopra Fact #6] She Has Some Cute Nicknames At home, Chopra is often called “Sunshine” or “Mimi” as pet names. Bollywood star Abhishek Bachchan also gave her the nickname “Piggy Chops.”
Priyanka Chopra Fact #7] Priyanka Chopra has an “Army of Brothers”On Twitter, she said she has an “army of brothers,” even though she only has one biological sibling, younger brother Siddharth Chopra.
Priyanka Chopra Fact #8] She Runs A Production Company With Her Mom, Purple Pebble Pictures. The production company’s goal is great storytelling and promoting up-and-coming talent.
Priyanka Chopra Fact #9] Titled “Unfinished,” her book will be published next year by Random House. Chopra hopes to inspire others with her story.
Priyanka Chopra Fact #10] Priyanka Chopra Jonas is an actress, best known in the US for her role as Alex Parrish on the ABC show “Quantico,” which aired from 2015 to 2018.
Priyanka Chopra Fact #11] The actress has been named in Time’s 100 Most Influential People
Priyanka Chopra Fact #12] According to Vogue, the change in appearance led Chopra Jonas to attract boys, so her father put bars on the windows of the home.
Priyanka wanted to be an engineer
Priyanka Chopra Fact #13] Originally, Chopra Jonas wanted to be an engineer.
Priyanka Chopra Fact #14] She began writing an opinion column, “The Priyanka Chopra Column,” for the Hindustan Times in 2009.
Priyanka Chopra Fact #15] Priyanka Chopra was the first South Asian actress to win a PCA.
Priyanka Chopra Fact #16] Star Priyanka Chopra can sing as well. She actually has few singles under her belt
Priyanka Chopra Fact #17] When Priyanka Chopra was asked to unveil the contents of her handbag, it had an ubiquitous bottle of tabasco hot sauce.
Priyanka Chopra Fact #18] Chopra Jonas has a tattoo on her wrist that reads “Daddy’s lil girl” in her father’s handwriting.
Priyanka Chopra Fact #19] She started The Priyanka Chopra Foundation for Health and Education, which currently covers educational and medical expenses for children in India.
Priyanka Chopra Fact #20] Chopra Jonas is a huge fan of Instagram, on which she has more than 55 million followers.Chopra Jonas also has a second Instagram account for her dog, Diana.
Priyanka Chopra Fact #21] Skydiving is the coolest thing she’s ever done
Priyanka’s engagement ring is worth $200,000.
Priyanka Chopra Fact #22] Priyanka Chopra promotes local craftsmanship Priyanka Chopra is a great believer in promoting the local artisans and weavers of the country. That’s the reason you would always see her wearing sarees from the brands that are created by local craftsmen and convey a state’s textile quality.
Priyanka Chopra Fact #23] Her engagement ring is worth $200,000.
Priyanka Chopra Fact #24] The house that Priyanka and her family spent their days in Bareilly still belongs to the Chopra family and is maintained by caretakers who don’t let visitors and locals damage the property.
Priyanka Chopra Fact #25] Priyanka Chopra Jonas won the Dadasaheb Phalke Academy Award.
Priyanka Chopra Fact #26] Chopra, along with Bollywood stars Hrithik Roshan, Shah Rukh Khan, and Kajol, had miniature plastic dolls recreated by them. Each doll came with traditional Indian clothing.
Priyanka Chopra Fact #27] Priyanka was named a global UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador in 2010, and has been a UNICEF India Ambassador for years.
Priyanka Chopra Fact #28] In 2003, Chopra Jonas made her first Bollywood movie, “The Hero: Love Story of a Spy.”
Priyanka Chopra Fact #29] While shooting the Holi sequence in the movie Waqt: The Race Against Time, Priyanka stepped on a live wire, and ended up being hospitalised.
Priyanka Chopra Fact #30] Priyanka chopra’s debut film is not what you’ve grown up thinking. She appeared in a Tamil movie “Thamizhanin”, which released in 2002.
Priyanka Chopra Fact #31] You will not believe that Priyanka Chopra actually featured in this song by Daler Mehndi called Sajan Mere Satrangiya at the age of 17, immediately after she had bagged the Miss World award.
Facts about Priyanka Chopra