They all have military backgrounds to flaunt

Here is a look at some of the Bollywood beauties who hail from military background- with parents posted in various rungs of the military hierarchy. In fact, much of theirs bold demeanor and focused perspective are to be found in the dictates of discipline in their formative years.

1. Gul Panag
Gul Panag





The girl with multi dimensional traits is a part of the military hierarchy. Her father happens to be a lieutenant general. During her formative years she had to travel all over India as well as in places like Zambia and Lusaka. According to Gul, this travelling contributed vitally to her growth and development.

2. Anushka Sharma
Anushka Sharma

The smiling and radiant Anushka belongs to an army background as well. Her father was a colonel in the highly esteemed Indian army. Anushka had most of her schooling life revolving around the cantonment schools spread throughout the country. It was in army mess that she had her brush with modeling and ramp walking.

3. Priyanka Chopra
Priyanka Chopra

Priyanka had her father as well as mother being part of the esteemed army. Both Dr. Ashok Chopra & Dr. Madhu Akhouri were medical professionals of the national army. The association added a spurt to traveling and moving all through her schooling years. The luscious girl also had a fare share of overseas travelling to deal with. In fact, her aura of picture perfect confidence and that of poise is attributable to her regulated upbringing.

4. Sushmita Sen
Sushmita Sen

The glamorous queen of the universe has a military background to boast of. Her father – wing commander Subeer Sen had much to contribute towards grooming her oratorical skill. To say the least about the lady’s startling confidence- this had its root in the similar backdrop. After all, she is confident and courageous enough to adopt and bring up baby girls and that too all by herself. It isn’t a matter of joke to dare and rear baby girls for a woman who is still single.

5. Preity Zinta
Preity Zinta

Preity has both her father and brother associated to the military glory. Attributing much of her multitasking acumen to her disciplined upbringing through her formative years; Preity who has managed to reverse amongst more than one role is pretty proud of her chivalrous backdrop.

6. Neha Dhupia
Neha Dhupia

Another beauty from the world of pageantry has a naval background to showcase. The winner of the ever so prestigious crown of Miss India has had her father serving in the naval wing of the country. According to the showy and pompous glamour girl, courage as well as discipline which she has inculcated in adequate measures is to be traced in her naval background.