At the beginning of her childhood,her father, Gemini, denied parenting her, as her parents were not married then. She always wanted to be a successful actor and had been following the foot steps of her father.
Here is what B-town tweeted:
Aishwaryaa.R.Dhanush: Wow!so many birthday babies!happy bday@ssrajamouli sir,ageless gorgeous aunty#Rekha,@latasrinivasan,#vadivelu sir n my baby #yaathra.
Rishi Kapoor: Rekha Rani badi siyani! Wish you a very Happy Birthday. God Bless you with loads of happiness! Much much love- US
Shabana Azmi: Happy birthday dear dear Rekha. May you shine on..lots of love
Sonali Kulkarni: Happy Birthday to the evergreen & inspiring Rekha ji. Wishing you best of the best.
Yami Gautam: A very Happy Birthday to the stunning Bollywood Legend, Rekha! We hope you have a great one!
Rakhi Sawant: Happy B’day Rekha Ji #Rekha