The impact which Sachin created in every Indian is huge. I bet that there is nobody in India who hates him. Sachin Ramesh Tendulkar was born in Maharashtra on 24 April 1973. Sachin took up cricket at the age of eleven, made his Test debut on 15 November 1989 against Pakistan in Karachi at the age of sixteen. Sachin walked into our hearts for 24 long years before he retired. He is the only player to have scored one hundred international centuries, the first batsman to score a double century in a One Day International, the holder of the record for the number of runs in both ODI and Test cricket, and the only player to complete more than 30,000 runs in international cricket.
As Sachin celebrates his birthday today, here are some of the interesting facts about him.