Salman Khan Biography
Salman Khan is an Indian actor, producer, singer and TV presenter. He is known for his work in Bollywood and Television industry. Born on 27 December 1965, he is one of the actor who is popular among all age of people. The actor has made a mark in the entertainment industry with his good deeds and great acting skills. He is one of those actors who doesn’t care about box office numbers but want to give pure entertainment to his fans and considers them as his biggest asset or achievement. He has always been appreciated by everyone for his simplicity and helping nature. The actor has thrilled his fans with his style statements and undying charm. He has even made it to the list of People’s Magazine List, becoming one of the most handsome man in the world. Lets’ get to know more about his life, family details, girlfriends, movies here.
Name- Salman Khan
Date of Birth- 27 December 1965
Age- 55 years(as in 2020)
Mother- Salma Khan
Father- Salim Khan
Sister– Alvira Agnihotri and Arpita Sharma
Brother- Sohail Khan and Arbaaz Khan
Marital Status/Marriage- Unmarried
Height- 5’9 approx.
Net Worth- $230 million approx.
Salman Khan Family
He was born in Indore, Madhya Pradesh, India into a middle class Muslim family. His father name is Salim Khan, a popular screenwriter and mother name is Sushila Charak (who later adopted the name Salma Khan). His step-mother is actress Helen. He has two younger brother named Sohail Khan and Arbaaz Khan. Both of them are also actors. He has two younger sisters, Alvira Agnihotri and adopted sister Arpita Sharma. The khan family is one of the most reputed family of the industry. Almost every member of the family is associated with the industry and is doing really well in their field.
Salman Khan Education
The actor completed his schooling from St. Stanislaus High School in Bandra, Mumbai and so his brothers Arbaaz and Sohail. Previously, he went to The Scindia School, Gwalior for few years with his brother Arbaaz. But since his family shifted to Mumbai, he had to left that school. He then, attended St. Xavier’s College in Mumbai but dropped out to pursue his career in the acting field.
Salman Khan Girlfriends
If there is any question that superstar Salman hates to answer is about his marriage. It can’t be denied that Salman is the longest running Bachelor of industry and his family, friends and fans wants to see him settle now. And he being him has lots of controversies in his kitty and one of them includes his girlfriends list. Let’s get to see the beauties that he have dated in the past:
Aishwarya Rai- They started dating during the shoot of “Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam” and broke in 2002. This was one of the ugliest breakups of Bollywood which created lots of controversies. If reports were to be believed then whispers of abuse were also heard in this relationship. In fact, once Salman Khan even misbehaved with actress Aishwarya Rai on the sets of her movie “Chalte Chalte” which ended up the producer to replace her with actress Rani Mukherjee.
Katrina Kaif- After Aishwarya, Salman found love in Katrina. He launched her in Bollywood and was very serious about this relationship. This was one of the most loved couple at one time in Bollywood. However, they broke up in 2010 after dating each other for quite some time. Though, they still share very cordial relationship with each other post the breakup.
Sangeeta Bijlani- He dated Sangeeta at the beginning of his career when she had just won “Miss India”. The two were so serious in their relationship that they even moved in with each other and was about to get married. However, something happened and all of their wedding preparations were stalled halfway in 1994.
Somy Ali- Somy is one such actress who didn’t have a successful career but is still remembered by everyone for his link-up rumors with actor Salman Khan. She made her debut at the age of 19. They dated each other for almost six years and broke up in 1999.
Sneha Ullal- Salman launched her with movie “Lucky” but the movie didn’t work well at the box office. It was reported that Salman discovered her right after his breakup with actress Aishwarya as he thought she looked her. The rumors of them were dating back then was talk of the town but the couple broke up.
Zareen Khan– He was also rumored to be dating actress Zarine as well. They did a movie together named “Veer”. Apparently, she looked like Katrina Kaif but their relationship didn’t work out.
Iulia Vantur- Iulia is rumored to be in relationship with actor Salman Khan. The rumors of them started making rounds when she was seen mingling with Khan family on special occasions. The rumored couple usually make special appearances together at various events. However, on asking they said, “There is nothing special brewing and we are only good friends”.
Salman Khan Career/ Movies
Over so many years, he has earned the title of “Box Office Khan” of the industry. With his each released, he broke all the earning records and set a milestone which is so difficult for any other actor to even touch. Right from making his debut with movie “Maine Pyaar Kiya”, he came out as a chocolaty romantic Bollywood hero alongside actors like Aamir Khan and Shahrukh Khan. While his biggest rivals Shahrukh and Aamir focused on doing versatile roles, he decided to move out of his image of being a romantic guy on screen to try his hands in action movies. And it won’t be wrong to say that, he has made a very powerful image as an action hero.
Though his journey to stardom had not been easy, he failed miserably at the starting of his career and even once almost all the filmmaker had written him off. But he didn’t lose hope and keep on working hard. And finally, he made a strong comeback with super hit movie “Tere Naam” and then became superstar with movie “Wanted”. After the success of Wanted, the world has seen his rise in the industry. Almost every filmmaker lined up to cast him in their movie, post the release of Wanted.
In no time, Salman became a man in himself whose name in movie was more than enough to make a movie blockbuster. He is considered as the most bankable actor who have had 100% success ratio at box office. Some of his biggest hits are Dabangg, Kick, Bajrangi Bhaijaan, Sultan, and a lot more. Here is the list of movies he has been part of:
|1988||Biwi Ho To Aisi||Vicky Bhandari|
|1989||Maine Pyar Kiya||Prem|
|1990||Baaghi: A Rebel for Love||Saajan Sood|
|1991||Sanam Bewafa||Salman Khan|
|1991||Patthar Ke Phool||Suraj Verma|
|1992||Suryavanshi||Suryavanshi Vikram Singh/Vicky|
|1992||Ek Ladka Ek Ladki||Raja|
|1992||Nishchaiy||Vasudev Gujral/Rohan Yadav|
|1993||Chandra Mukhi||Raja Rai|
|1993||Dil Tera Aashiq||Vijay|
|1994||Andaz Apna Apna||Prem Bhopali|
|1994||Hum Aapke Hain Koun..!||Prem|
|1994||Chaand Kaa Tukdaa||Shyam Malhotra|
|1996||Khamoshi: The Musical||Raj|
|1996||Dushman Duniya Ka||Salman|
|1997||Auzaar||Inspector Suraj Prakash|
|1997||Dus||Captain Jeet Sharma|
|1998||Pyaar Kiya To Darna Kya||Suraj Khanna|
|1998||Jab Pyaar Kisise Hota Hai||Suraj Dhanrajgir|
|1998||Kuch Kuch Hota Hai||Aman Mehra|
|1998||Sar Utha Ke Jiyo||Himself|
|1999||Jaanam Samjha Karo||Rahul|
|1999||Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam||Sameer|
|1999||Hum Saath-Saath Hain||Prem|
|2000||Dulhan Hum Le Jayenge||Raja Oberoi|
|2000||Chal Mere Bhai||Prem Oberoi|
|2000||Har Dil Jo Pyar Karega||Raj/Romi|
|2000||Dhaai Akshar Prem Ke||Truck Driver|
|2000||Kahin Pyaar Na Ho Jaaye||Prem Kapoor|
|2001||Chori Chori Chupke Chupke||Raj Malhotra|
|2002||Tumko Na Bhool Paayenge||Ali/Veer Singh Thakur|
|2002||Hum Tumhare Hain Sanam||Suraj|
|2002||Yeh Hai Jalwa||Raj Mittal/Raj “Raju” Saxena|
|2003||Love at Times Square||Himself|
|2003||Tere Naam||Radhe Mohan|
|2003||Baghban||Alok Raj Malhotra|
|2004||Garv||ACP Arjun Ranavat|
|2004||Mujhse Shaadi Karogi||Sameer Malhotra|
|2004||Phir Milenge||Rohit Manchanda|
|2004||Dil Ne Jise Apna Kahaa||Rishabh|
|2005||Lucky: No Time for Love||Aditya|
|2005||Maine Pyaar Kyun Kiya?||Dr. Samir Malhotra|
|2006||Shaadi Karke Phas Gaya Yaar||Ayaan|
|2006||Saawan… The Love Season||Sameer|
|2006||Baabul||Avinash “Avi” Kapoor|
|2007||Salaam-e-Ishq: A Tribute To Love||Rahul|
|2007||Marigold: An Adventure in India||Prem|
|2007||Om Shanti Om||Himself|
|2008||God Tussi Great Ho||Arun Prajapati|
|2008||Heroes||Balkar Singh/Parminder Singh|
|2009||Main Aurr Mrs Khanna||Samir Khanna|
|2009||London Dreams||Manjit “Mannu” Khosla|
|2009||Ajab Prem Ki Ghazab Kahani||Himself|
|2010||Prem Kaa Game||The Sutradhaar (Narrator)|
|2010||Tees Maar Khan||Himself|
|2010||Isi Life Mein||—|
|2011||Tell Me O Kkhuda||Himself|
|2012||Ek Tha Tiger||Manish Chandra/Avinash Singh Rathore/Tiger[d]|
|2012||Son of Sardaar||Pathan|
|2012||OMG – Oh My God!||—|
|2012||Dabangg 2||Chulbul Pandey|
|2013||Ishkq in Paris||Himself|
|2013||Phata Poster Nikhla Hero||Himself|
|2014||Jai Ho||Major Jai Agnihotri|
|2014||Main Tera Hero||Various Gods|
|2014||Kick||Devi Lal Singh / Devil|
|2014||Being Bhaijaan Documentary release||Himself|
|2015||Bajrangi Bhaijaan||Bajrangi / Pawan Kumar Chaturvedi|
|2015||Prem Ratan Dhan Payo||Prem Dilwale / Yuvraj Vijay Singh|
|2016||Sultan||Sultan Ali Khan|
|2016||Freaky Ali||Chulbul Bhaiya|
|2017||Hanuman Da’ Damdaar||Hanuman (Voice role)|
|2017||Tubelight||Laxman Singh Bisht (Tubelight)|
|2017||Judwaa 2||Raja / Prem[b]|
|2017||Tiger Zinda Hai||Avinash Singh Rathore / Tiger|
|2018||Welcome to New York||Himself|
|2018||Race 3||Sikander Singh|
|2018||Yamla Pagla Deewana: Phir Se||Mastana|
Salman Khan Television Shows
Other than big screen, he has been part of television industry as well. Not just he appeared in various serials or reality shows to promote his movie but has also hosted various reality shows. Some of the shows he hosted are 10 ka Dum and Bigg Boss. He has hosted over 10 seasons of controversial show Bigg Boss and made sure to give high TRP to the channel.
Salman Khan Charitable Works
He is known for his generosity and helping people in their times of need. Be it anything, he never steps back from helping the needy ones and have showed that because of people like him, people can still believe in humanity. In 2007, he founded a charitable organization “Being Human” which helps the underprivileged people and provides them education and healthcare facilities. He has a big heart and he never misses a chance to bring a smile on someone’s face. Be it helping, playing with kids, parenting house, adopting family or even celebrating with slum kids, the world has seen him doing all.
Salman Khan Controversies
Being a superstar, it is somewhere necessary to have some controversies. And Salman is no different, his career has been full of controversies. Here we bring you some top controversies of superstar:
Aishwarya-Salman Controversy- There was a time when these two actors were in love with each other and dating. Though they parted their ways after sometime and the reason was shocking. In an interview, Aishwarya said that Salman used to beat her unnecessarily and even used to doubt her with her co-stars. This issue got so big that even police had to intervene and this resulted into their separation.
Not only this, once there was also a news that Salman was about to hit actress Katrina Kaif as she wore a short dress but Kareena had saved her. Though no evidence was found so far.
Black-Buck Controversy- Everyone is aware of this controversy where he killed 2 blackbuck in a village in Rajasthan during the shoot of his movie “Hum Sath Sath Hai” in 1998. For this case, he has been in jail for 18 days and was sentenced to 5 years in the same. But currently he is out on bail. He is not the only one who is involved in this case but also actors like Saif Ali Khan, Sonali Bendre, Tabu, and Neelam Kothari are also involved.
Drunken driving on sleeping people- On 28 September 2002, his car Toyota Land cruiser had crushed five sleeping people outside a bakery in Mumbai’s Bandra suburb. Out of 5, one was killed while other 4 were badly injured. The case has ended in Bombay High court but is still pending in Supreme Court.
Vivek Oberoi Controversy- Once there was a time when his fight with Vivek made headlines in the news and became talk of the town. This happened when after break up Aishwarya came close to Vivek and Salman did not like this. He called Vivek and threatened him, to which Vivek called all the media and told them about his behavior with him. Since that to this time, they are both one of the biggest enemies in Bollywood.
Pakistani Interview- He was severely criticized for his Interview to a Pakistani channel where he said that “Mumbai terror attack 26/11 was exaggerated as elite people’s were targeted in it. Even he tweeted that, “Pakistan should not be blamed as it is a failure of the Indian Security Force”. But later he said, his tweet was twisted and presented in the wrong sense.
Compared Physical exercise to rape- We must’ve remembered the time when he compared physical exercise to a rape victim. This came in light during his release of movie “Sultan”. Whereas some people openly said it was very wrong to compare these two, there were some people who even supported him.
Some Interesting Facts About Salman Khan
Salman Khan is one of those actors who has been popular with all age groups. Over the years, he has made a mark for himself in the Bollywood industry. Lets’ get to known some unknown facts about him:
- He always wears a turquoise stone bracelet, considering it to be very lucky for him. His father also wears a same bracelet.
- The actors suffers from trigeminal neuralgia which is a facial nerve disorder. It is also known as “Suicide disease”.
- In his career, two fatwas have been issued against him. One is related to his wax statue in Madame Tussaud’s and other is connected to his presence at Hindu festival Ganesh Chaturthi celebrations.
- Other than acting, he has immense love for soaps and his home bathroom is completely stacked up with variety of soaps. Out of so many soaps, he loves natural fruit and vegetables extracts soap more.
- As per the sources, he doesn’t have an email on his phone as he likes to talking in either call or in person.
- It is not hidden from anyone that Salman loves to paint. The actor has himself painted “Jai Ho” movie posters. Also, he has given some paintings made by him to his friend Aamir Khan.
- The actor never reads movie reviews.
- Even after giving superhit movie “Maine Pyaar Kiya”, he was jobless for around 6 months. And now he has successfully completed over 26 years in the industry.
- In Bollywood, he is known as “Launch Pad”. This is because he launches new talents in the industry and has introduced many actresses like Katrina Kaif, Zareen Khan, Sneha Ullal, Nagma and more.
- He has been an inspiration to not only public but also to big celebrities like Hrithik Roshan and Arjun Kapoor to get into shape.
- The actor has made tremendous fans following over the years and is loved by millions of people around the world. There is a restaurant in Mumbai named “Bhaijaanz” opened by his dedicated fans.
- Having done variety of roles in movies, he doesn’t like to play negative roles and because of this, he even rejected movie Baazigar which later changed the fate of actor Shahrukh Khan.
- He has never done any intimate scene on screen except one with actress Karisma Kapoor in movie Jeet.
- Salman is also a great swimmer and has represented his school at national level in swimming competition.
- He didn’t know the meaning of selfie and came to know about it after a long time of his song “Selfie Le Le Re” was released.
- He has a big heart and he always steps forward to help people in the best way possible. Other than his generosity, he is also known for giving expensive gifts to his friends.
- The actor always looks forward to launch new talents in the industry and have launched various singers as well, like Sajid-Wajid, Himesh Reshamiya, etc.
- He loves Chinese food and his favorite Chinese restaurant is “China Garden” in Mumbai.
- Eventually, he wanted to be a writer and has wrote films like “Veer” and “Chandramukhi”.
- He learned acting from Daisy Irani’s Institute with his friends Chunky Pandey and Sajid Khan.
- Salman is the only actor who has given back to back 5 “100 crore club movies”.
- Other than Galaxy apartment, he also owns a farmhouse in Panvel and a house in Hydra Towers, Jumeriah Village in Dubai.
- He did his first playback singing for movie “Hello Brother”.
- His favorite actor is Sylvester Stallone and favorite actress is Hema Malini.