Salman Khan Biography
Salman Khan is an Indian actor who appears mostly in Bollywood films. He is originally known as Abdul Rashid Salim Salman Khan. He is very famous in the industry for not just his acting but for various other activities like his charity organization ‘Being Human’ which helps in collecting funds for charity works, through sale of various products, his helping nature, his paintings and also because of controversies regarding the women in his life, the black buck shooting and drunken driving. Salman Khan is among the best looking stars of today and was even voted the 7th most good looking man in the world by ‘People’ Magazine in the year 2004.
Wearing a Being Human Tee-shirt
In ‘People’ Magazine
The 5 foot 5 and a half inches tall actor Salman Khan was born on 27th December, 1965 to parents Salma Khan and Salim Khan. Salman Khan originally hails from Indore, Madhya Pradesh. Salman Khan has 2 brothers and two sisters and is the eldest amongst his siblings. His brothers are Arbaaz Khan and Sohail Khan and sisters are Arpita and Alvira. Alvira is his biological sister, while Arpita, his pampered youngest sister, was adopted by Salim and Helen. His sister Alvira is married to Bollywood actor-producer-director Atul Agnihotri and brother Arbaaz Khan is married to Bollywood actor Malaika Arora. Salman Khan’s step-mother is the famous yesteryear actress Helen.
Salman Khan as a baby
Salman Khan’s parents
With Salma and Helen
With parents and brothers
Playing cricket with dad Salim
Salman, Salim and Arbaaz
Salman Khan made his Bollywood debut with the film Biwi Ho To Aisi in a supporting role. He appeared as the main lead in his next film Maine Pyar Kiya opposite Bhagyashree which was a blockbuster hit. As per his biography, Maine Pyar Kiya went on to become one of India’s highest grossing films. Salman Khan won the Filmfare Best Male Debut Award, and a nomination for Filmfare Best Actor Award. Salman Khan made his acting debut with a supporting role in the 1988 film Biwi Ho To Aisi in which his voice was dubbed by someone else. His first leading role in a Bollywood movie was in Sooraj R. Barjatya's romantic family drama Maine Pyar Kiya (1989), one of India's highest grossing films.
Salman Khan Height,Weight and Body
Abdul Rashid Salim Salman Khan
Sallu, Bhaijaan, Dabangg Khan, Tiger Khan
Salman Khan is currently 50 according to his birthdate December 27, 1965
Indore, Madhya Pradesh, India
Sallu currently resides at Bandra, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Salman Khan attended ‘Scindia School‘ in Gwalior with his younger brother Arbaaz Khan. Then, Salman went to ‘St. Stanislaus High School‘ in Bandra, Mumbai. He didn’t get beyond schooling as he got roles in the movies, thereafter.
Movie actor, philanthropist and TV presenter
- Father – Salim Khan (Screenwriter)
- Mother – Sushila Charak (aka Salma Khan)
- Siblings – Arbaaz Khan (Younger Brother) (Actor), Sohail Khan (Younger Brother) (Actor), Alvira Khan Agnihotri (Sister), Arpita Khan (Adopted Younger Sister)
- Others – Helen (Stepmother) (Former Actress)
5 ft 8½ in or 174 cm
88 kg or 194 pounds
Salman Khan dated –
Sangeeta Bijlani – Winner of Miss India Beauty pageant, 1980.
- Somy Ali – Somy is former Bollywood Actress and current model and journalist from Pakistan.
- Aishwarya Rai Bachchan – Winner of Miss World, 1994. Salman and Aishwarya acted together in 1999 blockbuster film “Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam” and is the reason of coming closer.
- Katrina Kaif – It is believed that Katrina came to Bollywood due to Salman Khan. But, Katrina refuses so and says that she had come to B-Town due to her talent.
- Zarine Khan – Zarine Khan came, then, after Katrina. They acted together in the 2010 film “Veer”.
- Iulia Vantur – Salman Khan is dating Romanian beauty, Iulia Vantur. He has hinted to marry his longtime girlfriend to whom he was secretly dating by the end of year 2014. Salman has variety in terms of religions in his home. His dad is Pathan, mom is Hindu, second mom is Roman Catholic (Christian), brother-in-law is Punjabi and he is planning to bring his wife from outside.
Race / Ethnicity
He has Pathani (from present Afghanistan) ancestry on his father’s side.
- Dancing style
- Wears Blue Feroza Stone bracelet
- Muscular physique
- Chest – 47 in or 119.5 cm
- Waist – 34 in or 86 cm
- Biceps – 17 in or 43 cm
- Neck – 11 in or 28 cm
10 (US) or 9 (UK)
He has appeared in commercials for Tiger Biscuits in 2012, Dixcy Scott innerwear, Thums Up beverage, Limca, Relaxo, Revital, Wheel surf, Suzuki Hayate motorcycles, Astral Pipes, Yatra.com, PNG Jeweler, Image eyewear, and numerous others.
Salman Khan himself says that he is ‘Half Hindu and Half Muslim’ because his mother, Salma Khan is hindu and his paternal grandfather is muslim from Afghanistan.
Best Known For
His roles in Hindi Movies and his generous nature and Yes, Of course! for his body
‘Biwi Ho To Aisi’ (Hindi film) for his role as “Vicky Bhandari” in 1988.
Salman Khan Favorite Things
- Favorite Food – Biryani
- Favorite Objects – Rolex Watches
- Favorite Possession – Body Building Equipment
- Favorite Actor – Sylvester Stallone
- Favorite Gadgets – Home Theatre and Camera
- Favorite Fictional Character – Archie
- Favorite Cars – Mercedes, BMW, Landcruiser
- Favorite Drinks – Iced Tea
- Favorite Restaurants – China Garden
Salman Khan Facts
- Salman Khan’s father, Salim Khan is a screenwriter and Salman’s mother is Salma Khan (From India). Salman Khan’s stepmother is Helen Richardson (From Burma). Though, his both mothers are alive.
- Salman Khan has 4 siblings – 2 younger brothers – Arbaaz Khan and Sohail Khan and 2 sisters – Arpita Khan and Alvira Khan Agnihotri.
- Salman is moody and unpredictable.
- Salman likes to collect soaps.
- Salman takes hours to bath and brush his teeth, as he is very particular about his cleanliness.
- Salman cannot live without his torn blue jeans and his rubber slippers.
- Sanjay Dutt is his best friend.
- Salman loves the most, 2 french mastiff dogs, whom he calls My Son (My Son had died) and My Jaan.
- Salman is very generous and kind-hearted and donates money to poor people.
- Sallu is also known for giving bodybuilding tips to other Bollywood celebs. He has also trained Katrina Kaif for the movie “Dhoom 3” and helped Arjun Kapoor to shed around 60 kg weight for movie “Ishaqzaade”.
- Connect with Salman on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, YouTube, and Google+.
Salman Khan Hit Or Flops
|74 Movies||28 Years||2950 cr||Average: 39.86 crore per film|
|Biwi Ho To Aisi||August 26, 1988||1.3 cr||Flop|
|Maine Pyar Kiya||December 29, 1989||15 cr||All Time Blockbuster|
|Baaghi||December 21, 1990||4 cr||Hit|
|Sanam Bewafa||January 11, 1991||5.75 cr||Super Hit|
|Patthar Ke Phool||February 22, 1991||6.5 cr||Hit|
|Kurbaan||May 31, 1991||1.8 cr||Flop|
|Saajan||August 30, 1991||10 cr||Super Hit|
|Love||November 15, 1991||2.5 cr||Flop|
|Suryavanshi||February 14, 1992||1.5 cr||Flop|
|Ek Ladka Ek Ladki||June 18, 1992||1.8 cr||Flop|
|Jaagruti||July 3, 1992||2.5 cr||Flop|
|Dil Tera Aashiq||October 22, 1993||2.1 cr||Flop|
|Andaz Apna Apna||April 11, 1994||6.1 cr||Flop|
|Hum Aapke Hai Kaun||August 5, 1994||69.75 cr||All Time Blockbuster|
|Chaand Ka Tukda||August 19, 1994||2.2 cr||Flop|
|Karan Arjun||January 13, 1995||32.15 cr||Blockbuster|
|Veergati||September 29, 1995||6.2 cr||Flop|
|Yeh Majhdhaar||March 29, 1996||1.2 cr||Flop|
|Khamoshi||August 9, 1996||4.5 cr||Flop|
|Jeet||August 23, 1996||17.25 cr||Hit|
|Judwaa||February 7, 1997||15 cr||Hit|
|Auzaar||February 28, 1997||5 cr||Below Average|
|Pyaar Kiya To Darna Kya||March 27, 1998||16.25 cr||Hit|
|Jab Pyaar Kissi Se Hota Hai||May 22, 1998||11.5 cr||Above Average|
|Bandhan||October 2, 1998||11 cr||Semi Hit|
|Kuch Kuch Hota Hai||October 16, 1998||45.25 cr||All Time Blockbuster|
|Jaanam Samjha Karo||April 2, 1999||8.4 cr||Flop|
|Biwi No. 1||May 27, 1999||24 cr||Hit|
|Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam||June 18, 1999||21 cr||Hit|
|Hello Brother||September 10, 1999||12 cr||Flop|
|Hum Saath Saath Hain||November 5, 1999||28 cr||Hit|
|Dulhan Hum Le Jayenge||March 24, 2000||16 cr||Above Average|
|Chal Mere Bhai||May 5, 2000||10.75 cr||Flop|
|Har Dil Jo Pyaar Karega||August 4, 2000||17.5 cr||Average|
|Kahin Pyaar Na Ho Jaye||November 17, 2000||3.8 cr||Flop|
|Chori Chori Chupke Chupke||March 9, 2001||16.5 cr||Average|
|Tumko Na Bhool Paayenge||February 22, 2002||8 cr||Flop|
|Hum Tumhare Hain Sanam||May 24, 2002||13.75 cr||Above Average|
|Yeh Hai Jalwa||July 26, 2002||5 cr||Flop|
|Tere Naam||August 15, 2003||12.5 cr||Above Average|
|Baghban||October 3, 2003||22.5 cr||Hit|
|Garv||July 9, 2004||12.5 cr||Above Average|
|Mujhse Shaadi Karogi||July 30, 2004||29.5 cr||Hit|
|Phir Milenge||August 27, 2004||3.5 cr||Flop|
|Dil Ne Jise Apna Kahaa||September 10, 2004||7 cr||Flop|
|Lucky No Time For Love||April 8, 2005||14.5 cr||Average|
|Maine Pyar Kyun Kiya||July 15, 2005||27 cr||Hit|
|No Entry||August 26, 2005||43 cr||Super Hit|
|Kyonki||November 2, 2005||13.75 cr||Flop|
|Shaadi Karke Phas Gaya Yaar||August 4, 2006||2.5 cr||Flop|
|Jaan-E-Mann||October 20, 2006||27 cr||Flop|
|Baabul||December 8, 2006||15.75 cr||Flop|
|Salaam-E-Ishq||January 25, 2007||22.5 cr||Flop|
|Partner||July 20, 2007||61.2 cr||Blockbuster|
|Marigold||August 17, 2007||1 cr||Disaster|
|Saawariya||November 9, 2007||23 cr||Flop|
|God Tussi Great Ho||August 15, 2008||13.5 cr||Flop|
|Hello||October 10, 2008||12.25 cr||Below Average|
|Heroes||October 24, 2008||13.25 cr||Flop|
|Yuvvraaj||November 21, 2008||17 cr||Disaster|
|Wanted||September 18, 2009||61 cr||Super Hit|
|Main Aur Mrs Khanna||October 16, 2009||8 cr||Disaster|
|London Dreams||October 30, 2009||26||Flop|
|Veer||January 22, 2010||37.5 cr||Below Average|
|Dabangg||September 10, 2010||141 cr||All Time Blockbuster|
|Ready||June 3, 2011||120 cr||Blockbuster|
|Bodyguard||August 31, 2011||145 cr||Blockbuster|
|Ek Tha Tiger||August 1, 2012||199 cr||Blockbuster|
|Dabangg 2||December 21, 2012||154 cr||Blockbuster|
|Jai Ho||January 24, 2014||112 cr||Above Average|
|Kick||July 25, 2014||233 cr||Blockbuster|
|Bajrangi Bhaijaan||July 17, 2015||321 cr||All Time Blockbuster|
|Prem Ratan Dhan Payo||November 12, 2015||213 cr||Super Hit|
|Sultan||July 6, 2016||302 cr||All Time Blockbuster|