Who is Salman Khan?
Salman Khan is an Indian actor, producer, singer, television personality and he is popularly known as the son of legendary Indian screenwriter Salim Khan and for appearing in hit movies such as Ready, Sultan, Tiger Zinda Hai, Ek Tha Tiger and for being the founder of Being Human Foundation.
Salman Khan Biography and Education
Salman Khan was born Abdul Rashid Salim Salman Khan on the 27th of December, 1965 and he was born to screenwriter Salim Khan and his first wife named Sushila Charak, Khan has an Afghanistan ancestry as his paternal ancestors immigrated from Afghanistan to Indore in the 1800’s.
Salman’s family is regarded as one of the most successful families in India as his grandfather named Abdul Rashid Khan was a deputy Inspector General of Police of the State of Indore and he won a lot of awards for his service to the Country, Khan’s mother is a Maharashtrian and she is from Jammu-Kashimir, Khan’s step mother named Helen is a successful actress and Khan grew up with two younger brothers named Arbaaz Khan and Sohail Khan and he also has two sisters named Alvira Khan Agnihotri whose husband is actor Atul Agnihotri and an adopted sister named Arpita Khan.
Khan attended the St. Stanislaus High School which is located in Bandra, Mumbai, he later enrolled at the Scindia School which is located in Gwalior, Khan later attended the St. Xavier’s College in Mumbai but he couldn’t complete his degree as he dropped out to pursue his dreams of becoming an actor.
Movies and Career
Khan made his acting debut in the 1988 Biwi Ho To Aisi where he played a supporting role, he later played a role in Maine Pyar Kiya in 1989, in 1990 he starred in Baaghi: A Rebel for love which became very successful at the Box Office, in 1991 he starred in Kurban, Sunam Bewafa and Patthar Ke Phool, in 1994 he starred in Andaz Apna Apna, in 1995 he starred in Karan Arjun, in 1996 he starred in Khamoshi: The Musical, in 1998 he starred in Pyar Kiya To Darna Kya.
Due to his success in previous movies, Salman Khan appeared in Karoji in 2004, No Entry in 2005, Partner in 2007, Dabangg in 2010, Ready in 2011, Ek Tha Tiger in 2012, Jai Ho in 2014, Bajrangi Bhaijaan in 2015, Sultan in 2016, Tubeligh in 2017, Tiger Zinda Hai in 2017, and Khan owns a production company called Salman Khan Being Human Productions (SKBH), in 2014 he established the Salman Khan Films (SKF) and he is also a philanthropist as he is the founder of the Being Human Foundation.
Salman Khan Wife and Wedding
Salman has dated actresses such as Aishwarya Rai, Katrina Kaif, Somy Ali, Sangeeta Bislani and many more but over the years he hasn’t yet wedded any woman and therefore has no wife as of recent, but he is currently dating Romanian television personality named Iulia Vantur.
Salman Khan Real Name
Khan’s real name is Abdul Rashid Salim Salman Khan.
Salman Khan University
Khan attended the St. Xavier’s College which is located in Mumbai but he never graduated from the College as he dropped out to pursue his career as an actor.
Salman Khan Parents, Siblings and Family
Khan was born to a father named Salim Khan and he was a screenwriter and he was born to a mother named Sushila Charak who later changed her name to Salma Khan, Salman grew up with two younger brothers named Arbaaz Khan and Sohail Khan and two sisters named Alvira Khan Agnihotri and Arpita Khan and as of recent Khan hasn’t revealed any viable information on his daughter or his children but it has been reported by many media outlets that he is not yet a father.
Salman Khan House and Phone Number
Khan currently resides in the Galaxy Apartments, Bandra, Mumbai and he hasn’t revealed his phone number to the public for security reasons.
Salman Khan Zodiac and Dog
Khan was born on the 27th of December, so that means his zodiac sign is Capricorn and he is a lover of pet as he owns a dog named Karisha.
Height, Weight and Personal Looks
Khan stands at a height of 5 feet 9 inches, he weighs 66kg, he is fair in complexion, has black hair color and dark brown eye color.
Social Media Presence
Khan is one of the most successful actors in India and over the years he has built a huge social media fan base for himself and as of recent he has over 300,000 Twitter followers, over 150,000 Instagram followers and he is also active on a number of other social media networks.
Awards and Nominations
Khan has won 2 National Film Awards, he has won 2 Film fare Awards and nominated for 18, he has won 3 Screen Awards and nominated for 15, he has won 2 IIFA Awards and nominated for 9, he has won 5 Zee Cinema Awards and nominated for 9, he has won 3 Producers Guild Film Awards and nominated for 2, he has won 3 Stardust Awards and nominated for 14, he has won 8 Big Star Entertainment Awards and nominated for 12, he has won over 15 International Awards and over the years he has been nominated for many more awards and also won many more.
Controversies, rumors and legal issues
Ever since becoming famous in 1988, Khan hasn’t been linked to any known controversy, rumors and legal issues.
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Nationality and Ethnicity
Salman is of Indian nationality and has an Afghanistan ancestry and descent.
Salman Khan Net Worth and Salary
Salman Khan net worth is estimated to be $300 million and he earns over $14 million as salary annually and his net worth accumulated due to the success in his career as an actor, producer, singer and television personality.
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