Abdul Rashid Salim Salman Khan (born 27 December 1965), credited as Salman Khan, is an Indian film actor, producer and television personality. He has a significant following in Asia and the Indian diaspora worldwide, and is cited in the media as one of the most popular and commercially successful actors of Hindi cinema. He has thus established himself as one of the leading actors in Hindi cinema. On April 24 2016 Indian Olympic Association appointed the actor as the Indian Olympic contingent’s goodwill ambassador for the 2016 Summer Olympics.
As of October 2015, Khan has completed work on Sooraj Barjatya’s Prem Ratan Dhan Payo in which he plays dual role. He has signed on for director Ali Abbas Zafar’s next film, entitled Sultan, produced by Yash Raj Films to be released on Eid 2016. Khan’s second film of 2015, Prem Ratan Dhan Payo, released on Diwali received mixed reviews from critics and public and broke several box-office record upon release. The film became the ninth consecutive film of Salman Khan to gross over 100 crores. The film grossed ?1.73 billion (US$27 million) on its first week. As of 25 November, the film collected ?2.01 billion.with this, khan become only actor to give three back to back movies which collect more than ?200 crore (US$30 million) nett domestically.
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|Biography of Salman Khan
|Real Name||Abdul Rashid Salim Salman Khan|
|Nickname||Bhaijaan, Sallu, Dabangg, Tiger|
|Profession||Actor, Producer, Television Host|
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height||in centimeters- 174 cm
in meters- 1.74 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 8”
|Real Height||It is said that Salman Khan’s real height is 5′ 7″|
|Weight||in Kilograms- 75 kg
in Pounds- 165 lbs
|Body Measurements||– Chest: 45 Inches
– Waist: 35 Inches
– Biceps: 17 Inches
|Date of Birth||27 December 1965|
|Age (as in 2015)||49 Years|
|Birth Place||Indore, Madhya Pradesh, India|
|Zodiac sign/Sun sign||Capricorn|
|Hometown||Mumbai (he spent his childhood in Indore & Gwalior)|
|School||The Scindia School, Gwalior (M.P.) & St. Stanislaus High School, Bandra (Bombay)|
|College||left his studies after class 12th. He was not good in studies|
|Educational Qualifications||High School|
|Debut||Biwi Ho To Aisi (supporting role)|
|Family||Father– Salim Khan (former screenwriter)
Mother– Sushila Charak (by birth), Helen (stepmother)
Brothers– Sohail Khan, Arbaaz Khan (both younger)
Sisters– Alvira, Arpita (both younger)
|Best Friends||Ajay Devgn, Sanjay Dutt, Aamir Khan|
|Religion||His father is a Muslim and his mother is a Hindu that is why he considers himself half Muslim & half Hindu|
|Home & Address||• Galaxy Apartments, Bandra, Mumbai
• Farmhouse in Panvel, Raigad, Maharashtra
• A house in Hydra Towers, Jumeriah Village, Dubai
|Likes & Dislikes||Likes: Travelling to London, Soaps & Perfumes
Dislikes: Liars, the word “whatever”
|Controversies||• Blackbuck hunting case (1999): Salman & his co-stars of Hum Saath Saath Hain were accused of hunting blackbuck deer & chinkara (endangered animals) while shooting for the film in Jodhpur, Rajasthan.
• Hit-and-run case (2002): Salman drove over his car over the people sleeping on pavement outside the bakery at night. 1 person was killed while 3 persons were injured in this accident.
• His relationship with Aishwarya Rai (2002): Aishwarya’s parents lodged a complaint against him for harassing their daughter
• Fight with Shah Rukh Khan (2008): Salman & Shah Rukh fought at Katrina Kaif’s birthday party.
|Favourite Food||Spicy Italian, Chinese, Biryani|
|Favourite Actor||Sylvester Stallone|
|Favourite Actress||Hema Malini|
|Favourite Tourist Destination||London|
|Girls, Affairs and More|
|Affairs/Girlfriends||Sangeeta Bijlani (actress)
Somy Ali (actress)
Aishwarya Rai (actress)
Katrina Kaif (actress)
Faria Alam (former model & Football Association secretary)
Iulia Vantur (actress)
|Salman Khan Girlfriend (at present)||Not Known|
|Cars Collection||Lexus LX 470, Mercedes Benz GL-Class, BMW X5, Range Rover Vogue, Audi R8, Audi Q7, W221 Mercedes Benz S-Class|
|Bikes Collection||Suzuki Intruder M1800 RZ limited edition motorbike, Suzuki Hayabusa|
|Salary||Per Movie: 60 Crores (INR)|
|Net Worth||$300 Million|
Unknown Salman Khan Facts:
- He has two pet dogs; their names are “My son & My jaan”.
- The lead of film Baazigar was offered to Salman but he rejected it as he didnt like to play negative role. Later Shahrukh took that role and the film was a huge hit.
- He and Vivek Oberoi had a huge fight over phone when Aishwarya & Vivek were in relationship after Salman & Aishwarya broke up. Vivek recited whole incidence in front of media.
- A team of Salman Khan fans named their restaurant by his name, BhaijaanZ. Everything in the restaurant reflects the persona of Salman.
- Salman suffers from a facial nerve disorder called trigeminal neuralgia or suicide disease.
- Does Salman Khan smoke?: Yes
- Does Salman Khan drink alcohol?: Yes
- He is a very generous man; he visits children hospitals regularly to donate blood.
- He has got amazing talent of painting & swimming. Aamir Khan has many paintings of Salman Khan at his home. He recently painted the poster of his film Jai Ho.
- He always wears a turquoise stone bracelet; he believes it is lucky for him. (His father also wears similar bracelet)