Salman Khan(DOB – December 27, 1965) is one of the biggest Indian movie stars. He is also a successful TV presenter and a noted philanthropist. Salman is the son of screenwriter Salim Khan and has two younger brothers Arbaaz Khan and Sohail Khan. He has two younger sisters, Alvira and Arpita (adopted)
Salman Khan (full name Abdul Rashid Salim Salman Khan) debuted in the movie ‘Biwi Ho To Aisi’ (1988) but became a huge star after his second film ‘Maine Pyar Kiya’ became a cult romantic hit. He also won the Filmfare Award for Best Male Debut for his role as ‘Prem’. The actor has more than 80 films and has the unbroken record of the biggest number of blockbusters delivered by any Bollywood actor. Sallu (fondly known as such) has starred in movies that have broken records like ‘ Maine Pyar Kiya’ (1991), ‘Saajan’ (1992), ‘Karan Arjun’ (1995),’ Biwi No. 1’ (1999), ‘Tere Naam’ (2004), No Entry (2005), Wanted (2009), Dabangg (2010), Bodyguard (2011), Ek Tha Tiger (2012), Dabangg 2 (2013) and Kick (2014). Eight films of Salman Khan have crossed the US$1 billion mark worldwide.
Salman Khan – Then and Now (Timeline in pictures)
Salman Khan has stayed single all his life. During the early 90s, he was in a relationship with Sangeeta Bijlani, after which he was dating Somy Ali in the mid 90s. By the turn of late 90s, Salman Khan and Aishwarya were in a relationship that resulted in a bitter-break by 2001. Salman Khan was in a relationship with Katrina Kaif from 2003 to 2010, after which the couple separated amicably. Barring Aishwarya Rai, all the ladies in his life still continue to be in touch with him.
Salman Khan’s net worth is US$24 million (INR 144.2 crores) as listed by Forbes for 201. He charges Rs.25 crore per film and Rs. 1.5 crore per ad endorsement on an average. His fees for Bigg Boss (the most successful TV reality show in India hosted by him) was Rs. 5 crore per episode ($0.83 million)
Salman Khan lives in Galaxy Apartments , Carter Road, Bandra and his own flat is just a 1 BHK house. He stays on the ground floor. He says that he would rather spend his monies on running his charity ‘Being Human’. Salman also has bought a 150-acre plot in Panvel, which has 3 bungalows, a gym and a swimming pool.
The Bigg Boss of Bollywood loves collecting cars and his favorite is the BMW series. So he has BMW X6, BMW M3, BMW M5 and BMW X6. He also owns a Toyota Land Cruiser, Audi Q7, Audi Q8, Mercedes Benz, Lexus LX 470 and Toyota Land Cruiser. He also got a gift in the form of Renault Koleos, the popular brand of French premium cars. Salman Khan also has a handful bikes of especially the ones of the Harley Davidson series.