Everything you need to know about Bollywood’s Bhaijaan: Salman Khan
Biography of Salman Khan
Bhaijaan or Sallu Bhai as he’s known in the Bollywood industry, Salman Khan is one of the most successful actors of his time. Being cited in the list of most famous stars in the world by CNN, Salman has graced the Bollywood fraternity for more than 25 years. In his long journey he has bagged numerous prestigious awards, and has tried hands on different aspects of film making. Apart from acting, he owns his production line. He’s a painter by hobby and a philanthropist by choice.
Salman Khan Body Vitals
Salman Khan in Numbers
Born on 27 Dec, 1965 ( Salman Khan Birthday ) to the famous screenwriter Salim Khan and Sushila Charak, Salman is the eldest child in their family. Salman started his schooling in the Scindia School at Gwalior, which was later changed to St. Stanislaus in Bandra, once their family migrated from Indore to Mumbai. As notorious as a kid, Salman has his own eccentric charm still at the age of 50. For a superstar of his stature, here are the insights about his detailed physical attributes.
Height: 5 ft 7 inch, barely 176 cm
Weight: 75 kg, 165 lbs
Physique: Chest: 45 inches, Waist: 35 inches, Biceps: 17 inches.
Eye Color: Black
Hair Color: Black
Salman khan History
Life before achieving the Stardom
Salman Khan completed his schooling from Stanislaus and was later admitted to St. Xaviers College of Mumbai. He dropped out before he could complete his high school. He was not at all good at studies. Young and dynamic persona grabbed him a suppporting role in the movie, Biwi Ho Toh Aisi in 1988.
1989 was the year when he marked his debut as a leading actor in Suraj Barjatiya’s Maine Pyaar Kiya. It was Salman khan first movie and it was an instant hit and was appreciated all over India. It was dubbed in many languages including Spanish. This super duper hit film earned him his first nominations at film fare. His performance in that film was a certain proof that a star was in the making.
Salman Khan Filmography
The Glory Road
Maine Pyaar Kiya set the stage for the handsome and rebellious Salman Khan. He acted in a number of movies that didn’t fair to the expectations. After a string of failures and unapproved performances, Salman set the stage on fire with Sooraj Barjatiya’s “Hum Aapke Hain Kaun”. It broke almost every national record and took the entire world by storm . Salman was critically acclaimed for his performance in the film. Ever since, Salman has never looked back with power pact performances and a series of Blockbuster Hits.
Here’s a list of highest grossing Salman khan movies that defies his prowess and flair on the screen.
Bajrangi Bhaijaan: 320.34 cr
Sultan: 300. 45 cr
Kick: 233.00 cr
Prem Ratan Dhan Payo: 207.40 cr
Ek Tha Tiger: 198.00 cr
Dabangg 2: 158.50 cr
Bodyguard: 142 cr
Dabangg: 138.88 cr
Ready: 120. 00 cr
Most of his highest grossing films have come in the late 2010’s. But the numbers don’t do justice to the overall performances he has delivered in the past years. In the early 2000’s Salman fared poorly at the Box office. Salman Khan starred in Satish Kaushik’s Tere Naam in 2003. The movie proved to be a game changer. Movie was excellently rated at Box Office. Salman Khan delivered his best performance of his career. The role was tailor made for exuberant Salman and he did equal justice to it.
Here’s a list of best performances form our very own Sallu Bhai.
1. Tere naam
2. Hum Aapke Hain Kaun
3. Bajrangi Bhaijaan
4. Maine Pyaar Kiya
5. Andaaz Apna Apna
6. Pyaar Kiya Toh Darna Kya
7. Karan Arjun
Salman has been the face of many songs in the past. From getting the six pack chiseled body trend in Bollywood to dancing quite funnily in the Dabanng series. Salman Khan has managed to shake his leg quite brilliantly over the course of time.
These are Salman Khan songs that were ruling Bollywood music charts over time:
1. Dil Deewana (Maine Pyaar Kiya)
2. Pehla Pehla Pyaar Hain (Hum aapke hain kaun)
3. Tan tana tan tan tan tara (Judwa)
4. O O Jane Jana (Pyar Kiya Toh Darna Kya)
5. Tere Naam Title track
6. Bhar Do Jholi (Bajrangi Bhaijaan)
7. Chand Chupa (Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam)
8. Tere Mast Mast Do Nain (Dabangg)
9. Jag Ghumeya (Sultan)
10. Jumme ki Raat (Kick)
At 51, Unmarried and a string of Troublesome Relationships
Salman has gained tremendous popularity as an actor, but as a life partner he has been overlooked by many of his co-stars and close friends. Salman Khan is 51, yet unmarried. He has had a bad past about relationships and their worst consequences. Many rumored partners have parted way with Salman due to his aggressive nature. His girlfriend list is long and comprise of one of the most beautiful women in Bollywood. Here’s to Sallu’s ex’s
1. Sangeeta Bijlani
2. Somy Ali
3. Aishwarya Rai
4. Katrina Kaif
5. Faria Alam
6. Iulia Vantur
Beutiful women, aren’t they? But somehow Sallu has managed to part ways with 5 of them due to his behavior. Currently Salman Khan is reportedly seeing Romanian beauty, Iulia Vantur and is being teased many times with her name on national television.
With Stardom comes money, A Whole lot of it!
Salman Khan’s total net worth is a staggering $200 billion. That is almost as same as the net worth of global superstars like Will Smith, Sandra Bullock and Leonardo Di Caprio. He charges almost 60 crores for a movie. He has many homes in different states across the country. He has two beautiful farmhouses at Panvel and Alibaug respectively. Yet he chooses to reside in a 2BHK flat in the Galaxy Apartments.
Apart from capital, savings and property, Salman Khan is affectionate towards his automobile collection. Here’s a sneak peak in his might garage.
Bikes: Suzuki Intruder M1800 RZ Limited Edition, Suzuki Hayabusa and a few more.
Cars: Lexus LX 470, BMW X5, Audi R8, Audi Q7, W221 Mercedes, Bentley, Mercedes Benz GL-Class, Range Rover Vogue, Benz S class, Rolls Royce Phantom,.
He also owns a number of jet ski’s, atv’s, and Mercedes bicycles.
Salman loves Controversies, Doesn’t he?
Ever since the inception of this sensational star in the Bollywood, Salman is grief stricken with numerous controversies. He has been in limelight for wrong reasons for an entire decade. For a notorious personality as he is and always be, tragedy has hit Salman for many instances.
- Slapping Ranbir Kapoor
In a pub, when Ranbir hadn’t made it into the stardom, Salman and Ranbir had a heated exchange of words. Salman lost it and eventually ended slapping Ranbir. He later apologized to Ranbir’s father for the same.
- Hit & Run Case
Salman seemed to drink drive and muscled four people by riding his car on the pavement in Bandra. 3 were severely injured while 1 was found dead. His driver took the accusation on himself stating that Salman wasn’t driving.
- Black Buck Hunting Case
Though not found guilty, Salman and his costars of Ham Saat Saath hain were accused of hunting a black buck and a chinkara in 1994.
- Aishwarya Rai’s Harrasment
Her parents filed a complaint that Salman Khan harassed their daughter post their broke up.
- Fight with Vivek
Salman Khan also got in a brawl with Vivek Oberoi for his alleged affair with his former girlfriend, Aishwarya Rai. Vivek Oberoi admitted the entire incidence to the media and slammed Salman for his inhuman behavior.
- Things didn’t go quite well with biggest Khan’s in Bollywood. It is believed that King Khan and Salman Khan had a fight at Katrina’s birthday bash.
Salman’s Likes and Dislikes
He loves Biryani. Who doesn’t? Apart from Biryani, he also likes spicy Italian and Chinese cuisine. Salman once so tired of continental food in London, that he flew his cook to London to serve the entire team with Bhaijaan’s special Biryani.
Favorite Actor: Sylvester Stallone
Favorite Actress: Hema Malini
Favorite Co-star: Madhuri Dixit, Shah Rukh Khan
Favorite sports: Swimming, Cricket, Horse riding. Salman was a national swimmer in his schooling days. He’s openly admitted that had he not being an actor, he would’ve been a swimmer.
Favorite travel destination: London.
One of his favorite accessories is his blue stone bracelet which he wears every time. It is the most beloved piece from his belongings. His father also wears the same identical bracelet which they both consider as their lucky charm.
Sallu Bhai- The complete All Rounder.
Everyone is aware of the acting prowess our Bhaijaan possesses. But very few know that Salman has choreographed many of his steps, written a few movies and has been recently singing for covers of his film albums. Salman innovated the towel step in Jine Ke hain chaar din. Also, the signature step of Jag Ghoomeya was choreographed by the ace actor.
Salman has profound love towards his brush and canvas. He’s an absolutely fine painter and it is rumored that Amir Khan owns a lot of his paintings. The poster of the movie Jai Ho was designed and painted by the veteran.
Salman has recently tried his hand at singing. He has sung quite a few songs in his latest movies. the most famous out of them has to be Hangover from Kick.
Many feature films like Baaghi, Veer and Chandramukhi. Due credits were given to the actor. He also featured in a Hollywood named Marigold. The movie was far from tasting success at big screens.
Salman Khan has been troubled by trigeminal neuralgia for many years. This disease is also known as the suicide disease. Before the movie Bodyguard, he went under the knife to get rid of this deformity for once and for all. He suggested the pain he went through was immense and would hurt when the actor intended to laugh. Hence, took a break from Bollywood to get the disease sorted. The deformity cringed onto him for more than 7 years.
The Man With the Golden Heart
About Salman Khan
Many would argue or question the star, but you cannot take out the silent philanthropist out of him. He has worked relentlessly on the humanitarian grounds and one such prime example is the establishment of Being Human Foundation.
Being Human Foundation provides a helping aid to many underprivileged schools in the rural areas. It has given a hope to the physically disabled poor kids by helping them to ease out their ailment. Also, the foundation sponsors many open heart surgeries. Eye donation is looked and cared about.
Recently, Salman found a man named Sandeep Desai collecting funds to set up a school in the rural Maharashtra. The actor spontaneously became the face and endorsed Sandeep Desai’s campaign on his twitter handle. Salman definitely has a heart of gold. Its just a few instances that has questioned his credibility to proclaim him as a humanitarian.
He has conducted many such programs and have also financed many operations for cataract and cancer patients. Time again he has proved that he is a giver to the humanitarian grounds and doesn’t need any cameras or platforms to advertise his social deeds.
Salman Khan Awards & Achievements
Salman has been one of the biggest superstars of our country in the past two decades. Being adamant about accepting awards, the beefy actor still has many awards to his name.
- Filmfare award for best male debut male for Maine Pyar Kiya.
- Filmfare award for Best Supporting Actor for Kuch Kuch Hota Hain.
- Star Screen Award for Best Actor (Dabangg).
- Zee Cine Award for Best Actor ( Bajrangi Bhaijaan)
- National award for Best Children’s Film (Chillar Party)
- IIFA Habitat for Humanity Ambassadorship Award
We mentioned a list of few considerable awards that our Bhaijaan has looted in his awe inspiring legacy over Bollywood. Salman Khan is and will always be one of the most influential actors to have graced the Bollywood fraternity.
Salman Khan Family and Family Members
Salman Khan House & Family Pictures
Salman Khan lives in a 2 BHK flat in Galaxy apartment in Bandra. He resides there with his parents. Earlier, all the siblings stayed in the same house, who all chose to stay seperately after their marriages. Arpita has shifted after her marriage as well. Salman has his own personal gym in his small house and has failed to buy a huge property within the city.
Salman Khan is very protective towards his family. The Galaxy Apartment has being good hosts for parties that have lasted for days and nights.
Salman Khan House
Salman Khan Photos and Wallpapers