Salman Khan Net Worth, Height, Bio, Facts

Salman Khan Biography
  • Name: Salman Khan
  • Age: 52 years old
  • Height: 5ft 8in (173 cm)
  • Occupation: Actor
  • Net Worth: US $230 Million
  • Status: Alive

Salman Khan is an Indian actor, producer, television presenter and philanthropist. He’s dubbed one of the world’s highest paid actors by Forbes magazine. His filmography include Maine Pyar Kiya (1989), Kick (2014), Bajrangi Bhaijaan (2015) and Sultan (2016). Abdul Rashid Salim Salman Khan was born on December 27, 1965 in Indore, India. His father, Salim Khan, is a screenwriter, and his mother is Sushila Charak. He has four younger siblings, Arbaaz, Sohail, Arpita and Alvira. Khan attended The Scindia School, Gwalior, followed by St. Stanislaus High School in Mumbai. He studied at St.Xavier’s College but never completed a degree.

Khan made his on-screen debut in the Bollywood film, Biwi Ho To Aisi (1988). He was given a supporting role as “Vicky Bhandari” alongside Rekha and Farooq Shaikh. His first lead role was as “Prem Choudhary” in the romantic-drama Maine Pyar Kiya (1989). That performance earned him a nomination for best actor at Filmfare. The film was directed Sooraj R. Barjatya. Khan starred as “Prem Nath” opposite Madhuri Dixit in Hum Aapke Hain Koun..! (1994). He followed up with prominent roles in Karan Arjun (1995) with Shah Rukh Khan, Biwi No.1 (1999) with Anil Kapoor, and Hum Saath-Saath Hain (1999) with Mohnish Behl. He won a Filmfare Award for best supporting actor for his role as “Aman Mehra” in Kuch Kuch Hota Hai (1998). The film was written and directed by Karan Johar.

Several of Khan’s films are ranked among the highest-grossing Bollywood films of all time. He appeared alongside his brother Arbaaz in the action film, Dabangg (2010). He starred as “Lovely Singh” in Bodyguard (2011), and as “Devi Lal Singh” in Kick (2014). Other top films include Ek Tha Tiger (2012) with Katrina Kaif, Prem Ratan Dhan Payo (2015) with Sonam Kapoor, Bajrangi Bhaijaan (2015) with Harshaali Malhotra, and Sultan (2016) with Anushka Sharma. Khan served as a presenter on the television programs 10 Ka Dum, Bigg Boss, and the Star Guild Awards. He’s endorsed brands like Campa Cola, Hero Honda bikes, Yatra, Chlormint, and Suzuki motorcycles.

In addition to acting, Khan is a singer and philanthropist. He performed 4 songs for the film Kick (2014), including duets with Shreya Ghosal and Palak Muchhal. He’s also sung Hindi songs for the films Hello Brother (1999) and Hero (2015). Khan is the head of the Mumbai-based charity Being Human. The foundation provides healthcare and education for the less fortunate. The charity is supported with revenue from his production company SKBH Productions.

Salman Khan is about 5ft 8in tall he’s known for his muscular physique. He identifies as both Muslim and Hindu. His net worth is estimated at $230 million. He was ranked #71 on Forbes 2017 celebrity list with a salary of $37 million. His massive net worth is attributed to a filmography of more than 80 films. Khan currently resides in Mumbai, India. He dated Bollywood actress Aishwarya Rai from 1999 to 2001. He’s also dated actresses Katrina Kaif, Sangeeta Bijlani and Somy Ali.

Kahn was arrested and jailed for poaching wild animals in 1998. He was sentenced to five years in prison for a 2002 hit and run which left a homeless man dead. The conviction was thrown out by the Mumbai High Court in December 2015.

Salman Khan Bio, Net Worth, Facts
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Salman Khan Age, Birthday, Salary, Wiki

  • Birth Name: Abdul Rashid Salim Salman Khan
  • Birthday: December 27, 1965
  • How Old : Age: 52 years old
  • Place of Birth: Indore, Madhya Pradesh, India
  • Zodiac Sign: Capricorn
  • How Tall : Height: 5ft 8in (173 cm)
  • Occupation: Actor, Producer, Singer
  • Years Active: 1988-present
  • Net Worth & Salary: US $230 Million
  • Marriage(s):
  • Death-O-Meter: Alive

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