Born on 27th December 1965, Salman Khan today is celebrating his 50th birthday. He has already cut an enormous cake with the Bigg Boss 9 crew and the party has already started at his Panvel farmhouse. This year is special as even Shah Rukh Khan would be wishing the Bollywood superstar personally.
While, he parties hard, along with his family and close friends in the industry, here we share some of the lesser known facts about the star which we bet you didn’t know before:
Salman Khan was jobless for 6 months after Maine Pyaar Kiya
Though Maine Pyaar Kiya was a blockbuster and Salman Khan was appreciated for his role, the actor went jobless for as long as 6 months. Interestingly, he has completed 26 years in Bollywood now and till date, Salman is one of the most successful actors Bollywood has ever seen.
Salman was Ranked 7th in Forbes 1st Global List of the Highest Paid Actor in the World
..with USD 33.5 million.
Salman Khan Never Finished his college. He is a drop out.
Salman Khan studied in St. Stanislaus High School in Bandra and then attended Elphinstone College. However, he dropped out from the college in the second year.
He and His Unit Painted the Houses of Hatuni Village in Karjat and surprised them with a New Year Gift
Last year around the same time, Salman Khan and the entire unit of Bajrani Bhaijaan painted the houses in the Hatuni Village in Karjat. This was a surprise gift from the star and the unit to the village. It was during this period that the Swachch Bharat Abhiyaan was in full swing.
Salman’s fan Have Started a Restaurant named ‘Bhaijaanz’ in Mumbai
Yes, this restaurant in Mumbai is dedicated to Salman Khan, and all the restaurants are decorated with posters from various Salman Khan movies. Interestingly, the look and feel of the restaurant are same as that of his Galaxy apartment. The restaurant has all the favorite dishes of Salman. The chef Tabrez Sheikh earlier worked at Radisson London.
Salman Khan was Offered Baazigar before Shah Rukh Khan
The film Baazigar changed Shah Rukh Khan’s life forever. However, it is interesting to note that the film was initially formed to Salman Khan. However, Salman denied doing the role since it had negative shades and Salman wasn’t so keen in doing a negative role.
His Voice was Dubbed in his Debut Film
Salman Khan made his acting debut in 1988 alongside Farooq Sheikh and Rekha in Biwi Ho Toh Aisi. It was a supporting role and his voice was dubbed.
Salman Khan’s Earning is more Than some of the Big Hollywood Stars
Well, yes, Bhai earns more than Leonardo DiCaprio, Dwayne The Rock Johnson, Johnny Depp and Brad Pitt.
Salman Khan is a Swimmer
Salman has been swimming ever since he was a child. He is good at swimming as much as he is good in acting.
The Jai Ho Poster Is Painted by Salman Khan Himself
You saw the posters of Salman Khan that went viral. Well, the painter of the poster is none other than Salman Khan. We all know that Salman Khan is a good painter and it is said that Aamir Khan’s home has various paintings painted by Salman Khan.