His Status As One Of The Most Successful Actors Of Hindi Cinema: Salman Khan is one of the leading actors of the Hindi cinema as well as a producer, TV personality and philanthropist.
Salman Khan Net Worth - $230 Million
Birth Name - Abdul Rashid Salim Salman Khan
Date of birth - 27 December 1965
Zodiac Sign - Capricorn
Birth Place - Indore, Madhya Pradesh, India
Nationality - Indian
Height - 5′ 9″
Profession - Playback Singer, Presenter, Film producer, Philanthropist, Actor, Model
He has played in some of the highest grossing movies in Indian cinema and has achieved wide critical acclaim overseas as well. The Salman Khan net worth is currently estimated at $230 million and during the recent years he has donated a part of his earnings to chartable actions across India.
Born Abdul Rashim Salim Salman Khan in 1965 in Madhya Pradesh, India, he is the eldest son of a screen writer of Afghan descent and a Maharashtrian mother. Khan attended the St. Stanislaus high school located in Bandra, Mumbai.
His first film debut came in the year 1988 with a role of supporting actor in the film Biwi Ho To Aisi. A year later, he was casted in his first lead role in the highly successful Bollywood movie Maine Pyar Kiya. The romantic family drama was one of the highest grossing movies in Indian cinema, and it cemented Khan’s acting career.
The film also earned him the prestigious Filmfare Award for Best Male Debut, but mistakenly the award went to the film’s director. It is only 15 years later than Khan receive the award. Khan also starred in several other successful films only to have almost all of the releases from the 1992-1993 ending in financial failure.
Khan managed to get back on the big screens in 1994 by co-starring with Madhuri Dixit in the film Hum Aapke Hain Koun…! The following year, the movie earned several awards including three Filmfare Awards as well as the National award as the most popular movie of that year. The film wasn’t just the most popular, but also the biggest hit in Bollywood and it had grossed the highest amount of money of over 20 million dollars up to that point, a thing which caused it to enter the Box office list of the country as India’s biggest blockbuster.
Khan performed in several other movies the following years, achieving success and winning several other Filmfare Awards. From 2009 until present, he has cemented his status as one of the biggest Bollywood stars. Salman Khan's net worth is continuing to grow, earning more money than popular actors such as Johnny Depp and Brad Pit. He is also among-st the most influential figures in India, with the year 2015 showing him ahead of US President Barrack Obama.