Aamir Khan whose full name is Muhammad Aamir Hussain Khan was born in Mumbai, India on 14 March 1965. In most of his biographies, it is clearly written that he belongs to a Muslim background though he worked for Bollywood media industry for many years. He belongs to an artistic family with the cinematic background.
His father, Tahir Hussain who is a famous producer of Bollywood film industry. Zeenat Hussain is his mother name. His family came from Herat in Afghanistan. His uncle, Nasir Hussain was also a popular director, producer, and actor. He has 3 siblings and among them, he has one brother and two sisters.
He completed his initial education at Bombay Scottish School. His father does not remain as much success that’s why he faced a lot of financial storms in his childhood. He and his whole family remained debtors for long period of time.
Amir Khan started his film career back in 1973 when acted as a child star in a movie, “Yaadon Ki Baaraat”. He was only 8 years old when participated in the film of his father, “madhouse”. He has also done a remarkable lead hero role in 40 minutes silent film named as “Paranoia”. Initially, he took contracts on stage and played in a Gujarati theatre where he got a chance to participate in English play titled, “Clearing House”.
Among his blockbuster movies, “Qayamat se Qayamat Tak”, had gone viral in 1980’s. In previous years he gave exceptional performances in Dil Hai ke maanta Nahin back in 1991, Hum Hain Rahi Piyar ke in 1993, Dil Chahta Hai, Ghulam, Lagaan, Sarfrosh and many more.
As he is a multi-talented person who could perform any type of role whichever is assigned to him. Either its wrestler role as in Dangal, a university student role as in 3 idiots or any other type, his influential personality always rock. This is the highlighted reason for success in a film career.
Awards and Achievements
In addition to film career awards, he was awarded two other civilian awards by the government of India, Padma Shri back in 2003 and Padma Bhushan in 2010. As he dedicated whole his life to bollywood film industry so he has also won Honorary Doctorate degree in 2013 by Maulana Azad National University.
His most popular movies due to which he won awards for 4 time are Taare Zameen Par, Lagaan, Qayamat se Qayamat Tak and Ghajini.
Aamir is very popular in social media. He has over 25 million Twitter followers, over 2.7 million followers on Instagram and 15 million likes on his official Facebook page.
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Family and Personal Life
For the first time, he got married to Reena Dutta and they were blessed with two kids; a son and a daughter. But unfortunately they were not able to sustain their marriage and in 2002, their divorce was finalized. After three years, he got married again with Kiran Rao and they were blessed with a son named Azad Rao Khan.
Aamir Khan Net Worth
The total net worth calculated of Aamir khan is 185 million dollars (Rs.1300 Crore). As far as his annual income is concerned, he earns around $21 million USD. He remained among the top paid actor of India for the last decade. He charges 10-11 crore for being the brand ambassador of various brands.