Aamir Khan (Actor) Biography, Personal Life, Physical Statistics, Education, Luxuries, Income & More
Aamir Khan is an Indian film actor, producer, director and television talk show host. He is one of the most widely known and influential actors of Indian motion pictures. Government of India gave him the Padma Shri in 2003 and the Padma Bhushan in 2010. He has received an honorary title from China in 2017, as well. He is the recipient of numerous awards, including nine Filmfare Awards, four National Film Awards, and an AACTA Award including one Academy Award nomination. His performance in Raakh (1989) earned him a National Film Award in the Special Mention category.
Name: Mohammed Aamir Hussain Khan (Real Name)
Nickname: A.K., Mr. Perfectionist, Tom Hanks of India, Ace of Bollywood, Ace Khan, Mr. Perfect Profession: Actor, Producer Age: 52 Birth Place: Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Home Town: Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India
Home Address: Hill View Apartments, Bandra West, Mumbai
Best Friends: Salman Khan, Sachin Tendulkar
Hobbies: Reading, watching cricket, helping the society
Debut Work: Child actor: Yaadon Ki Baaraat (1973), Lead actor: Holi (1984)
Movies: Earth, Fanaa, Lagaan: Once Upon a Time in India, Jo Jeeta Wohi Sikandar, Mann, Akele Hum Akele Tum, Qayamat Se Qayamat Tak
TV Serials: Satyamev Jayate
Height: 168 centimetres
Weight: 70 kilograms
Body: Chest Measurements: 40 Inches, Waist Measurements: 30 Inches, Bicep Measurements: 14 Inches
Hair Color: Black
Marital Status: Married
Wife: Reena Dutta (divorced), Kiran Rao GF:Jessica Hines (British Journalist)
Kids: Ira Khan (1st marriage), Junaid Khan (1st marriage) and Azad Rao Khan (2nd marriage)
Father: Late Tahir Hussain (Producer)
Mother: Zeenat Hussain
Brother/ Sisters: Faisal Khan, Farhat Khan and Nikhat Khan
School: J.B. Petit School, Mumbai, St. Anne’s High School, Bandra, Mumbai, Bombay Scottish School, Mahim, Mumbai
College (Graduation): Not Attended
College (Post-Graduation): Not Attended
Educational Qualification: High School
Cars: Mercedes Benz S600, Bentley Continental, Rolls Royce Ghost Phantom, Land Rover Range Rover SUV, BMW 6 series
Bikes: Not Known
House: Shahabad House (Home), 60 Crore two-story Mumbai apartment, bought more than 20 houses in a row in his native village and a property worth 7 crore in Panchgani
Movies: 60 crore/film (estimate)
TV Shows: 4 crore/ episode (estimate) Net Income: $300 Million (estimate)
Film: Pyaasa (1957)
Actor: Govinda, Leonardo DiCaprio, Daniel Day-Lewis
Actress: Waheeda Rehman, Geeta Bali
Song: Oh Re Taal Mile (Anokhi Raat, 1968)
More Information and Facts about Aamir Khan
- After finishing high school, Aamir Khan elected to work as an assistant director to Nasir Hussain on the Hindi films Manzil Manzil (1984) and Zabardast (1985).
- He found no success in the film Awwal Number, Tum Mere Ho, Deewana Mujh Sa Nahin and Jawani Zindabad. Nevertheless, Dil was a major success and materialized as the highest-grossing Hindi film of the year.Dil Hai Ke Manta Nahin (1991)proved to be a box office hit.
- He produced and starred in Lagaan (2001), which turned out to be a major critical and commercial success. It was nominated for Best Foreign Language Film at the 74th Academy Awards. Furthermore, the film gathered critical acclaim at quite a few international film festivals, in addition to winning plentiful Indian awards, including a National Film Award. Khan also won his second Filmare Award for Best Actor.
- Dil Chahta Hai was released later that year, co-starring with Saif Ali Khan and Akshaye Khanna and Preity Zinta. The film gained the 2001 Filmare Critics Award for Best Film.
- Khan took a four-year break from Bollywood after divorce from his wife Reena Dutta.
- In 2005, Aamir resumed with Mangal Pandey: The Rising playing the title role of the real-life sepoy and martyr who helped trigger the Indian Rebellion of 1857. The film was screened at the Cannes Film Festival.
- Rang De Basanti was Khan’s first release in 2006 where his performance got him a Filmfare Critics Award for Best Actor and many nominations for Best Actor. The film turned out to be one of the highest-grossing films of the year, and was selected as India’s official entry to the Oscars. It received a nomination for BAFTA Award for Best Film Not in the English Language at the BAFTA Awards in England.
- His next movie Fanaa (2006) became one of the highest-grossing Indian films of 2006.
- Taare Zameen Par(2007) was produced and directed by him. It received excellent responses from critics and audiences. Khan received the Filmfare Awards for Best Director and Best Film of 2007 and the National Film Award for Best Film on Family Welfare. Alongsidethat, the film won Zee Cine Awards and 4th Apsara Film & Television Producers Guild Awards. The film was initially acclaimed as India’s official entry for the 2009 Academy Awards Best Foreign Film.
- In 2009, Khan appeared in 3 Idiots whichturned out to be the highest-grossing Bollywood film ever at the time. The film won six Filmfare Awards (including Best Film and Best Director), ten Star Screen Awards, eight IIFA Awards, and three National Film Awards, and received a Japanese Academy Award nomination for Best Outstanding Foreign Language Film.
- Khan has repute for avoiding award ceremonies and not accepting any popular Indian film awards. Though nominated many times, Khan has not attended any Indian film award ceremonies.
- In 2007, Khan was invited to have a wax imitation of him put on display at Madame Tussauds in London which he declined.
- Aamir Khan endorsed brands comprising Coca-Cola, Godrej, Titan Watches, Tata Sky, Toyota Innova, Samsung, Monaco Biscuits and Snapdeal.
- He was among Time magazine’s list of the 100 Most Influential People in the World in 2013 and was featured on the cover of Time magazine Asia edition.
- Aamir Khan’s first love was Reena Dutta. She even appeared on a song of ‘Qayamat Se Qayamat Tak’. Their marriage faced a lot of problems in the initial stages because Reena’s family was one of staunch Hindus and they were very much against this relationship. They ran away and got married. The marriage was successful for more than a decade. Reena even produced Aamir Khan’s movie, Lagaan. In 2002, however, things went bitter between the two and Aamir filed for divorce. Reena won custody of both her children.