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Salim Khan (Salman Khan’s Father) Age, Height, Weight, Family, Education, Career, Movies, Wife, Children, Biography, Wiki

Salim Khan

Salim Khan Basic Details


Full Name Salim Khan
Famous For Popular Bollywood Celebrity
Age 86 Year As Of The Year 2022
Birth Date 24 November 1935
Birth Place Indore, British India
Native Place Indore, British India
Zodiac Sign Sagittarius
Marital Status Married
Height 5’8”
Weight 60 KG
Hair Color Salt & Pepper
Eye Color Dark Brown


Salim Khan Family Background


  • Salim Khan Father : Abdul Rashid Khan (DIG-Indore In Indian Imperial Police)
  • Salim Khan Wife : Salma Khan (Sushila Charak) (Married In 1964)
  • Salim Khan Wife : Helen (Married In 1981)
Salim Khan Wife
Salim Khan Wife
  • Salim Khan Children :
  1. Salman Khan
  2. Arbaaz Khan
  3. Sohail Khan
Salim Khan Children
Salim Khan Children
  • Salim Khan Daughters : Alvira Khan & Arpita Khan (Adopted)
Salim Khan Daughters
Salim Khan Daughters


Salim Khan Education Details


  • He did his schooling at “St. Raphael’s School, Indore
  • Salim Khan pursued his graduation with MA from “Holkar College, Indore“.


Salim Khan Life Events


  • Salim Khan’s great grandfathers migrated from Afghanistan to Indore, British India and settled down there.
  • His father Abdul Rashid Khan was DIG-Indore in “Imperial Indian Police, Indore“.
  • Salim Khan’s family was immensely wealthier and he used to travel by car during his college days at that time.
  • He also has a “Private Pilot’s License“.
  • Salim Khan wanted to become a movie actor, hence he shifted to Mumbai from Indore.
  • From 1960 to 1970, he worked in 14 films as an actor. In these films, he has a minor role and didn’t get credit for some as well.
Salim Khan In Young Age
Salim Khan In Young Age
  • After not being so successful in acting, Salim Khan decided to become a scriptwriter and wrote the script of “Do Bhai” in 1969.
  • In 1971, Salim Khan paired with Javed Akhtar and became a writer duo Salim-Javed.
Writer Salim Javed Duo
Writer Salim Javed Duo
  • Salim Javed’s first project was “Haathi Mere Saathi“. Which was released in 1972 and became a huge hit.
  • This duo of scriptwriters became the most successful scriptwriters in the history of Indian Cinema and gave blockbuster films like “Andaaz“, “Deewaar“, “Sholay“, “Trishul“, “Kranti” and “Mr India“.
Sholay Movie
Sholay Movie
  • After splitting from Javed Akhtar, Salim Khan wrote scripts for successful movies like “Angaaray“, “Naam” and “Jurm“.
  • Salim Khan won 6 “Filmfare Awards” and “Padma Shri” in 2014.


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