Aamir Khan

Aamir Khan's Biography
Aamir Khan

Name: Aamir Khan

Nickname: AK

Birthday: 14 TH March 1965

Known For: Aamir Khan is known as a perfectionist who always insists on getting a finishedscript before committing to a film. He also refuses to work on more than one film at a time.

Height: 5’6”

Weight: 70kg

Debut Film: Qayamat se qayamat tak

Marital Status: Divorced

Spouse: Kiran Rao (2005-2021), Reena Dutt (1986-2002)

Children: Ira Khan, Junaid Khan and Azad Rao Khan

Relationships: Kiran Rao, Reena Dutt, Fatima Sana Shaik (Rumoured)

Awards: 3 Filmfare Awards for Best Actor, Filmfare Award for Best Director, Filmfare Award
for Best Debut, Filmfare Award for Best Actor (Critics), IIFA Award for Best Performance In a Leading Role, Padma Shri, Padma Bhushan

Zodiac: Pisces

Aamir Khan Biography

Aamir Khan, one of the three ‘Khans’ of Bollywood, has done an array of films with divorce roles.
Born in Bombay, the actor’s father, Tahir Hussain, is a film producer, and his mother is Zeenat
Hussain. His uncle, Nasir Hussain, is a producer and a director and his brother, Faisal Khan, is also an
actor. Aamir has several other relatives in the Hindi film industry.

Aamir Khan is also related to Abul Kalam Azad, the former Minister of Education of India. His
nephew is Imran Khan, who is a contemporary Hindi film actor. Khan appeared on screen in two
minors as a child. He appeared in Yaadon Ki Baarat when he was eight years old. He then next
appeared on Madhosh.

He has also acted in documentaries directed by the students of the Film and Television Institute of
India. Director Ketan Mehta noticed Aamir in one of those films and offered him a role in Holi. The
film received negative reviews mostly. His next film Qayamat Se Qayamat Tak was his actual debut in
1988.. He played the role alongside Juhi Chawla. The film became a major commercial success, and
Aamir earned his first Filmfare Award for Best Debut.

He also played a role in Raakh, for which he earned a National Film Award for Special Mention. He
was reunited with Juhi Chawla in Love Love Love which flopped. In 1990, he acted in five films. The
first one was Awwal Number, then next was Tum Mere Ho. After that, it was Deewana Mujh Sa Nahi
and Jawani Zindabad. All of these had no success. His fifth film, Dil, became a major success. He
played alongside Madhuri Dixit in this film. It also emerged as the highest-grossing Hindi film of that

Aamir Khan’s next film, Dil Hai Ke Manta Nahin, in which he worked alongside Pooja Bhatt, was
another success. In 1992, he appeared in Jo Jeeta Wohi Sikandar. Following Hum Hain Rahi Pyar Ke
in 1993 and Rangeela in 1995. Most of these films were commercially and critically successful.
Khan’s next film was Andaz Apna Apna which did not receive positive reviews back then, but now
has become a classic.

His other films include Isi Ka Naam Zindagi and Daulat Ki Jung, which were less successful. In 1993,
he also appeared in Parampara alongside Sunil Dutt, Vinod Khanna, Raveena Tandon and Saif Ali
Khan. The film failed commercially and critically, despite having an ensemble cast. Aamir continued
acting in just one or two movies in a year after that. In 1996 he played a role in Raja Hindustani,
which was a blockbuster. Aamir played the role alongside Karisma Kapoor. He also received a
Filmfare Award for Best Actor.

Raja Hindustani became a box office hit and the third-highest-grossing Indian film of the 1990s. In
1997, he acted in Ishq, which performed well at the box office. He also appeared in Ghulam in the
same year. It was partially successful. Khan’s first time in 1999 was Sarfarosh, which was moderately

He also appeared in Deepa Mehta’s Earth in 1998, which is an Internationally acclaimed film. Aamir’s
performance received positive reviews from critics. Aamir Khan’s next release for Mela, in which he
acted alongside his brother Faisal. The movie bombed at the box office. In 2001, he produced and
starred in Laagan. He received a nomination for Best Foreign Language Film at the 74th Academy
Awards. He also won his second Filmfare Award for Best Actor for this film.

After that, he acted in Dil Chahta Hai, for which he won the Filmfare Critics Award for Best Film.
After that, he took a four-year break from Bollywood. Aamir Khan made a comeback in 2005 in

Mangal Pandey: The Rising. The film was screened at the Cannes Film Festival. In 2006, he played a
role in Rang De Basant. Aamir’s performance was critically acclaimed, and he received Filmfare
Critics Award for Best Actor. The film became one of the highest-grossing films of that year and
made its way to BAFTA Awards for Best Film Not in the English Language.

In 2006, he appeared in Faana alongside Kajol. In 2007, he played a role in Taare Zameen Par. It also
marked his directorial debut. The film did well and received positive reviews from the critics and the
audiences. Aamir received the Filmfare Awards for Best Director and Best Film.

In 2008, Aamir Khan appeared in Ghajini, which was a major commercial success and became the
highest-grossing film of that year. His next film was 3 Idiots, which became the highest-grossing
Bollywood film ever at that time, and broke the previous set record by Ghajini. 3 Idiots won many
awards and recognition across the globe.
In 2012, he appeared in Talaash, which was a hit in India and overseas markets. Khan’s next venture
was Dhoom 3. The film became a box office hit and the highest-grossing Bollywood film of all time.
In 2014, Aamir Khan appeared in PK, which became a critically acclaimed movie and became the
highest-grossing film of all time. His performance received positive reviews and won several awards.

In 2016, Aamir Khan produced and starred in Dangal, which was another successful film, and once
again became Khan’s highest-grossing Bollywood film. It reached several highest-grossing lists of
different countries. He also won two more Filmfare Awards for it. In 2018, he starred alongside
Amitabh Bachchan in Thugs of Hindostan, which received negative reviews from critics.

Aamir Khan was also the host of the show Satyamev Jayate and earned Rs. 30 million for each
episode. This made him the highest paid host in Indian television industry in 2012.
Controversy: Aamir Khan found Amitabh Bachchan’s film Black, for which he received a
National award, extremely insensitive and manipulative. Khan said that Amitabh’s
performance in the film was ‘over-the-top’. To this Bachchan replied that his acting was so
good that it over the top of Khan’s head.

Latest News: Aamir Khan’s brother Faisal Khan opened up about his relationship with the
actor and said that everything is okay between them after a few turbulent years.

Latest Movies: Thugs of Hindostan

Latest Series: Satyamev Jayate

Upcoming Movies: Laal Singh Chaddha

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