Aamir Khan

Aamir Khan

Movie Actor

Mohammed Aamir Hussain Khan is an Indian actor, film director and producer who works in Hindi films. Through his career spanning over 30 years, Khan has established himself as one of the most notable actors of Indian cinema.

Full Name
Mar 14, 1965
5′ 5″
Net Worth


Aamir Khan was born on March 14, 1965, in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India. His zodiac sign is Pisces and his ethnicity is Indian. His parents were Tahir Hussain and Zeenat Hussain. He has four siblings: Faisal Khan, Nikhat Khan, Farhat Khan, and a younger sibling. Aamir had an early interest in acting and was exposed to the film industry at an early age due to his father's involvement in it.

In 1973, Aamir made his acting debut as a child artist in the Hindi movie Yaadon Ki Baaraat. In 1984 he appeared in the Hindi film Holi directed by his uncle Nasir Hussain which marked his adult debut. After that he acted in several movies including Qayamat Se Qayamat Tak (1988), Dil (1990), Jo Jeeta Wohi Sikander (1992), Andaz Apna Apna(1994). He gained recognition for portraying complex characters in these films.

Aamir won numerous awards for his performances including Best Actor Awards at Filmfare for Dil Chahta Hai (2001) and Rang De Basanti (2006). He also received a National Film Award for Best Popular Film Providing Wholesome Entertainment for Lagaan (2001). He then went on to establish himself as one of the leading actors in Bollywood with critically acclaimed performances in movies such as Ghajini (2008) and 3 Idiots (2009).

In 2012, Aamir made his directorial debut with Talaash starring himself alongside Rani Mukerji and Kareena Kapoor Khan. The movie proved to be a commercial success and earned him several nominations at various award shows. In 2014 he starred alongside Anushka Sharma in PK which became the highest-grossing Indian film of all time at that point. Since then he has appeared in several other films including Dangal (2016) and Thugs of Hindostan (2018).

Life Timeline

<div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">1965</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Aamir Khan is Born</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">On March 14, 1965, Aamir Khan was born in Mumbai, India to Tahir Hussain and Zeenat Hussain.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">1973</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Debut Film Role</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Aamir Khan makes his debut film appearance in the Bollywood movie "Yaadon Ki Baaraat."</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">1988</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">First Lead Role in a Movie</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Khan stars as the lead actor in the romantic drama "Qayamat Se Qayamat Tak" which goes on to become a huge success.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2001</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Founder of Production Company</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Founds Aamir Khan Productions, an independent film production company.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2008</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Lagaan Nominated for Oscar</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Aamir Khan's movie Lagaan is nominated for the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2009</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Starring Role in 3 Idiots</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Plays the lead role in the blockbuster comedy "3 Idiots," which becomes one of the highest grossing Indian films of all time.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2016</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Receives International Honor</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Receives an honorary degree from Yale University for his contributions to Indian cinema.</p></div>

Why We Love Them

<div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">A.</span> He's an Amazing Actor</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Aamir Khan is known for his incredible acting ability. He has starred in some of the biggest hits of all time and is a master of his craft. He has also won multiple awards for his performances and is widely regarded as one of the best actors in India.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">B.</span> He's a Great Humanitarian</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Aamir Khan is a great humanitarian and has done much work to improve the lives of people in India. He has founded several charitable organizations that focus on providing healthcare, education, and other services to those in need.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">C.</span> His Movies are Fun</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Aamir Khan's movies are always fun to watch. Whether it's a romantic comedy, an action-packed thriller, or a family drama, Aamir's films are always entertaining and will keep you glued to the edge of your seat. </p></div>

Interesting Facts

<div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">1.</span> First Indian Actor to Enter the Chinese Market</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Aamir Khan is the first Indian actor to enter the Chinese market with his film ‘3 Idiots’, which made US$2.6 million on its opening weekend.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">2.</span> Founder of a Film Production Company </h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Aamir Khan has founded his own film production company called Aamir Khan Productions, which has produced several successful films including Taare Zameen Par, Delhi Belly and Dhobi Ghat.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">3.</span> Has His Own TV Show</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Aamir Khan hosts his own television show called Satyamev Jayate, which focuses on social issues in India.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">4.</span> Hosted the Academy Awards</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">In 2011, Aamir Khan became the first Indian actor to host the Academy Awards in Mumbai, India.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">5.</span> Holds a Guinness World Record</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Aamir Khan holds a Guinness World Record for the highest box office gross for any Indian film (PK) with over US$100 million in worldwide ticket sales.</p></div>


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