Salim Khan was born in 1935 and he is considered as a popular Indian actor as well as a talented Screenwriter in the Indian film industry. He is an individual who hails from Indore, in the Madhya Pradesh of India. His father was a member of the ‘Police force’. The Salim-Javed screenwriting has been a reason why he has been able to achieve most of his popularity in the industry. He is married to Helen, who is also an actress in India.
He has three children who are named as
Sohail Khan and
Arbaaz Khan. The director K. Amarnath was impressed by Salim Khan’s good looks after seeing him at a wedding, and hired him to act in Mumbai for a monthly salary. He had to act in many small parts in movies for a period of seven years, where he was unable to impress the audience who watched these movies. He was able to become a successful actor only in 1971 when he met Javed Akthar. Salim Khan and
Javed Akhtar became a highly successful team of script-writers and they eventually became known as Salim-Javed and they also became good friends outside of work.