Popularly known as “The Perfectionist” of Bollywood, Aamir Khan is a world-famous Indian actor, talk show host, and filmmaker. He has been working in Bollywood for around thirty years. He has been able to get a huge number of awards for his work.
He has received Padma Shree award in the year 2003, and then he has also received Padma Bhushan in the year 2010. Not only he has won national awards, but he has also received an honorary title from China’s Government in the year 2017. For knowing, the net worth of Aamir Khan in 2020, you can read this interesting article about him.
Early Life & Biography
He was born on 14th March in the year 1965 in Mumbai. His birth name is Mohammed Aamir Hussain Khan. His father’s name is Tahir Hussain who is a film producer while his mother’s name is Zeenat Hussain. Various members of his family belong to film industry among which his sister Ayesha Fazli is the wife of Ali Zafar who is the singer and actor of Pakistan.
He used to go to J.B. Petit School for pre-primary classes and then he joined St. Anne’s High School which is in Bandra. He got admission in Bombay Scottish School when he was in ninth class. From Narsee Monjee College, he completed his class 12th.
On 18th April in the year 1986, he got married to Reena Dutta, and both of them had two children named Junaid and Ira. In the year 2002, he filed for divorce and then Reena got the custody of both their children. In the year 2005, he got married to Kiran Rao, and in the year 2011, she gave birth to their son who they named Azad Rao Khan. He was also a tennis player and used to play professionally at the state level during high school, but later on, he chose acting over the game.
Career, Awards & Nominations
He did his first acting role in the movie titled Yaadon Ki Barat which was released in the year 1973. When he was sixteen years old, then he was in a short film of forty minutes and this movie was directed by Aditya Bhattacharya who was his school friend. Later on, he joined theatre named Avatar where he used to give performances backstage for one year. He started assisting director Hussain, and then Aamir acted in some documentaries which were directed by FTII, Pune.
Later on, he has back to back hit movies like Dil Chahta Hai, Rang De Basanti and many more. His first feature movie was Holi which released in the year 1984. He got huge recognition with his romantic side in the film Qayamat se Qayamat Tak which released in the year 1988. 3 Idiots is the movie which broke all the records in India in the year 2009, and this movie got huge success in China, Japan also. This film made him get a number of awards.
Net Worth & Earnings
As of 2020, The net worth of Aamir Khan is around $240 million (Rs.1750 Crore). He has accumulated this much amount of money by working as an actor and filmmaker. He has not only earned money but earned love and respect from his fans across the world. He has won a number of awards for his movie Taare Zameen Par, Dangal, 3 Idiots, Lagaan and many more.
Financial conditions of his family were not as good as movies produced by his father were unsuccessful. His father used to get regular calls from the creditors. Even after so much family problems at his home, he worked in the acting field with full dedication, and this has made him reach a successful platform.
Real Name: Mohammed Aamir Hussain Khan
Age: 53 years
Height: 5′ 5”
Weight: 70 kg or 154 lbs
Wife: Kiran Rao (m. 2005), Reena Dutta (m. 1986–2002)
Children: Junaid Khan, Azad Rao Khan(son), Ira Khan(daughter).
Net Worth (2019): $240 million (Rs.1750 Crore)
Salary: Rs.40 Crore to Rs.50 Crore per movie
Source of Wealth: Actor, Producer, Television Personality.