Aamir Khan was born in Mumbai on 14th March 1965. He is the son of Tahir Hussain and Zeenat Hussain. His nickname is A.K.

Aamir started acting as a child actor in his uncle’s movie “Yaadon ki Baraat: in 1972 in a cameo. He gave up films to become the state champion of tennis. As an adult, he debuted with “Qayamat Se Qayamat Tak” in 1988, with Juhi Chawla, at the age of 23. The story is based on his own love story with his neighbour Reena whom he married at 21. Later on, he went on to deliver commercial hits like “Dil” with Madhuri Dixit in 1990, “Dil Hai Ki Maanta Nahi” (1990), “Jo Jeeta Wohi Sikander” in 1992, “Andaz Apna Apna” in 1994 etc. He refused Shahrukh Khan’s role “Rahul” in Darr(1992). His second movie, Raakh, was an art film which bagged him the Jury Special National Award.

In recent times, Lagaan(2001) with Asutosh Gowariker, which made it to the Oscars, Rang De Basanti(2006) with Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra and Ghajini(2008) were his biggest hits. He turned director in 2007 with “Taare Zameen Par”, a movie on dyslexia. His last commercial hit was “3 Idiots” with Madhavan and Sharman Joshi. It was the most successful movie in Bollywood. He has his own production house.

Aamir is known as a perfectionist. He is inspired by Alfred Hitchcock’s movies. Amir Khan was married to Reena Dutta from 1986 to 2001.He has 2 children with her. Then, he married his present wife, Kiran Rao in 2005.

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Photos: Aamir Khan enjoys luncheon with daughter Ira

Perfectionist Aamir Khan was spotted on a lunch date with daughter Ira. The father-daughter duo was clicked at a restaurant in Mumbai. Aamir Khan's list of New Year's resolution was to "spend more time with children" and he is living up to it. Aamir Khan was dressed casually in a grey tee ... read more

Fatima Sana Shaikh opens up on her link-up with Aamir Khan

Fatima Sana Shaikh considers Aamir Khan as her mentor. Her Bollywood journey started with Aamir Khan starrer ‘Dangal’ and later she worked with him in ‘Thugs of Hindostan’. Not only professionally but personally also she bonds well with the perfectionist and his family. As we all know Bollywood&n ... read more

Aamir Khan flies off with daughter Ira for a holiday

After the debacle of ‘Thugs of Hindostan’, Aamir Khan headed to an undisclosed location with daughter Ira for a vacation. The father-daughter duo was spotted at the airport. The film turned out to be the biggest flop of Aamir’s career. The film had a great opening day but it struggled to c ... read more