Birthday special : Salman Khan and his failed affairs

One of the most eligible bachelors of Bollywood, Salman Khan celebrates his birthday on 27th December. At 48, he still looks charming and is one of the most sought after actors.

Salman’s original name is Abdul Rashid Salim Salman Khan. He was born in Indore, Madhya Pradesh to screen writer Salim Khan and Sushila Charak. He made his acting debut in 1988 in a supporting role with movie ‘Biwi Ho Toh Aisi’. In 1989, he acted in a lead role in ‘Maine Pyar Kiya’ and won Filmfare award for best male debut. Some of his other hit movies are ‘Saajan’, ‘Hum Aapke Hain Koun’, ‘Karan Arjun’, ‘Judwaa’, ‘Pyar Kiya Toh Darna Kya’, ‘Bodyguard’, ‘Dabangg’, ‘Ek Tha Tiger’ and ‘Dabangg 2’.

Well, the Dabangg Khan has also made enough news and gossips through his umpteen affairs and link ups. With his macho body and a charming smile, he has been a real life Casanova. His affairs have always kept him in limelight. Everything right from the movies to endorsements to 100 crore club, everything fell for Salman’s luck expect his long list of beauties. Every time he seemed serious but after a while his relationship fell flat. We present to you his most talked about affairs.

Sangeeta Bijlani

This was the first big link up for Salman. Sangeeta was a former beauty queen. She saw a short stint in Bollywood. She found a friend and confidante in Salman. Both were spotted together, comfortable in each other’s company numerous times. But gradually their relationship ended and Sangeeta cited Salman’s infidelity as the reason.

Somy Ali

Somy Ali confesses falling for Salman when she was just 15. She was a Pakistani journalist turned actress. After parting with Sangeeta, Salman found comfort in Somy’s arms. But this relation also ended as Somy got too verbose in the media about Salman’s alcoholism. Salman chose to drift away from her because of her immature behavior.

Aishwarya Rai

Though Aishwarya never committed openly of her love for Salman, there was a strong chemistry which was seen between them. Salman met her on the sets of ‘Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam’ and it was love at first site. Gradually Aishwarya called off her relationship as Salman manhandled her publically.

Katrina Khan

It was said to be a true love for Salman. But this relationship also fell apart due to Salman’s alcoholism. Salman helped Katrina with her Bollywood career.

Lulia Vantur

She is a Romanian actress and is said to be Salman’s current girlfriend. However, Salman refrains from making any comment.