Aamir Khan

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Aamir Khan
File:Aamir Khan at a promotional event for Dangal.jpg
Khan at a promotional event for Dangal in 2016
Born March 14, 1965 (1965-03-14) (age 59)
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Years active 1984–present
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Aamir Khan (born March 14, 1965) is an Indian actor, filmmaker, and television talk show host. He is one of the most popular and influential actors in the Indian film industry. Known for his exceptional performances and commitment to quality cinema, Khan has received numerous awards and accolades throughout his career.

Khan made his acting debut in 1984 with the film Holi. He gained recognition and critical acclaim for his performances in films such as Qayamat Se Qayamat Tak (1988), Dil (1990), Raja Hindustani (1996), Lagaan (2001), Rang De Basanti (2006), Taare Zameen Par (2007), 3 Idiots (2009), PK (2014), and Dangal (2016).

Apart from acting, Khan has also ventured into film production and direction. He co-founded the production company Aamir Khan Productions and has produced and directed successful films such as Taare Zameen Par and Secret Superstar (2017).

Khan is known for his meticulous approach to his roles and often undergoes physical transformations to portray his characters convincingly. He is also recognized for his socially relevant films and his efforts to address important issues through his work.

In addition to his film career, Khan has hosted the talk show Satyamev Jayate, which focuses on various social issues prevalent in India. The show has garnered widespread acclaim for its informative and thought-provoking content.

Personal life

Khan was born and raised in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India. He comes from a film family and is the son of producer Tahir Hussain. He was married to film director Reena Dutta from 1986 to 2002, and they have two children together. In 2005, Khan married film producer and director Kiran Rao, with whom he has a son.


For a complete list of Khan's films, see Aamir Khan filmography.

Awards and nominations

For a complete list of Khan's awards and nominations, see List of awards and nominations received by Aamir Khan.


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