New Delhi: Bollywood blockbuster star Salman Khan has turned a golden 50 on Sunday! The heavyweight of Bollywood has donned a myriad hats and has achieved feats that only he could and embossed his name in the hearts of millions of fans.
As the star celebrates his 50th birthday – we take a look at his eventful 2015.
The year 2015 has been nothing but a rollercoaster ride.
Bombay High Court’s verdict in the 2002 hit-and-run case
The Bombay High Court acquitted Salman Khan of all charges in the 2002-hit-and-run case. The Bombay HC gave its verdict stating that the investigation in the case was highly deplorable and hence the actor cannot be convicted on the basis of doubt.
On September 28, 2002, the actor's car had rammed into a shop in suburban Bandra. In the mishap, one person was killed and four others injured.
The actor had approached the Bombay High Court after a sessions court DW Deshpande held him guilty of the tragic death of one of the victims in the case on May 6 this year. The court had sentenced Salman to five years in jail. In addition to his 5 years sentencing, the Bollywood actor was also slapped with 2 months imprisonment and a fine of Rs 500 for driving without licence.
But Bombay High Court’s verdict came as a relief not just to the actor and his family, but millions of his fans across the world.
Salman Khan’s Box Office achievements
Salman Khan went on to become the first Bollywood star to rake in Rs 500 crores in just one year with two back-to-back blockbusters – Bajrangi Bhaijaan and Prem Ratan Dhan Payo respectively.
Bigg Boss Salman Khan
Salman Khan returned to the small screen as the host of super-hit reality show ‘Bigg Boss’. He has been hosting the show since the last five years. With the ninth edition of the show, Salman entered the sixth year of his association with the show.
Salman Khan discovered love yet again?
This is yet another big news for Sallu's fans – as news of his alleged relationship with Romanian beauty Iulia Vantur had surfaced. It was also believed that the actor might officialise relationship with her on his birthday. Vantur was supposed to join him on his birthday bash!
Salman Khan at 50!
Salman Khan turned 50 today and will join his contemporaries- Aamir Khan and Shah Rukh Khan in the 50 club! The hunk of an actor, who has been in the industry for over two decades and a half, rules the roost even today.
Many fans and followers have already bombarded the Twitter handle of Sallu Bhai with wishes and messages!