Salman is the eldest of three sons and one daughter born to Salim Khan and his first wife Salma, whose maiden name was Sushila Charak. Salim Khan is one half of the famous scriptwriter duo of Salim-Javed who scripted some of the biggest Bollywood hits like the iconic film Deewar. Salim also married the dancing diva of yesteryear’s, Helen and presently they all live together, apparently happily and celebrate all festivals of different religions, with equal devotion.
Salim Khan and Sushila Charak with Alvira, Sohail, Salman and Arbaaz
The entire Salman Khan family
With his Mothers Sushila and Helen
Salman’s brothers are Arbaaz and Sohail Khan. Both the brothers are actors, producers and even directors. Arbaaz successfully produced the super hit Dabangg and Dabangg 2. Sohail Khan is also an actor- producer-director. He achieved success as a director when he directed both his brothers in the commercially successful Pyar Kiya to Darna Kya.
With brothers Arbaaz and Sohail
Salman has two sisters; Alvira is his biological sister while Arpita is his adopted sister. Both his sisters, while being very visible in the Bollywood party circuit, are themselves not involved in the film industry.
Sisters: Alvira and Arpita
Arbaaz Khan is married to producer, actress and numero uno item girl, Malaika Arora. This dusky and beautiful actress has belied age and childbirth to stay on top of the game with great moves in songs like ‘Munni Badnaam Hui’. The couple has a son Arhaan.
Malaika with husband Arbaaz and son Arhaan
Sohail Khan is married to Seema Sachdeva, a fashion designer. They have two sons, Nirvaan and Yohaan.
Sohail Khan and wife Seema Sachdeva
Alvira is married to Atul Agnihotri, actor and film director of movies like Hello and producer of the super hitBodyguard. They have two children, Ayaan and Alizeh.
Alvira Khan and Atul Agnihotri
Salman is very close to all his brothers, sisters, nephews and nieces and still prefers to live with his parents in their house, albeit in a separate floor.