the only ones to score on charisma, Salman Khan is also seen to be some kind of maverick.
The unpredictable streak also comes from the fact that he paints, a contrast to his tough guy image. And though he is not that active on social networking sites, he pops up once in a while with some random observation much to the delight of his fans!
* Salman Khan was voted the seventh good-looking man in the world by Peopleís (International) magazine in 2004.
*He features in four of the highest grossers Hindi films of all-time ó Maine Pyar Kiya (1989), Hum Aapke Hain Koun..! (1994), Kuch Kuch Hota Hai (1998) and Dabangg (2011).
*He has hosted two of televisionís popular franchises successfully ó Dus Ka Dum and Bigg Boss.
*The money made from films made under his banner Salman Khan Being Human Productions (SKBHP) will go to his charity Being Human; the first film Chillar Party (2011) under this banner went on to win three National awards .
*Salman Khan enjoys a tremendous fan following on social networking site ó Twitter (4, 895, 483) and Facebook (9,480,891).
What's in a name?
Plenty if showbiz tags are anything to go by. Hereís looking at a few star tags.
Lata Mangeshkar, Melody Queen: Born into a musician's family, Lata Mangeshkar made her debut as a singer at the age of 13 in 1942 for the film Pahili Mangagaur. Since then there was no looking back for the iconic figure who has sung in 20 languages. Thus coming to be known as the Melody Queen or the Nightingale of Indian cinema.
Madhuri Dixit, Dhak Dhak Girl: Madhuri Dixit became famously known as the Dhak Dhak Girl for her sensuous moves in the famous song Dhak dhak karne laga from Beta. Since then her dances are much looked forward to.
Manoj Kumar, Bharat Kumar : Manoj Kumar is one film personality, who is known for acting
in and directing films with patriotic themes, and thus he was given the nickname Bharat Kumar.