Saif Ali Khan was born on August 16, 1970 in New Delhi, India. Saif is that the son of Bollywood histrion, Sharmila Tagore, and Indian jock, Mansoor Ali Khan. Both his granddaddy, Iftikhar Ali Khan Pataudi, and father were skilled cricketers. His mother, Sharmila Tagore, associate degree histrion at intervals her own rights, is that the grand-niece of notable Rabindranath Tagore, World Health Organization born-again to Islam once marrying Saif’s father, and altered her name to Moslem Ayesha Sultana. He has 2 sisters, Bollywood histrion Soha Ali Khan, and dressmaker Saba Ali Khan.
Saif studied in Himachal Pradesh’s Lawrence faculty Sanawar, and so went on to continue his studies in Lockers Park faculty and public school – each set within the UK. His birth name is Sajid Ali Khan. He made his acting debut in 1992 in the film Parampara. He has been received many awards in addition as varied nominations. He continues to not solely act in movies however has conjointly started his terribly own production company ‘Illuminati Films’. He had his first major success with the 1994 films Main Khiladi Tu Anari and Yeh Dillagi. After going through several years of decline in the 1990s, he rose into prominence with his performance in Dil Chahta Hai starring Aamir Khan and Akshaye Kumar in 2001. In 2003, he starred in Kal Ho Naa Ho, which won him the Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actor, and the following year won the National Film Award for Best Actor for his work in Hum Tum.
He then had commercial success with films like Salaam Namaste (2005), Race (2008) and Love Aaj Kal (2009), and starred in critically acclaimed projects such as Parineeta (2005) and Omkara (2006). These successes put him among the superstar actors in bollywood. In 2009, Khan branched out into film production with his company Illuminati Films. Saif Ali Khan married Bollywood histrion, Amrita Singh, throughout October 1991, and has 2 youngsters, particularly girl Sara Ali Khan, and son Ibrahim Ali Khan. the wedding resulted in a divorce throughout 2004, and each the youngsters support their mother.
On February 18 2007 Saif was admitted to a Mumbai hospital after he experienced chest pain. He was admitted to the intensive care unit and underwent an ECG, which had shown that he had an irregular heartbeat. He had a mild heart attack. His Sister Soha said Saif had been working day and night and was overexerted. Khan adjudged for the Stardust awards, was rehearsing for his dance performance at the awards function when he had complained that he had chest pains. He had quit smoking after the mild heart attack in February 2007. He owns a Black coloured BMW 7 Series Sedan. His father tragically gave up the ghost on September twenty two, 2011 owing to chronic respiratory organ infection at the age of seventy. He was awarded the Padma Shri by the government of India in 2010 for his accomplishments.