A quiet birthday for Aamir Khan as he turns 49


Mumbai: Popular Bollywood actor Aamir Khan, who turned 49 on Saturday, will be spending a quiet birthday with his family. “I am happy to be turning 49. I have learnt a lot in life. It was an exciting journey… I am grateful for the love I have received. I am thankful to God, fans. I hope to lead a healthy life,” Mr. Khan told reporters in Mumbai. It was Mr. Khan’s wife Kiran Rao who wished him first. “It is family time today. I am going to spend the day with family,” he said. Mr. Khan said he is expecting a call from his good friend Salman Khan. “He has not called me yet. If he remembers he will wish. I hope he calls,” he added.

Aamir Khan had a wonderful 2013 and he hopes to replicate it this year as well. “Last year, ‘Dhoom 3’ released and it did very well. This year, I have ‘PK’ releasing in Christmas and then we have the TV show ‘Satyamev Jayate’ and we will show it in three parts. This year, I am dedicating to ‘Satyamev Jayate’,” he added.

Born to film producer Tahir Hussain and Zeenat, the actor-producer has given memorable and blockbuster films such as ‘Qayamat Se Qayamat Tak’, ‘Dil’, ‘Sarfarosh’, ‘Lagaan’, ‘Dil Chahta Hai’ ‘Rang De Basanti’, ‘Taare Zameen Par’, ‘3 Idiots’ among others.