It’s that time of year again! Bollywood heartthrob Salman Khan turned a year older on December 27th, and the internet was flooded with birthday wishes from his celebrity friends and fans alike. From heartwarming messages to hilarious throwback pictures, social media became a platform for celebrating the superstar’s special day.
Leading the charge was Ajay Devgn, who shared a playful picture of himself and Salman from the sets of Bigg Boss, wishing him “Janamdin mubarak ho @BeingSalmanKhan! Always wish only the best for you, my friend.” The ever-charming Sonam Kapoor posted two pictures with Salman, fondly calling him “the brightest star in the Indian film industry galaxy” and sending him love as “Maithili,” her character from their film ‘Prem Ratan Dhan Payo.’
Happy Birthday Tiger 🐅— Ajay Devgn (@ajaydevgn) December 27, 2023
Sending you a virtual hug 🎂 pic.twitter.com/nSqUe8xjhW
Shenaaz Gill, making her Bollywood debut alongside Salman in ‘Kisi Ka Bhai Kisi Ki Jaan,’ shared a candid picture from the sets, simply wishing him a “happy birthday.” Veteran actress Raveena Tandon dug into her photo archives, posting two throwback pictures with Salman and showering him with “loadsa love.” Riteish Deshmukh penned a heartfelt message about Salman’s unwavering support and called him “bhau,” expressing his love and wishing him good health and long life.
The wishes weren’t limited to text and pictures. Sophie Choudry, revealing Salman as her “first crush,” shared an old memory and wished for his health and happiness. And Angad Bedi, who attended Salman’s grand birthday bash, posted a video from the celebrations, declaring “Happy Birthday Salman Bhai, Tiger Zinda Hai!”
Of course, it wouldn’t be a Salman Khan birthday without Katrina Kaif, his co-star in many successful films. Taking to Instagram stories, she called him the “OG Tiger” and wished him a happy birthday.
Salman’s birthday festivities also extended beyond social media. A star-studded party at his Panvel farmhouse saw the likes of Shah Rukh Khan, Sangeeta Bijlani, and Kartik Aaryan among the attendees, making it a night to remember.
The outpouring of love and appreciation on social media is a testament to Salman Khan’s enduring popularity in the Indian film industry. He has entertained audiences for decades, leaving an undeniable mark on Bollywood. So, from fans to fellow celebrities, everyone seems to agree: Happy Birthday, Salman Khan! May your years continue to be filled with love, laughter, and blockbuster films!