To celebrate the 50-year-old actor's 28 years of journey in Bollywood, fans flooded Twitter wishes and messages under the trending hashtag #28YrsOfBiggestStarEverSALMAN.
"Can the twitter word limit of 140 words describe such an auspicious, splendid long career of MEGASATAR SALMAN? #28YrsOfBiggestStarEverSALMAN," wrote one. "#28YrsOfBiggestStarEverSALMAN Incredible Body! No one in Bollywood can beat this guy in fitness," tweeted another.
Another fan wrote: "#Salman has successfully sustained his stardom at a very high level in the last six years and he would go even higher. #28YrsOfBiggestStarEverSALMAN."
Salman began his career in Bollywood in 1988 film Biwi Ho To Aisi co-starring Rekha and Farooq Sheikh. The very next year, he got his first big break as the lead in Sooraj Barjatya's Maine Pyar Kiya.
The Dabangg actor went on delivering hit films like Sajaan, Hum Aapke Hain Koun..!, Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam and Hum Saath-Saath Hain.
Changing his style from romantic genre to an action hero, Salman re-invented himself with Wanted in 2009.
After his latest outing Sultan, the actor is presently working on Kabir Khan's upcoming project Tubelight, slated to release next year.
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