HI visitors, Here is 12 Things You Didn’t Know About Salman Khan. 1. His name is not just Salman Khan, but it is Abdul Rashid Salim Salman Khan. He shortened it to Salman Khan when he entered Bollywood. 2. He always wanted to be a writer like his father Salim Khan and still intends to do so. 3. On that note, he has contributed to the scripts of the movies such as Veer, Chandramukhi and Baaghi. 4. If not for the movie world, his fallback career was swimming . It is said that he even qualified to compete at the national level. 5. He has a hobby of painting and is so good at it that some of his work can be seen in Jai Ho. 6. Even though he had connections in the industry, he hardly used it. Especially when he was jobless for six month after Maine Pyar Kyun Kiya , he never tried using his fathers name to get a role. 7. He was the original choice for the movie Baazigar, an offer he rejected. Imagine how Baazigar would look if instead SRK, it was Salman. 8. He never reads the reviews for any of his movies. Ever. 9. He has a big thing for naturally made products and stores a lot of various naturally made bath soaps. Also he uses only mulmul cloth instead of the usual industry manufactured cotton handkerchief. 10. There are two fatwas issued on him on the grounds of breaking the very concept of the Islam religion, which is to not worship God in the form of any idol. 11. He sang his first song for the movie ” Hello Brother”. 12. Last but not the least, he is one of the few actors who was featured in People’s magazine.