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Notable celebrities who hail from Indore

Created on Fri, 19-02-2016

Salman Khan Indore

Indore has given the society quite a few remarkable personalities who are known to everyone for their immense talent. Below mentioned are a few- 


  1. SALIM KHAN, an Indian actor and screenwriter who is renowned for being a prolific screenwriter for almost 35 years in the Hindi film industry. He was born on 24 November 1935 in Indore, Central Provinces and Berar, India. For his supreme benefaction to the Indian Film Industry, he received the “Lifetime Achievement Honor” at the Apsara Film & Television Producers Guild Award in the year 2014.

  1. Another big talent that Indore has given to the Indian Film Industry is none other than our Bollywood’s very own “BHAIJAAN”. Born and brought up in Indore, SALMAN KHAN is the son of the legendary screenwriter, Salim Khan. He commenced his debuted in the movie Biwi Ho To Aisi in the year 1988. He owns a charitable organization “Being Human” that abets the poverty-stricken with education and health-care.

  1. Not just people from the film fraternity; it has also produced the sporting legend and "THE WALL", RAHUL DRAVID. He was born on January 11, 1973 in Indore. Famous as Mr. Dependable in the cricketing ambit, Dravid has given India every chance to feel proud through his excellent test innings and discreet ODI acts.

  1. JOHNNY WALKER, the legendary comedian whose real name was Badruddin Jamaluddin Kazi reigned in the film industry in 1950s and 60s. Not a film was accomplished without a cameo from this incredible personality who left an indelible mark on the big screen of Mumbai theatres. His name was turned to Johnny Walker after known director Guru Dutt changed his name to the popular brand of whisky, and the rest as they say, is history!



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