Aamir Khan was born in Holy Family Hospital Bandra, on March 14, 1965 in a conservative Muslim family. He joined film industry as a child artist in Yaadon ki Baarat (1973) produced by his uncle, Nasir Hussain. It was just a small appearance in the title song. Again, he appeared in Madhoshi (1974) as a child artist. He appeared in Holi (1984) with his friend and director Ashutosh Gowariker, also starring Naseeruddin Shah. He became the state tennis champion in Maharashtra. Before his debut, Aamir was in love with Reena, who lived in his neighborhood.
Since he is from a Muslim family and she comes from Hindu Family, they had a lot of opposition and they ended up marrying secretly. After his debut Qayamat Se Qayamat Tak as a main lead in 1988, they revealed about their marriage. The film was a great success and he got sudden stardom. Along with such a great success, the film turned the waves of action-packed violent films in the industry to romantic musical, family-based dramas, and became the trendsetter with some amazing examples are Maine Pyar Kiya (1989), Hum Aapke Hain Kaun (1994) and Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayege (1995).