Salim Merchant Height, Weight, Age, Biography, Wife & More

Salim Merchant

Real NameSalim Sulaiman Merchant
ProfessionSinger and Music director
Physical Stats & More
Heightin centimeters- 178 cm
in meters- 1.78 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 10”
Weightin Kilograms- 78 kg
in Pounds- 172 lbs
Body Measurements- Chest: 42 Inches
- Waist: 32 Inches
- Biceps: 12 Inches
Eye ColourBrown
Hair ColourBlack
Personal Life
Date of Birth3 March 1975
Age (as in 2016)41 Years
Birth PlaceBhuj, Gujarat, India
Zodiac sign/Sun signPisces
HometownMumbai, Maharashtra, India
SchoolSt Peter's High School, Mumbai
CollegeKC College, Mumbai
Educational QualificationsNot Known
DebutMusic Debut: Ghaath (2000)
FamilyFather- Sadruddin Merchant (Music Director)
Mother- Not Known
Brother- Sulaiman Merchant (Music director)
Sulaiman Merchant with his brother Salim
Sister- Not Known
HobbiesReading and playing Xbox
ControversiesNot Known
Favourite Things
Favourite FoodJapanese food, dark chocolate and grilled fish
Favourite ActorHrithik Roshan, Shah Rukh Khan, Farhan Akhtar, Ranveer Singh and Riteish Deshmukh
Favourite ActressKeira Knightley, Anushka Sharma and Priyanka Chopra
Favourite FilmBollywood Film: Ab Tak Chhappan
Hollywood Film: Legends of the Fall and Life is Beautiful
Favourite MusicianSukhwinder Singh, Sonu Nigam, Shreya Ghoshal, Rahat Fateh Ali Khan, Shafqat Amanat Ali, Sunidhi Chauhan, Kailash Kher, A.R.Rahman
Favourite BookThe Kite Runner by Khaled Hossein
Favourite RestaurantKofuku Japanese in Mumbai and Tatami in Mumbai
Girls, Affairs and More
Marital StatusMarried
Affairs/GirlfriendsJeanne Merchant
WifeJeanne Merchant
Salim Merchant with his wife
ChildrenDaughter- Ayesha
Salim Merchant with his daughter
Son- N/A

Salim Merchant

Some Lesser Known Facts About Salim Merchant

  • Does Salim Merchant smoke?: No
  • Does Salim Merchant drink alcohol?: Not Known
  • Salim started his musical journey by learning piano from the Trinity College of Music in London.
  • In 1997, he and his brother got their Bollywood breakthrough for composing the Background Score in the film Hameshaa.
  • From the list of many of his compositions, his favourite is Yeh Honsla Kaise Jhuke from the film Dor.

  • His real surname was Molddina, but when his uncle moved to Australia , he changed it to Merchant.