Mumbai: Superstar Salman Khan, loved by many for his iconic 'Prem' avatar, was greeted with wishes and love for 'truly Being Human' on his 50th birthday on Sunday.
He has played a police officer, a simpleton and a bodyguard on the big screen, but it's Prem - his onscreen name - that many associate him with as he has taken on the name several times in his films like "Maine Pyar Kiya" and "Hum Aapke Hain Koun..!". This year, he returned with a bang as Prem in Sooraj Barjatya's directorial "Prem Ratan Dhan Payo".
Pouring in lots of love on the superstar who has Being Human foundation that supports the underprivileged in India, here's what Bollywood celebrities tweeted:
Lata Mangeshkar: On Salman's 50th birthday, I would like to congratulate him and give my warm wishes.
Karan Johar: Happy 50 @BeingSalmanKhan! Your stardom and mania is historic and may that force always be with you!
Farah Khan: Happy birthday @BeingSalmanKhan. Yeh bandhan toh pyar ka bandhan hain. To many more years of laughter and happiness.
Sooraj Pancholi: Happy birthday @BeingSalmanKhan sir!! thank you for everything you have done for us, thank you for truly Being Human!
Dia Mirza: Happy happy happy birthday @BeingSalmanKhan #ForeverYoung love always.
Sonam Kapoor: Happy happy birthday@beingsalmankhan thank you so so much for bringing joy to all our lives. Love you lots you timeless beautiful man! Always your Maithali!
Sonu Nigam: It must be so awesome to reach 50 with so much love and adulation. Happy Birthday @BeingSalmanKhan God bless you with more of everything.
Mika Singh: Happy 50th #birthday to the bhaiyon Ka Bhai @BeingSalmanKhan. Thanks for the lovely party! May god give you happiness and peace.
Bhagyashree: Wishing you a very Happy birthday with loads of love. @BeingSalmanKhan.
Subhash Ghai: Happy birthday dear Salman and long live @BeingSalmanKhan- the most loved person and a star today. You earned it.
Bipasha Basu: Happy Birthday@beingsalmankhan! You make zillions of people smile through your work and take care of so many more with your kindness. Stay blessed.
Riteish Deshmukh: Many 50 year olds will feel like crap today - me at 18, I feel the same looking at this Birthday Boy - Happy Bday Bhau.
Tanishaa Mukerji: Here's wishing an extremely charismatic actor a very happy 50th birthday! @BeingSalmanKhan.
Sophie Choudry: Love you tons @BeingSalmanKhan. You are all heart and by far the hottest 50 in the world! Wish you happiness and health always.
Tusshar Kapoor: Happy birthday @BeingSalmanKhan; wonderful human being, star, actor, host, family man! True Big Boss!