Referred as King Khan or Bollywood Baadshah, Shah Rukh Khan has completed almost 30 years in Entertainment Industry. He is the star of Bollywood, who has a maximum fan following as compared to other superstars in Hindi film Industry. Over the years, he has worked in 80 films, most of them turned out to be blockbuster hits. He is over 50 plus age and still doing great films for the fans. Here, we will talk about SRK’s life journey till now in details.
He was born on November 2, 1965, in Delhi. He was born in a Muslim family. His ancestors were hailed from Peshawar, which is currently in Pakistan. His father Meer Taj Mohammed Khan moved to Delhi after the partition of 1947. His mother Lateef Fatima, was the daughter of a senior government engineer. They had a restaurant and several other business ventures in Rajendra Nagar, Delhi. They had a middle-class life, where they used to dwell their life in a rented apartments. His father died of Cancer in 1981 and his mother died in 1991 due to diabetes. After the death of his parents, his older sister Shahnaz Lalarukh has taken care of SRK. Since his childhood, he was a great sportsperson. He was a bright student and even won St. Columba’s School highest award, the Sword of Honour.
From his school days only he used to take part in school events. After that, he studied at Hansraj College (1985–88) and then did her post graduation in master’s degree in Mass Communications at Jamia Millia Islamia. It was said that to pursue his acting career, SRK left his studies. He first appeared in Lekh Tandon’s TV series Dil Dariya. Though, the production of this serial delayed and so he appeared in 1989 series Fauji, which also considers his debut TV serial. Since then, he has worked on several TV shows like Wagle Ki Duniya, and Circus.
At the early days of his career, Khan used to think that he wasn’t good enough as an actor. But, he chooses acting and went to Mumbai, so that he forget the grief and pain about his parent’s demise. When he landed in Mumbai in 1991, he was offered Dil Aashna Hai by Hema Malini. Interestingly, he also got Deewana movie, which also stars Rishi Kapoor and Divya Bharti. Deewana is considered his first movie as it was released earlier in 1992. As this film was a success an so thus we got our King Khan. After that, he did a number of negative roles like Darr (1993), Anjaam (1994) and Baazigar (1993).
He then appeared in Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge (1995), which turned out to be the biggest blockbuster of his acting career. Soon after that, he is regarded as the king of Romance, which still he is. After that, he worked in romantic movies like Dil To Pagal Hai (1997), Kuch Kuch Hota Hai (1998), Mohabbatein (2000) and Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham… (2001). He also worked in critically acclaimed films like Devdas (2002), Swades (2004), Chak De! India (2007) and My Name Is Khan (2010).
After that, he did movies but none of them were as per the expectations. These movies are Chennai Express (2013), Happy New Year (2014), Dilwale (2015), Fan (2016), Raees and Jab Harry Met Sejal (2017). He will next be seen in Aanand L Rai’s Dwarf movie. In his Bollywood career, he has won 14 Filmfare Awards. He was also honored with Padmashri by Government Of India.
Real Name- Shah Rukh Khan
Nickname- SRK, King Khan, King of Romance, Baadshah
Born- November 2, 1965
Age- 52 Years
Birth Place- Delhi, India
Zodiac Sign- Scorpio
Current Address: MANNAT Bungalow, Band Stand, Bandra, Mumbai
Father- Late Taj Mohammad Khan (Businessman)
Mother- Late Lateef Fatima (Social Worker)
Sister- Shahnaz Lalarukh (Elder)
Wife- Gauri Chibber or Gauri Khan
Children- Aryan Khan, Abram Khan and Suhana Khan
Debut: TV Debut- Fauji (1989), Film Debut: Deewana (1992)
School- St. Columba’s School, Delhi
College / University- Bachelor’s degree in Economics (Hansraj College, University of Delhi)
Masters degree in Mass Communications(Jamia Millia Islamia University, New Delhi
Favourite Actor- Dilip Kumar, Amitabh Bachchan
Favourite Actress- Mumtaz, Saira Banu
Favorite Color- Black
Favourite Food- Tandoori Chicken
Favorite TV Show- Narcos-American TV series
Hobbies- Playing computer games, Playing cricket, collecting gadgets
Chest-Waist-Biceps- 40-30-14.5 Inches
Height- 173 cm, 1.73 m, 5’ Feet 8” Inches
Weight- 67 kg, 147 lbs (Pounds)
Eye Color- Dark Brown
Hair Color- Black
Net Worth- $800 million
Per Film/ Movie- 40 Crores
Altogether, Shah Rukh Khan is the most influential actors in Asia and the Middle East. We wish to see him more in Bollywood films.
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