‘Shah Rukh Khan’ the name that does not require any introduction. He is an actor, Producer, and Television Personality. He is popularly known as ‘King Khan’ or ‘King of Bollywood’, ‘Baadshah of Bollywood’, SRK and ‘Baazigar’. He was born on 2 November 1965 in New Delhi. King Khan began his career as a Television Personality in the late 1980s.
He made his Bollywood Debut in 1992 with Deewana Movie and everyone appreciates his acting. After that, he does a lot of popular movies such as Darr, Baazigar and Anjaam. He is famous as the Most Romantic Hero of Bollywood because of his romantic movies like DDLJ, Dil Toh Pagal Hai, KKHH, And KKKG. In terms of audience size and income he is one of the most successful film stars in the world.
Here, in this article, we uncover 30 unknown and interesting facts about King Khan that you don’t know. So, read this article with full concentration till the end.
1) He is a big believer in repeating numbers, as he thought that repeated numbers bring him good luck. All his cars have the number 555.
2) Another amazing fact about SRK is that he does not like ice cream.
3) From his first salary, he bought a train ticket to Agra to see the Taj Mahal.
4) He is the only star of the film industry who play both negative and positive role in a perfect way. Khan plays the role of villain in six films namely Darr(1993), Baazigar(1993), Anjaam(1994), Duplicate(1998), Don(2006) and Don 2(2011).
5) King Khan and his wife Gauri is a famous couple of Bollywood. Even after 25-years of marriage, SRK always wears his wedding ring on his right hand.
6) He has been given the status equivalent of Knighthood in Malaysia.
7) He is among the top five richest actors in the world multiple times. He is wealthier than many Hollywood actors.
8) He has received an honorary degree from the University of Edinburgh in Scotland because of his acts of philanthropy and humanitarianism as an actor. So, he is Dr.Shah Rukh Khan.
9) He gave his award to Salman Khan in 1998. He won the Zee Cine Award for best actor but he handed over the award to Salman.
10) In memory of his mother Lateef Fatima, he donated Rs. 5 million to the Nanavati Hospital for a state-of-the-art Medical Center.
11) The only Indian, who has been awarded by UNESCO for charity purpose.
12) Shah Rukh Khan has been honoured by “Honorary Doctorate” thrice.
13) The gold coin is issued by the Paris museum in the honor of King Khan. He is the only Bollywood actor who get it.
14) After Mahatma Gandhi Ji, he is the second Indian to have a wax statue at Grevin museum.
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15) British actress Emma Watson following only one Indian on Twitter and that is SRK.
16) He gets a lot of National honors. He was awarded best Indian citizen award in 1997.
17) The only actor in the world, who has been allowed to shoot a movie inside Madam Tussauds, Discovery Channel and NASA.
18) He got an invitation from TED Vancouver for a speech. The only Indian who, get such honor.
19) His name is among the 365 people who changed the world after National Father Gandhiji.
20) SRK is the 2nd richest actor and the 18th highest paid actor in the world.
21) In his childhood, when he was in St. Columba’s School, he won his its highest honor that is the ‘Sword of Honour’.
22) His Bollywood journey is also amazing. He kickstarted his film career by signing 5 movies in one day.
23) In 2002 he received the national honor of the Rajiv Gandhi Award for Excellence in the Field of Entertainment.
24) Shah Rukh Khan’s first name was Abdul Rehman named by his Nani but his father changed his name.
25) Shah Rukh Khan always wanted to be an army officer, but his mother didn’t want to send his only son in Army.
26) SRK’s father was a freedom fighter in Peshawar, British India and his mother was the daughter of a government engineer. His father was a Kashmiri and mother was a Hyderabadi.
27) He was a brilliant student of his school and college. He is one of the most educated Celebrities in the world.
28) Most of us don’t know that our king khan has a fear of horses in real life.
29) He also co-produced 14 movies, including Phir Bhi Dil Hai Hindustani (2000), Mai Hoon Na (2004), Chennai Express (2013), Ra.One (2011) and Om Shanti Om (2007).
30) He is also act on small screen. He has been a part of Seven TV shows, including his TV debut, Fauji(1988), Circus(1989), Host KBC(2007), Kya Aap Panchvi Pass SE Tez Hain?(2008) and Zor Ka Jhatka: Total Wipeout(2011).
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