Facts of Shah Rukh Khan
|Full Name||Shah Rukh Khan|
|Birth Name||Shahrukh Khan|
|Birth City||New Delhi|
|Father Name||Taj Mohammed Khan|
|Mother Name||Lateef Fatima Khan|
|No Of Children||3|
|Awards||Padma Shri,Filmfare,IIFA Award|
|Sibilings||Shehnaz Lalarukh Khan|
|Education||St. Columbas’ School, Hansraj College, Jamia Millia Islamia, National School of Drama|
|Date of Birth||November 2,1965|
|Married Date||October 25,1991|
Shah Rukh Khan, famous with various names such as SRK, Badshah of Bollywood, King of Bollywood and King Khan of Bollywood is one of the most successful movie stars in the world. Arguably the biggest superstar of India, SRK, has millions of fans around the globe.
With no surprise, Khan lives a life no less than a King as he owns numerous uptown estates, luxury cars, including many other expensive things in the world. To date, King Khan's stardom is unmatched due to his huge philanthropy works, endorsements deals and not to forget his hit movies. He is one of the three popular khans of Bollywood along with Aamir Khan and Salman Khan.
How Rich Is The King Khan Of Bollywood Shah Rukh Khan?
Bollywood Badshah Shah Rukh Khan is best known for playing the role of Vicky Malhotra in the film Baazigar. Similarly, he is also popular for his mindblowing acting in Devdas, Swades, Chack De! India, Don, My Name Is Khan, Dear Zindagi, and others.
Besides that, SRK is also the owner of Dreamz Unlimited, Red Chillies Entertainment, and IPL cricket team Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR). As of April 2020, Celebrity Net Worth claims that SRK has an estimated net worth of $600 million.
On the other hand, King Khan has an estimated fortune of $750 million, according to The Richest. He might be a billionaire if his wealth is counted in INR as he is said to make more money than Tom Cruise in 2014. SRK is at No.1 position in the list of the richest actor in the World 2020 Forbes List.
Forbes also says that, in 2016, SRK earned $33 million, which was more than of Robert Downey Jr. and Brad Pitt. According to the sources, the Bollywood star is more famous than Barak Obama, and he earns $72,727,000 per year. Fifty-four years old star earns a salary around INR 20 crore to 25 crore that is equal to $28 to $35 million.
Success Story Of SRK
Worldwide famous for his "romance," Shah Rukh Khan made his debut playing Abhimanyu Rai on the television series Fauji in 1988. After that, he appeared in TV shows like Dil Dariya, Wagle Ki Duniya, Intezaar, Adhuri Zindagi, Umeed, and others.
Eventually, he made his Bollywood debut with the film Deewana in 1992. After many ups and downs in his profession, in 1993, SRK portrayed the negative role Vicky Malhotra in the movie Baazigar with Kajol, Shilpa Shetty, Johnny Lever, and many others.
Through the film, his acting potential was noticed and appreciated; his hard work in this project paid him as his breakthrough. Similarly, he got offers for villainous roles in successful movies, Darr and Anjaam.
After that, Badshah of Bollywood became famous for portraying main roles in the worldwide hit films Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge, Dil To Pagal Hai, Kuch Kuch Hota Hai, Mohabbatein, and Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham...
Furthermore, SRK again showed his versatility after playing various roles in the internationally successful movies such as Devdas, Swades, Main Hoon Na, Kal Ho Naa Ho, Veer-Zara, Chack De! India, and Don, My Name Is Khan. Some of his recent highest-grossing films include Dear Zindagi, Om Shanti Om, Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi, Chennai Express, Happy New Year, Dilwale, and Raees.
Some of his 2020 onwards upcoming projects include Sanki, Rocketry: The Nambi Effect (cameo), and Koochie Koochie Hota Hai (voice).
Not only in the film industry, but King Khan is also equally successful on television. In 2007, he hosted the game show, Kaun Banega Crorepati Season 3. Similarly, he is also hosting the talk show TED Talks India Nayi Soch since 2017.
SRK’s Production Companies And IPL Cricket Team
Khan united with his co-star Juhi Chawla and her husband Aziz Mirza and created the production company, Dreamz Unlimited, in 1999.
The firm released the films, Phir Bhi Dil Hai Hindustani and Aśoka: unfortunately, both didn’t do well in the box office. Later, Khan, along with his life partner, Gauri, launched the created another production and distribution company, Red Chillies Entertainment in 2004.
Besides that, Badshah of Bollywood, with his Dream Unlimited production, acquired an ownership right for Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) of the Indian Premier League (IPL) for $75.09 million in 2008.
The following year, KKR became one of the richest teams with a brand value of $42.1 million in the 2009 IPL. The team became champions for the first time in 2012 and again gained the victory in 2014.
Khan owns a lavish house in Bandra, Mumbai, which is famous as Mannat. The bungalow of six-story covering 26,328.52 square feet area was purchased for almost INR 13.23 crore ($1,739,017.35) in 2001. As of 2020, the worth of the mansion is INR 200 crore ($26,289,000).
Outside India, King Khan owns 14,000 square feet villa in Dubai. As per the reports, the house featuring a private pool, 2 remote-controlled garage spaces, and an independent beach area was bought for Rs 24 crore ($3,154,680).
Moreover, 54 years old actor Shah Rukh also has a luxurious house in London. The mansion was purchased, spending Rs 172 crore ($22,607,043.60).
Donations For Coronavirus Victims
The hardworking SRK has gone through all the phases in his life: life was not always the same for this Indian superstar. After losing his parents at a very young age, Khan had to go through lots of troubles to reach where he is today. This might be the reason why he is also very giving as he knows the pain of not having.
Not only by name, but Shah Rukh is also a king by heart as well. He supports various foundations and organizations but never shows off. He once said he believe the Quran saying:
If you do charity for a reason, it’s not a charity.” Hence, he continues to secretly help and serve the underprivileged and the marginalized.
As everyone knows that, the world is currently suffering from the coronavirus outbreak: Shah Rukh has made an announcement that he will do every possible form his side to help the state and central governments during the fight against the coronavirus prevalent.
Additionally, 5 feet 7 inches tall actor is the brand ambassador of the campaigns like National AIDS Control Organization and Pulse Polio. Likewise, in India, he is a member of the board of directors of the nonprofit organization, Make-A-Wish Foundation.
My Name Is Khan actor has supported the charitable organization Meer Foundation. Also, he is a donor to victims of natural disasters and cancer patients. Also, he brought electricity in 7 Odisha villages and adopted 12 villages in Bhitarkamika National Park in Odisha.
Khan received an honour with UNESCO’s Pyramide con Marni award in 2011 for supporting the kids' education. Also, in 2018, the international star was honoured by the World Economic Forum’s Crystal Award for his guidance in championing children’s and women’s rights in India.
Often media labelled Shah Rukh as “Brand SRK” due to the act of his business setting risk and endorsement deals. His very first advertising business was Liberty Shows in 1988. He was on the list of high profile brand ambassador of 2008 when he signed a deal with 39 brands in a year.
The King Khan of Bollywood has endorsed various popular brands like LML, Pepsi, Nokia, TAG Heuer, Hyundai, Dish TV, D’décor, LUX, Denver, Nerolac Paints, and others.
Global Ambassador Of WSSCC
14 Filmfare winner (also known as Indian Oscar award) Khan is the first global ambassador of the organization Water Supply and Sanitation Collaborative Council (WSSCC), who was appointed by the United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS) in 2011.
Later, Baazigar actor also became an ambassador for Interpol’s campaign, Turn Back Crime’ in 2014. As per the reports, he was also signed as the brand ambassador for Apple Inc India after Tim Cook visited India, where he also partied with SRK at Mannat. However, the news is yet not revealed.
Expensive Things In The World That SRK Owns
If Bollywood star Shah Rukh is called King, then it is obvious that his lifestyle is not less royal people. How will his royalty be completed with owing collections of expensive things in the world? Here are various expensive things in the world that SRK owns:
|TAG Grand Carrera Calibre||Rs, 2.5 lakh ($3,271.40)|
|Harley Davidson Dyna Street Bob||Rs 10 lakh (13,085.58)|
|Bentley Continental GT||Rs 4 crore ($523,423.20)|
|Rolls Royce Coupe||Rs 4.1 crore ($536,508.78)|
|Bugatti Veyron||Rs 14 crore ($1,831,981.20)|
|Custom designed Vanity Van||Rs 3.8 crore (497,252.04)|
|BMW 6 series||Rs 1.3 crore ($170,112.54)|
|BMW 7 series||Rs 2 crore ($261,711.60)|
|BMW i8||Rs 2.6 crore ($340,225.08)|
|Mercedes Benz S600 Guard||Rs 2.8 crore ($366,396.24)|
Does He Own A Privet Jet?
As the fan of Khan assumes him the owner of a private jet, it is not true. When in an interview, SRK was asked if he owns a one he said it is not true at all. He stated that:
“No not yet, but I’m working on it. Last 2 films [then makes a face]...otherwise I would have got it. Really.”
Shah Rukh Khan was born Shahrukh Khan on November 2, 1965, in New Delhi, India. His late father, Taj Mohammed Khan, was a businessman while his late mother, Lateef Fatima Khan, was magistrate. He grew up with his sister, Shehnaz Lalarukh Khan.
Talking about Khan’s education, he attended St. Columbas’ School. After that, from 1985 to 1988, he went to Hansraj College.
Additionally, Kal Ho Naa Ho star also enrolled Jamia Millia Islamia. Later, he also went to the National School of Drama.
How Is World’s Biggest Movie Star With His Family?
Shah Rukh Khan is married to the producer and designer Gauri Khan. The couple met in 1984 and started dating. The duo finally exchanged the wedding vows in Hindu tradition after 6 years of relationship on October 25, 1991.
The adorable celebrity couple was blessed with their first child, Aryan Khan, in 1997. Again, in 2000, they welcomed a baby girl, Suhana Khan.
After 13 years old, King Khan and his wife completed their family after the youngest Khan, AbRam Khan, was born in 2013 via surrogacy.
The philanthropist Khan often finds a way to spend quality time with his family despite his busy schedule. He is often spotted reading, playing, painting, and doing other creative work with his family.
As per Khan, he is very overprotective when it comes to his family and kids.