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Shah Rukh Khan

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Shah Rukh Khan (pronounced [ˈʃɑːɦɾʊx xɑːn]; born 2 November 1965), also known by the initialism SRK, is an Indian actor and film producer who works in Hindi films. Referred to in the media as the "Baadshah of Bollywood" and "King Khan", he has appeared in more than 90 films, and earned numerous accolades, including 14 Filmfare Awards. He has been awarded the Padma Shri by the Government of India, as well as the Ordre des Arts et des Lettres and Legion of Honour by the Government of France. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Shah Rukh Khan has received more than 41,108,962 page views. His biography is available in 107 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 103 in 2019). Shah Rukh Khan is the 100th most popular actor (up from 551st in 2019), the 24th most popular biography from India (up from 95th in 2019) and the 3rd most popular Indian Actor.

Shah Rukh Khan is most famous for his acting career. He is one of the most successful actors in India and is known for his appearances in films such as Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge, Dil To Pagal Hai, Kuch Kuch Hota Hai, and Swades.

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Shah Rukh Khan applauds Jawan writer Sumit Arora for film’s ‘memorable’ dialogues, he says ‘truly the Zinda Banda of Bollywood’
In a social media post, Jawan dialogue writer Sumit Arora showered praise on everyone involved in Jawan, with a special emphasis on Shah Rukh Khan.
‘Jawan’ Gives Shah Rukh Khan a Second Bollywood Blockbuster of 2023 | Analysis
The SRK-starring actioner is an unusual blend of progressive politics and multi-industry cooperation for the sake of Indian cinema The post ‘Jawan’ Gives Shah Rukh Khan a Second Bollywood Blockbuster of 2023 | Analysis appeared first on TheWrap.
‘Jawan’ Gives Shah Rukh Khan a Second Bollywood Blockbuster of 2023
India pulled another big win at the global box office. Shah Rukh Khan’s action-filled political melodrama “Jawan” has zoomed past $113 million worldwide in just over two weeks. With $112 million thus far, it now seems sure to pass the $130 million total of SK…
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'Jawan' box office: Shah Rukh Khan becomes only actor to score Rs 1,000 cr Hindi net in a single year
It has truly been the year of superstar Shah Rukh Khan, who has delivered two back-to-back hits Pathaan and Jawan -- the two films that broke all box office records. And with this, Shah Rukh Khan has become the only actor to score Rs 1,000 crore Hindi net in …

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Among actors, Shah Rukh Khan ranks 100 out of 9,996Before him are Leslie Nielsen, Jason Statham, Michael Gambon, Sidney Poitier, Pierce Brosnan, and Tom Selleck. After him are Gary Cooper, Alec Baldwin, Monica Vitti, Helen Mirren, Ben Affleck, and Henry Fonda.

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Among people born in 1965, Shah Rukh Khan ranks 2Before him is Dmitry Medvedev. After him are J. K. Rowling, Bashar al-Assad, Petro Poroshenko, Tedros Adhanom, Salman Khan, Mads Mikkelsen, Brandon Lee, Robert Downey Jr., Gheorghe Hagi, and Charlie Sheen.

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In India

Among people born in India, Shah Rukh Khan ranks 24 out of 1,493Before him are Kālidāsa (400), Shivaji (1627), Ānanda (-600), Bodhidharma (483), Chandragupta Maurya (-340), and Swami Vivekananda (1863). After him are Subhas Chandra Bose (1897), Jiddu Krishnamurti (1895), Sathya Sai Baba (1926), Kabir (1440), Adi Shankara (788), and Valmiki (-80).

Among ACTORS In India

Among actors born in India, Shah Rukh Khan ranks 3Before him are Amitabh Bachchan (1942) and Vivien Leigh (1913). After him are Julie Christie (1940), Aishwarya Rai (1973), Salman Khan (1965), Girish Karnad (1938), Ajay Devgn (1969), Dharmendra (1935), Shilpa Shetty (1975), Amrish Puri (1932), and Hema Malini (1948).

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