Shah Rukh Khan

1965 - Today

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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 cinema. Referred to in the media as the "Baadshah of Bollywood" and "King Khan", he has appeared in more than 100 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 Order of Arts and Letters 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 48,243,017 page views. His biography is available in 110 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 107 in 2019). Shah Rukh Khan is the 44th most popular actor (up from 100th in 2019), the 17th most popular biography from India (up from 23rd 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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  • 48M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 75.29

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 110

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 17.52

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.91

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)


Among actors, Shah Rukh Khan ranks 44 out of 13,578Before him are Vivien Leigh, Catherine Deneuve, Gérard Depardieu, Marcello Mastroianni, Nicolas Cage, and Vin Diesel. After him are Claudia Cardinale, Debbie Reynolds, Alan Rickman, Jack Nicholson, James Dean, and Asta Nielsen.

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Among people born in 1965, Shah Rukh Khan ranks 1After him are J. K. Rowling, Dmitry Medvedev, Bashar al-Assad, Salman Khan, Petro Poroshenko, Mads Mikkelsen, Tedros Adhanom, Gheorghe Hagi, Hans-Dieter Flick, Björk, and Charlie Sheen.

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In India

Among people born in India, Shah Rukh Khan ranks 17 out of 1,861Before him are Srinivasa Ramanujan (1887), Ramakrishna (1836), Vivien Leigh (1913), Nagarjuna (150), Shivaji (1627), and Mahavira (-599). After him are Indira Gandhi (1917), Rudyard Kipling (1865), Ānanda (-600), Chandragupta Maurya (-340), Swami Vivekananda (1863), and Subhas Chandra Bose (1897).

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 Aishwarya Rai (1973), Salman Khan (1965), Julie Christie (1940), Mithun Chakraborty (1950), Akshay Kumar (1967), Ajay Devgn (1969), Dharmendra (1935), Shilpa Shetty (1975), and Amrish Puri (1932).

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