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, film producer, and television personality who works in Hindi films. Referred to in the media as the "Baadshah of Bollywood" (in reference to his 1999 film Baadshah), "King of Bollywood" and "King Khan", he has appeared in more than 80 films, and earned numerous accolades, including 14 Filmfare Awards. The Government of India has awarded him the Padma Shri, and the Government of France has awarded him the Ordre des Arts et des Lettres and the Legion of Honour. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Shah Rukh Khan has received more than 31,693,328 page views. His biography is available in 103 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 99 in 2019). Shah Rukh Khan is the 551st most popular actor (down from 449th in 2019), the 95th most popular biography from India (down from 85th in 2019) and the 6th 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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Among actors, Shah Rukh Khan ranks 551 out of 10,030Before him are André Antoine, Rex Harrison, Steve Buscemi, Shelley Winters, Udo Kier, and James Cagney. After him are Linda Christian, Ken Watanabe, Raf Vallone, Erland Josephson, Elliott Gould, and Buck Henry.

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Among people born in 1965, Shah Rukh Khan ranks 13Before him are Rodney King, Robert Downey Jr., Björk, Gheorghe Hagi, Waris Dirie, and Brandon Lee. After him are Petro Poroshenko, Laurent Blanc, Sarah Jessica Parker, Brooke Shields, Mads Mikkelsen, and Dr. Dre.

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In India

Among people born in India, Shah Rukh Khan ranks 95 out of 1,227Before him are Maudgalyayana (-568), Rajendra Prasad (1884), Deepak Chopra (1946), Engelbert Humperdinck (1936), Ahmed Deedat (1918), and Samudragupta (335). After him are Kim Philby (1912), Sambhaji (1657), Ramanuja (1017), Gerald Durrell (1925), Sarojini Naidu (1879), and Guru Gobind Singh (1666).

Among ACTORS In India

Among actors born in India, Shah Rukh Khan ranks 6Before him are Amitabh Bachchan (1942), Vivien Leigh (1913), Salman Khan (1965), Aishwarya Rai (1973), and Julie Christie (1940). After him are Aamir Khan (1965), Ajay Devgn (1969), Dharmendra (1935), Mithun Chakraborty (1950), Amrish Puri (1932), and Hema Malini (1948).

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