Shah Rukh Khan biography, age, height, wife, family and more

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CareerActor
Birthday2 November 1965
Age54
BirthplaceNew Delhi
Height6' 8''
Weight75
Net worth$600 million (2020)
Relationship statusMarried

Shahrukh khan was born on 2nd of November 1965 in New Delhi. His first name was Abdul Rehman which was given by his maternal grandmother, but his father changed it to Shahrukh Khan. e did his schooling at the St. Columba’s School in Delhi, where he used to play cricket as a wicket-keeper.

He completed his Bachelor’s degree in Economics from the Hansraj College, University of Delhi. He is also a post graduate in Mass Communications (Filmmaking) from the Jamia Millia Islamia University in New Delhi. He had been a talented student during his school days and even received the award ‘Sword of Honor’ in his school.

Shahrukh hails from an Islamic middle-class Indian family in New Delhi. His father Late Taj Mohammad Khan was a businessman and had a transport company, and his mother Late Lateef Fatima was a magistrate as well as the social worker. His parents had a love marriage, and their love story began in a hospital when his father donated his blood to his mother who was injured. He has one elder sister named Shahnaz Lalarukh. They used to live in a rental apartment in Delhi.

On 25 October 1991, he was married to his college girlfriend Gauri Chibber who is now an Indian film producer and an interior designer. He has two sons- Aryan Khan, AbRam Khan and one daughter- Suhana Khan.

Shah Rukh Khan made a small screen debut with the serial Fauji in 1989. Then, he appeared in several TV serials like Umeed, Wagle Ki Duniya, and Mahan Karz. He also worked in an English language telefilm In Which Annie Gives It Those Ones. His debut in the Indian film Industry was with the movie Deewana in 1992 and, then signed the movies like Chamatkar, Raju Ban Gaya Gentleman, Maya Memsaab, King Uncle, Baazigar, Darr and also a cameo in Pehla Nasha.
In 1994, he worked in the film Kabhi Haan Kabhi Naa on a salary of ₹25,000 only and even sold the movie tickets at the booking window of a Mumbai's theatre. In 1995, his film Dilwale Dulhaniya Le Jayenge proved a blockbuster in theatres all over the country.

Controversies of Shahrukh Khan

He was criticized for mistreating a security guard during an IPL match at Wankhede stadium in Mumbai and was also barred to enter the stadium.

In 2001, he had to pay a fine of ₹12,627 on the allegation of not paying the license fee, and illegal use of a plot of land, which was consigned to his mother on an annual license fee.
In 2008, Shahrukh and Indian film actor Salman Khan had an argumentation and fight at Katrina Kaif's birthday party.
In 2012, he again became a controversial figure by slapping Shirish Kunder (Farah Khan's husband) in a party.
In 2016, he had to face the allegations of the officials of flouting heritage rules for building a ramp outside his bungalow, which was later demolished by the BMC officials.

Awards by Shah Rukh Khan


  • UNESCO's Pyramide con Marni award in 2011 for his support in children's education
  • World Economic Forum's Crystal Award in 2018 for his leadership in championing women's and children rights
  • Honorary Doctorate from University of Edinburgh, Scotland
  • Padma Shri by Government of India
  • Goodwill Ambassador by the Government of South Korea
  • Ordre des Arts et des Lettres by government of France
  • Legion d'honneur by Government of France


Filfare awards won by Shah Rukh Khan


  • Best Debut for the film Deewana in 1993
  • Best Actor for the film Baazigar in 1994
  • Critics Award for Best Actor for the film Kabhi Haan Kabhi Naa in 1995
  • Best Villian for the film Anjaam in 1995
  • Best Actor for the film Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge in 1996
  • Best Actor for the film Dil To Pagal Hai in 1998
  • Best Actor for the film Kuch Kuch Hota Hai in 1999
  • Critics Award for Best Actor for the film Mohabbatein in 2001
  • Special Award Swiss Consulate Trophy in 2002
  • Best Actor for the film Devdas in 2003
  • Power Award in 2004
  • Best Actor for the film Swades in 2005
  • Power Award in 2005
  • Best Actor for the film Chak De India in 2008
  • Best Actor for the film My Name Is Khan in 2011


Shah Rukh Khan car's collection

Shahrukh khan owns the following cars


  • Audi A6 luxury saloon
  • Bentley continental GT
  • BMW 6 series
  • BMW 7 series
  • BMW i8
  • Buggati Veyron
  • Mitsubishi Pajero SFX
  • Rolce Royce Phantom Drophead coupe
  • Toyota land cruiser prado


Shah Rukh Khan's net worth

Shahrukh Khan's net worth is approx $600 million and he charges approx 45 crores per film

Shah Rukh Khan photos


Facts About Shah Rukh Khan!

  1. Shahrukh Khan was born in a middle class family as his father was associated with a transport business and mother was a judge.
  2. During an TV interview, Shahrukh revealed that his Mom was a South-Indian and purely belonged to Andhra Pradesh though later moved towards Karnataka.
  3. Shahrukh Khan is a real food buff and crazy for Raan Roast and Tandoori Chicken, once he told that he can eat Tandoori Chicken more than 365 days.
  4. He also did small roles in Television serials named Wagle Ki Duniya, Umeed, or even in an English Tele film titled In Which Annie Gives It Those Ones.
  5. After his Mom’s death in the year1991, he settled in Mumbai together with his sister.
  6. King Khan was afterwards casted in back-to-back movies named Raju Ban Gaya Gentleman, Chamatkar, King Uncle, Maya Memsaab, Darr, Baazigar and also a cameo appearance in Pehla Nasha.
  7. Even though he doesn’t stutter in his real life, his dialogue, I love you KKK Kiran from the film Darr became an all-time favorite hit.