Shah Rukh Khan was born on 2 November 1965, He is also known as SRK, is an Indian film actor, producer and television personality. Referred to in the media and is called by many names as Baadshah of Bollywood, King of Bollywood or King Khan. Fans, friends, colleagues, relatives all accept him as a hardworking person and a person with ‘Never Stop Working Attitude’.
Khan attended St. Columba’s School in Central Delhi where he excelled in his studies and in sports such as hockey and football, and received the school’s highest award, the Sword of Honour. In his youth, he acted in stage plays and received praise for his imitations of Bollywood actors, of which his favourites were Dilip Kumar, Amitabh Bachhan & Mumtaz.
Khan enrolled at Hansraj College (1985–88) to earn his bachelor’s degree in Economics, but spent much of his time at Delhi’s Theatre Action Group (TAG), where he studied acting under the mentorship of theatre director Barry John. He pursued his master’s degree in Mass Communication at Jamia Millia Islamia University. But, felt to move forward with his theatre interest, he left the college.
Khan was born on 2 November 1965 in a Muslim family in New Delhi. He spent the first five years of his life with his maternal grandfather, Lfthikar Ahmed, who served as the chief engineer of the port in the 1960s, in Mangalore.
Khan’s first starring role was in Lekh Tandon‘s television series Dil Dariya, which began shooting in 1988, but production delays led to the 1989 series Fauji becoming his television debut instead.
Khan was initially reticent to portray the role of a lover, but this film is credited with establishing him as a ‘romantic hero’. Lauded by both critics and the public, it became the year’s highest grossing production in India and abroad and was declared an ‘all time blockbuster’ by Box Office India, with a gross of over ₹1.22 billion (US$18 million) worldwide.