Some interesting facts about the King of Romance - Shahrukh Khan

  • SRK used to run a restaurant in Darya Ganj in Delhi during his struggling days.
  • Shah Rukh Khan Was Originally Named Abdul Rahman By His maternal Grand Mother (Naani). But his father did not like the name and changed it to ‘Shah Rukh Khan’
  • SRK played more than 27 cameos in various movies like Hey Baby, Bhootnath, Ae dil hai mushkil any many more.
  • His debut film was Dil Aashna Hai, but due to the delay in the release of the film, Deewana is considered to be his debut film.
  • His first salary was Rs. 50 which he earned at a Pankaj Udhas concert in Delhi in the early 80s. He used that money to visit Taj Mahal.
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  • The number plates of all his cars read 555. Shah Rukh is superstitious about numbers and believes that the right numbers bring him good luck.
  • Shahrukh was paid Rs. 25000 for the movie Kabhi Haa Kabhi Naa and he even sold the tickets at booking window for the same on the opening day of the movie
  • Before entering into Bollywood SRK played roles in hit television serial like Fauji & Circus
  • SRK is one of the richest celebrities in the world with more than 600 Million USD
  • DDLJ is one of the longest running movie & the most successful movie starring SRK
  • "Rahul - Naam toh suna hi hoga" - SRK had Rahul as his On-screen name more than 8 times
  • SRK played negative character in 6 of his films: Darr, Bazigar, Duplicate, Anjaam, Don & Don 2
  • He received first filmfare award for the movie Deewana.
  • Wax statue of SRK is kept in London’s Madame Tussaud’s Museum where Wax statue of famous people are kept.
  • SRK won Best Actor for more than 8 times in Filmfare Awards and overall 29 times in different awards
  • He bought a villa on a man-made island on the coast of Dubai in the United Arab Emirates.

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