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58th Birthday Special: Actor Shahrukh Khan – Early Life, Acting Career & Iconic Movies

HAPPY BIRTHDAY SHAHRUKH KHAN: On November 2, 1965, a superstar was born in New Delhi, India, who would go on to become one of the most iconic actors in the history of Indian cinema. As Shahrukh Khan celebrates his 58th birthday Today, it’s the perfect time to reflect on his extraordinary journey from a middle-class family to the “King of Bollywood.” This article delves into early life, family background, acting career, and some of the most famous movies that have defined Shahrukh Khan’s illustrious career.

Early Life and Family:

Shahrukh Khan, lovingly known as “King Khan,” was born in a Muslim family in New Delhi. He grew up in a modest family in the Rajendra Nagar neighborhood. Shahrukh attended St. Columba’s School and later Hansraj College, where he pursued a degree in economics. Afterward, he enrolled in the National School of Drama but later shifted his focus to acting in the world of Indian television and films.

Acting Career:

Shahrukh Khan’s acting career began in the late 1980s, with appearances in television series like “Fauji”. However, his big break came in 1992 with the film “Deewana,” where he played the lead role. His portrayal of the romantic hero won the hearts of audiences across the nation, and he soon became a sensation. From there, there was no looking back for Shahrukh Khan.

In the following years, Shahrukh starred in numerous successful films, showcasing his versatility as an actor. He ventured into various genres, from romantic dramas to action-packed thrillers. Some of his most memorable films include “Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge,” “Dil To Pagal Hai,” “Kuch Kuch Hota Hai,” “Devdas,” “My Name is Khan,” “Chennai Express,” and “Raees.”

Here are SRK’s Most Famous Movies:

  1. “Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge” (1995): This film is considered one of the greatest love stories in Indian cinema. Shahrukh Khan and Kajol’s on-screen chemistry in this iconic romance is still celebrated by fans worldwide.
  2. “Kuch Kuch Hota Hai” (1998): This movie solidified Shahrukh’s reputation as the “King of Romance.” His character, Rahul, became synonymous with modern-day romantic heroes.
  3. “Devdas” (2002): Shahrukh Khan’s portrayal of the tragic character Devdas was highly acclaimed, earning him several awards and accolades.
  4. “My Name is Khan” (2010): In this film, Shahrukh Khan delivered a powerful performance as Rizwan Khan, a character with Asperger’s syndrome, addressing important issues like discrimination and Islamophobia.
  5. “Chennai Express” (2013): This action-comedy film showcased Shahrukh’s versatility as he played the character Rahul, who gets entangled in a humorous and action-packed South Indian adventure.


As Shahrukh Khan turns 58, his contribution to the Indian film industry is immeasurable. He is not just an actor but a cultural icon, a global ambassador of Indian cinema, and an inspiration to millions. His journey from a middle-class family to Bollywood superstardom is a testament to his talent, hard work, and dedication. Through his iconic films and versatile performances, he has created a legacy that will continue to shine for generations to come. Happy 58th birthday to the “King of Bollywood” – Shahrukh Khan!

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