King Khan, the man who is never going to be old seemingly has fandom across the globe. He still rules the tinsel town and is giving hit after hit since decades. Here a few facts regarding Shah Rukh Khan.
Shah Rukh Khan won the Sword of Honor, a prize given to the best student, at St Columba’s School in Delhi.
In school, SRK’s Hindi was poor. His mother promised to take him to the cinema if he passed his Hindi exams and, because young SRK loved watching movies, he began to get top marks in Hindi then onwards.
SRK is scared of riding horses and is a chain smoker.
He is very fond of BMW and owns a series of them including the latest models of them.
When he came to Mumbai as a hopeful actor, he had no place to stay. He lived with fellow actor Viveck Vaswani, who later appeared in Raju Ban Gaya Gentleman and Josh with him, and helped SRK meet directors and producers.
SRK was watching Yash Chopra’s Lamhe in a theatre with Viveck Vaswani when halfway through his secretary arrived to inform him that Mr. Chopra was considering casting him in a movie. SRK abandoned Lamhe immediately and went to Mr. Chopra’s office. He did end up being cast in the movie, which was Darr.
SRK makes sure his sleeping pyjamas are freshly ironed every night because you never know who you may meet in your dreams.
Shah Rukh Khan’s first salary was Rs 50 which he earned by working as an usher at a Pankaj udhas concert in Delhi. He used the money to take the train to Agra and see the Taj Mahal.