Bollywood super hero Shah Rukh Khan shows no signs of slowing down and he is busy with back to back films. We all know that the king khan of Bollywood is the highest earning person of the year and when coming to his personal life most of the things are hidden from the public eye. Let's take a look at few Shah Rukh’s unknown facts.
Abdul Rahman is the actual name of Shah Rukh Khan and it is named by his Nani. The actor admitted it and he further added stating that the name was not registered anywhere.
The actor’s father named him as Shah Rukh Khan has Abdul Rahman is not his official name.
Shahrukh's lifelong dream is to join the Indian Army and he never wanted to be an actor. Though the actor went to an Army school his mother never wanted him in the Army.
SRK has a huge fans following but the actor is a huge fans of the yesteryear actress Mumtaz and actor Dilip Kumar.
The superstar has an unusual habit of wearing ironed pajamas while going to bed every day as he believes he might meet someone special in dreams.
Before becoming an actor the Bollywood super hero ran a restaurant in Old Delhi's Daryaganj area.
SRK's Hindi was too poor at school. He later began to get top marks in Hindi when his mother promised him to take to the cinema if he pass Hindi exam because he loved watching movies when he was young.
In the initial days SRK was offered a film by Harry Baweja the father of Harman Baweja. The actor denied the offer as he was not keen of acting.
Shahrukh used to have the plans of making films but not acting. If this had happen we would have missed a romantic icon of Bollywood.
For a newbie in Bollywood it is difficult to get a single movie chance. But, before starting his Bollywood career SRK has signed almost 5 movies back to back in one day.
SRK and Gauri Khan are the most promising couple and the duo first met each other when Gauri was 14 while Shah Rukh was 18. Finally it turned into a happy marriage life.
Shahrukh Khan's first salary was Rs 50 and with the money he went to Agra to see the Taj Mahal. He earned those money by working as an usher at a Pankaj udhas concert in Delhi
SRK has a phobia of riding horses
On the opening day of 1994 movie Kabhi Haan Kabhi Naa SRK sold tickets at the booking window of a Mumbai cinema and he was paid Rs 25,000 for the film.
SRK's debut film was Dil Aashna Hai but the film has been delayed in the release due to various reasons. Deewana is considered to be his debut film
In around 9 films SRK is named as Rahul which include Dil To Pagal Hai, Chennai Express etc and he is called with the name Raj in 6 films.
SRK has been nominated 226 times for popular Bollywood awards and has won 207 of them.