Shahrukh Khan  is an Indian film actor, producer and television host. Often referred to as “The King of Bollywood”, He has acted in over 70 Hindi films. He was born on 1st November, 1965 to Muslim parents of Pathan descent in New Delhi, India. According to wiki information, Shahrukh’s father Taj Mohammed Khan was an Indian Independence activist from Peshawar, British India. Also mentioned in the wiki is that his paternal grandfather was orginally from Afghanistan. Shahrukh’s mother was Lateef Fatima and she was the adopted daughter of Major General Shah Nawaz Khan of the Januja Rajput clan. Shahrukh Khan has an elder sister named Shehnaz.

Shahrukh’s parents

Shahrukh's parents

As a baby

As a baby

With sister Shehnaz

With sister Shehnaz

Shahrukh as a small kid

 Shahrukh as a small kid

According to the wiki information, Shahrukh Khan grew up in the Rajendra Nagar neighbourhood in Delhi. He attended St. Columbus school where he actively participated in sports, drama and academics. Shahrukh even won the Sword of Honour, an annual award given to the student who best represents the spirit of the school. Later Shahrukh Khan attended the Hansraj College from 1985 to 1988 and graduated with a Bachelor degree in Economics(honors). Shahrukh Khan received one of the 17 sheilds given by Hansraj college to its alumni who had excelled in their lives and professions. Shahrukh Khan then went on to pursue a Masters Degree in Mass Communications at Jamia Millia Islamia but soon left to make his career in Bollywood as an actor mentions the wiki.

In the school album

In the school album

Shahrukh as a Teenager

Shahrukh as a Teenager

Partying with friends

Partying with friends

Sword of Honour Achievement

Sword of Honour Achievement

As per the wiki article, Shahrukh Khan studied acting at Delhi’s Theater Action group under  celebrated Theater Director Barry John. As specially mentioned in the wiki article by Barry John, Shahrukh Khan stands an outstanding student and performer. Says Barry John about Shahrukh Khan, “The credit for the phenomenally successful development and management of Shahrukh’s career goes to the superstar himself.”

His Cricket Club

His Cricket Club

In the college alumnus

In the college alumnus

With mom during his childhood

With mom during his childhood

Shahrukh Khan thus completed his education and then went on to pursue movies. Before he did films Sharukh Khan was seen in the TV series Fauji where he played Commando Abhimanyu Rai. He later appeared in another TV serial Circus, in 1989. As mentioned in wiki and many other articles on various websites, Shahrukh’s acting style has been said to resemble yesteryear actor Dilip Kumar.

During Fauji serial making

During Fauji serial making