From a semi-naked urchin living on pavements to corporate executives living out of their suitcases, you will not find someone in India who does not know Shah Rukh Khan. King Khan, as he is often referred to by his fans and media, has the record of acting in some of the biggest blockbusters and Bollywood potboilers of India till date.
With his net worth touching US$600 million, he is among the richest actors in and outside India. In fact, he is said to be wealthier than Hollywood stalwarts like Adam Sandler and Tom Hanks. Khan had also ventured into producing movies and participated in several humanitarian campaigns.
Shah Rukh Khan Family Profile
Let us take a look at the icon’s illustrious family in detail:
Khan’s Parents- Meer Taj Mohammed and Lateef Fatima
Shah Rukh was born to Lateef Fatima and Meer Taj Mohammed Khan. The star lost his parents when he was very young, even before they could see him touching the skies of success. Shah Rukh Khan often remembers and revers his parents in various media interviews and congregations.
Khan’s Siblings- Shehnaz Lalarukh Khan
Shah Rukh has one sister- Shehnaz Lalarukh Khan. She is six years senior to the actor and lives with his family.
Khan’s wife- Gauri Khan
Shah Rukh met Gauri for the first time in 1984 and they tied the knot post pursuing a breezy romance. She was born Gauri Chhibba. The marriage took place in 1991, much before SRK became the legendary star of Bollywood. Gauri had extended all the support to her actor husband and presently shares chief responsibilities at Red Chillies Entertainment, a film distribution and production entity set by SRK. Through thick and thin, she stood by her husband and contributed to his stupendous success.
Children of Shah Rukh and Gauri Khan
Born- November 13, 1997
Aryan Khan, eldest son of Shah Rukh and Gauri Khan, made his acting debut in his father’s blockbuster, ‘Kabhi Khushi Kabhi Gham’, which was directed by Karan Johar. He is interested in Taekwondo. He is presently undergoing higher studies in London’s Sevenoaks School.
Born-May 22, 2000
Suhana, the second child of Shah Rukh and Gauri Khan is somewhat media shy. The young girl is more interested in sports and dancing. She is currently studying at Dhirubhai Ambani International School in Mumbai. Unlike her elder brother, she has not made his silver screen debut yet. As per the latest news, she may also pursue higher studies in London like her brother Aryan.
SRK and Gauri Khan had their third child Abram through surrogacy. The youngest son of the couple, Abram was born prematurely and spent a lot of time in hospital. The latest SRK flick- ‘Happy New Year’ features the child in the credit rolls along with his father.Unlike his grown up children, Shah Rukh prefers to keep the toddler away from media glare as far as possible.
Shah Rukh Khan Family Net Worth
The net worth of Shah Rukh Khan family now stands at US$600 million.