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Shah Rukh Khan first Indian actor to appear on Forbes cover

Agencies  New Delhi, January 23, 2013
First Published: 16:51 IST(23/1/2013) | Last Updated: 17:17 IST(23/1/2013)

The king of Bollywood, Shah Rukh Khan will soon be appearing on the cover page of Forbes magazine. The upcoming edition will list out the names of the 100 most powerful people in India.



A source close to the magazine told the daily, “In the four years since Forbes has entered the Indian market, SRK will be the first actor on the cover page.”

Shah Rukh Khan will talk about his success, cricket team and lots more in the feature.

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