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‘King of Bollywood’: Burj Khalifa lights up with birthday message for Shah Rukh Khan

The world tallest building was illuminated with the actor's name, wishing him a happy birthday."Happy birthday to the King of Bollywood, Shah Rukh Khan," the message read.

By: Trends Desk | New Delhi | November 3, 2019 3:49:26 pm
Shah Rukh Khan, Burj Khalifa, Shah Rukh Khan birthday, Shah Rukh Khan birthday wish by Burj Khalifa, Shah Rukh Khan Burj khalifa, Trending, Indian express The birthday wish was also accompanied by the building’s famous light and fountain show.

Shah Rukh Khan stood taller than usual on Saturday as Dubai’s iconic skyscraper Burj Khalifa was lit up with his name to mark the Bollywood actor’s 54th birthday.

“Happy birthday to the King of Bollywood, Shah Rukh Khan,” the message on the skyscraper read.

The birthday wishes were also accompanied by the building’s famous light and fountain show. The message had the song Dhoom Taana from his film Om Shanti Om playing in the background

Watch the video here:

The actor, who is the brand ambassador of Dubai tourism’s Be My Guest campaign, shared the video of Burj Khalifa on his Instagram and Twitter feeds.

“Thanks for making me shine so bright. Your love and kindness are unsurpassable. Wow! This is really the Tallest I have ever been. Love u Dubai. It’s my birthday and I’m the guest!” he captioned his post.

Fans around the world reacted to his post, appreciating the fitting tribute to the actor. Take a look at some of the reactions:

Some even claimed that the actor is “the first Indian” ever to be featured on the skyscraper. However, last month Mahatma Gandhi was featured on the building, to mark his 150th birthday. The illumination was accompanied by his favourite bhajan Vaishnava Jana To, playing in the background.

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