Bollywood superstar Shahrukh Khan was conferred with the Chevalier de la Legion d’Honneur (Knight of the Legion of Honour), the highest Honour in France, in Mumbai, India on July 1, 2014.
Shahrukh Khan Receives Highest French Honour
He received the award at the hands of H. E. Laurent Fabius, the Minister for Foreign Affairs and International Development of France.
Shahrukh Khan Receives Highest French Honour 2014
Speaking at the event, Sharhrukh said that it was his mother’s birthday that day, that she would have been very proud and he wished she was there to witness it. He also expressed that he accepted the award on behalf of film-makers across the country and not as an individual actor.
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Shahrukh Khan 2014 Receives Highest French Honour
Shahrukh Khan 2014 Receives Highest French Honour Pictures
Shahrukh Khan 2014 Pictures
Amitabh Bachchan is the only other Indian actor to be conferred with this honour.