The actor stays with his family in his bungalow Mannat in suburban Bandra here.

"Thank you everyone, all who came outside the house with crackers and posters. Love to you all and apologies to the neighbours. Your love makes me happy," Shah Rukh posted on the micro-blogging website on Friday night.

SRK: REDEFINING STARDOM (In pics)

Touted as the king of romance, the actor has enjoyed much adulation for his films like "Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge", "Dil To Pagal Hai", "Kuch Kuch Hota Hai", "Kabhi Khushi Kabhi Gham" and "Jab Tak Hai Jaan".

He proved his versatility by featuring in action films like "Don 2" and issue-based films like "My Name Is Khan", "Chak De! India" and "Swades".

The actor also thanked viewers for making him the subject of their admiration.

"'The mark of one born with noble qualities is being born without envy'- Francois. Now because of your love, I envy no one. Thanks all for ennobling me," he added on Saturday.

Salute to your spirit, B'town wishes King Khan

Saluting his ever lively spirit and enthusiasm, Bollywood celebrities conveyed their birthday wishes to the superstar.

Calling him "a good friend" and someone who has never shared "a dull moment", his peers in the film fraternity took to Twitter to wish him a wonderful life ahead.

Abhishek Bachchan: Happy Birthday to a good friend, a great guide and best team member to have when playing FIFA. Shah Rukh Khan have a super year, big love.

Neha Dhupia: Happy birthday Shah Rukh Khan ... you are the reason why we believe in the magic! Big love ...

Farah Khan: Happy birthday to my wiser, richer and "older-than-me" friend!...Pictures abhi baaki hain mere dost! (the pictures will follow) Love you !

Boman Irani: To a man who has never shared a dull moment with the world. Happy Birthday my good man Shahrukh! Lots of love to you.

Ritesh Sidhwani: Happy Birthday Don. wish you a year full of happiness, success, peace and loads of love.

Aditi Rao Hydari: Happy happy happiest birthday SRK. You are loved.

Aadesh Shrivastava: Happy birthday to Shah bhai (brother). May you achieve this year what you desire, good health. Many happy returns of the day, God bless you.

The actor was last seen in Rohit Shetty's "Chennai Express" and is now busy with Farah Khan's "Happy New Year".

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