There are rumors that Pathans are stupid and whimsical, but we see that the same khans are making us proud all over the world. They have proved everyone wrong through their actions and no one can deny the fact that we have underestimated the power of Khans. I am sure we all laugh on the Pathan jokes and after reading this article you are going to realize that the jokes are on us.
Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan
Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan (late) was a world renowned songwriter and singer, best known for his qawwalis and sufi qalam. Even the people who understand Urdu/Punjabi used to spend money and time to travel just to attend his concert. He introduced qawwali music to an international audience. He is the ultimate legend and he will always be in our hearts. He is unarguably the most famous Pakistani Qawwal ever lived. His most famous qawwalis are Tumhe Dillagi, Sanson Ki Mala Pey, Piya Re Piya Re, Sanu Aik Pal Chain Na, Yeh Jo Halka Halka Suroor, Dam Mast Qalandar, Mere Rashk-e- Qamar, Afreen Afreen and many more.
Imran Khan is a champion cricketer and a politician. He made many fans and followers in both of his fields, especially the youth of Pakistan. He studied in Oxford. He became a champion in cricket and lead Pakistan in the ‘92 world cup. After retirement, he joined politics and formed his own political party i.e. PTI. He is also famous internationally because he was married to an English journalist, Jemima Goldsmith.
Shahid Khan Afridi
Shahid Afridi is a Pakistani former Test and ODI cricketer and currently the T20 captain. He is regarded as one of the greatest big-hitting cricketers of all time. He is the cricket hero of every kid in Pakistan. Well known as “BOOOM BOOOM AFRIDI”, this guy has made a huge space in our hearts. He made three fastest ODI centuries out of seven. He is one of the most famous cricketers in the world, one would desire to meet for.
Shahrukh Khan also known as SRK is an Indian actor and producer. He struggled a lot in his acting career and now he’s at the top. He is one of the richest actors worldwide, recognized all over the world. Los Angeles times described him as “World’s Biggest Movie Star”. He has come a long way from being nothing to being the best actor in India. His films like “Baazigar”, “Dil Walay Dulhaniya Lay Jayen Gen”, “Kabhi Khushi Kabhi Gham”, “Kal Ho Naa Ho”, “Kuch Kuch Hota Hai”, “My Name Is Khan”, “Devdas” and “Veer Zaara” will never be forgotten.
Born in Jhelum, Pakistan on 1st April, 1959, Hasnat khan is a heart surgeon in England. He was born in Jehlum, Pakistan. He is much famous because of his love life with Princess Diana. He met Princess in the Royal Brompton Hospital, while she was visiting a sick friend. After Princess separated from her husband, Prince Charles, the Princess attracted towards Khan and in order to meet him again and again, she started began visiting the hospital on a daily basis. Their relationship flourished and lasted for the next two years. They broke up after two years due to cultural differences and some other reasons which are yet unknown. The book “Diana: her last love” and the film adaptation is based on their love life. He dated Diana for two years. She even visited Pakistan and met his family.
Chaka Khan was a well-known singer, who enjoyed an amazing recording career over two decades. She was also a part of the famous band Rufus. This extraordinary singer has won many Grammy awards. Her songs with Rufus like “Sweet Thing” and “Tell Me Something Good” are quite known till today. Then she went solo and gave super hits like “Ain’t Nobody” and “Do You Love What You Feel”.
Amir Khan is a British boxer and two-time former world champion. He was born on 8th December, 1986 in Bolton, Great Manchester and has a background of the Punjabi Rajput family. He got his education from Smithills School in Bolton and Bolton community College. He owns the WBA and IBF titles. He is the youngest British Olympic boxing medalist much loved and praised around the world. He for sure is an inspiration for young boys. He currently holds WBC silver welterweight title.
Genghis Khan was a Mongolian warrior and ruler who created the largest empire, the Mughal Empire. The Khan was married at the age of 16 and had many wives. At the age of 20, he began to build the large army in order to demolish the individual tribes in Northeast Asia to unite them under his rule. He is also known for the brutality of his campaigns. He was ruthless.