Kader Khan

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Kader Khan
Kader Khan Sahab.jpg
Khan in 2013
Born(1937-10-22)22 October 1937
Died31 December 2018(2018-12-31) (aged 81)
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
NationalityIndian
Alma materIsmail Yusuf College
Occupation
Years active1971–2017
Spouse(s)Azra Khan
Children3 (including Sarfaraz Khan)
HonoursPadma Shri (2019; posthumously)

Kader Khan (11 December 1937 – 31 December 2018) was an Afghan-born Indian-Canadian Actor, screenwriter, comedian, and director. As an actor, he appeared in over 300 films after his debut movie in the 1973 movie Daag: A Poem of Love in which he acted as a prosecuting attorney.[1]

Khan died from complications of progressive supranuclear palsy at a hospital in Toronto, Ontario on 31 December 2018 at the age of 81.[2][3]

References[change | change source]

  1. "An interview with Kader Khan in Pune". February 2007. Retrieved 2014-10-01.
  2. "Actor Kader Khan passes away". January 1, 2019. Retrieved January 1, 2019.
  3. "Kader Khan, Veteran Actor, Dies At 81 After Long Illness". January 1, 2019. Retrieved January 1, 2019.