Kader Khan

Indian-Canadian film actor, script and dialogue writer

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.[3]

Kader Khan
Kader Khan 2012.jpg
Khan in 2012
Born(1937-12-11)11 December 1937[1]
Died31 December 2018(2018-12-31) (aged 81)
Other namesKing Khan
Alma materIsmail Yusuf College
Spouse(s)Azra Khan
ChildrenSarfaraz Khan

Khan died from complications of progressive supranuclear palsy at a hospital in Toronto, Ontario on 31 December 2018 at the age of 81.[4][5]


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  3. "An interview with Kader Khan in Pune". February 2007. Retrieved 2014-10-01. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  4. "Actor Kader Khan passes away". January 1, 2019. Retrieved January 1, 2019.
  5. "Kader Khan, Veteran Actor, Dies At 81 After Long Illness". January 1, 2019. Retrieved January 1, 2019.