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Who Is The Most Famous Khan In The World?

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How many celebrities with the last name Khan can you think of? The famous Khans below have many different professions, including notable actors with the last name Khan, famous musicians named Khan, and even athletes named Khan.

Chaka Khan is certainly one of the most famous Khans on this list. One of the famous singers with the last name Khan, she started her career with the band Rufus before launching a successful solo career. “I'm Every Woman,” “I Feel for You,” and “Through the Fire” are among her biggest hits.

Another of the famous people with the last name Khan is Genghis Khan. He was the first Great Khan of the Mongol Empire. He is largely considered to be the founding father of Mongolia.

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  • Chaka Khan

    Chaka Khan

    Age: 67
    Yvette Marie Stevens (born March 23, 1953), better known by her stage name Chaka Khan, is an...  more
  • Genghis Khan
    Genghis Khan (born Temüjin, c. 1162 – August 18, 1227) was the founder and first Great Khan...  more
  • Salman Khan
    Abdul Rashid Salim Salman Khan (pronounced [səlˈmaːn ˈxaːn]; born 27 December 1965) is an...  more
  • Shahrukh Khan
    Shah Rukh Khan (born 2 November 1965), also known by the initialism SRK, is an Indian actor,...  more
  • Amir Khan

    Amir Khan

    Age: 33
    Amir Iqbal Khan (Urdu: عامر اقبال خان‎; born 8 December 1986) is a British professional boxer,...  more
  • Aamir Khan

    Aamir Khan

    Age: 55
    Mohammed Aamir Hussain Khan (born 14 March 1965) is an Indian actor, director, filmmaker and...  more
  • Saif Ali Khan
    Saif Ali Khan (pronounced [ˈsɛːf əˈli ˈxaːn]; born Sajid Ali Khan on 16 August 1970) is an...  more
  • Malaika Arora Khan
    Malaika Arora is an Indian actress, dancer, model, VJ, and television presenter. She is most...  more
  • Imran Khan

    Imran Khan

    Age: 67
    Imran Ahmed Khan Niazi (Urdu: عمران احمد خان نیازی‎; born 5 October 1952) is the 22nd and...  more
  • Irrfan Khan
    Irrfan Yaseen Khan (7 January 1967 – 29 April 2020), also credited as simply Irrfan, was an...  more
  • Kader Khan

    Kader Khan

    Age: 84
    Kader Khan (Pashto: قادر خان‎ Qâder Xân; 22 October 1937 – 31 December 2018) was an...  more
  • Farah Khan

    Farah Khan

    Age: 55
    Farah Khan Kunder (born 9 January 1965), née Farah Khan, is an Indian film director, film...  more
  • Kublai Khan

    Kublai Khan

    Dec. at 79 (1215-1294)
    Kublai (; Mongolian: Хубилай, romanized: Hubilai; Chinese: 忽必烈; pinyin: Hūbìliè) was the fifth...  more
  • Amjad Khan

    Amjad Khan

    Age: Died at 52 (1940-1992)
    Amjad Khan may refer to people named: Amjad Khan (actor) (1940–1992), was an Indian actor and...  more
  • Zayed Khan

    Zayed Khan

    Age: 40
    Zayed Abbas Khan (born 5 July 1980) is an Indian actor and producer who appears in Hindi...  more
  • Fardeen Khan
    Fardeen Khan (born 8 March 1974) is an Indian film actor. He is the recipient of a Filmfare...  more
  • Steve Khan

    Steve Khan

    Age: 73
    Steve Khan (born April 28, 1947) is an American jazz guitarist. ...  more
  • Feroz Khan

    Feroz Khan

    Dec. at 70 (1939-2009)
    Feroz Khan or Feroze Khan may refer to: Feroz Khan (actor) (1939–2009), Indian actor and film...  more
  • Princess Salwa Aga Khan
    Princess Salwa Aga Khan (born Kendra Spears August 5, 1988) is an American fashion model and...  more
  • Salman Khan
    Salman “Sal” Khan (born October 11, 1976) is an American educator and mathematician who...  more
  • Sohail Khan
    Sohail Salim Abdul Rashid Khan (born 20 December 1970) is an Indian film actor, director and...  more
  • Zaheer Khan
    Zaheer Khan (born 7 October 1978) is an Indian former cricketer who played all forms of the...  more
  • Khan Abdul Ghaffar Khan

    Khan Abdul Ghaffar Khan

    Dec. at 98 (1890-1988)
    Abdul Ghaffār Khān (6 February 1890 – 20 January 1988), nicknamed Fakhr-e-Afghan , lit. "pride...  more
  • Soha Ali Khan
    Soha Ali Khan Pataudi (born 4 October 1978) is an Indian film actress, known primarily for her...  more
  • Ajit Khan

    Ajit Khan

    Age: Died at 76 (1922-1998)
    Hamid Ali Khan (27 January 1922 – 21 October 1998), better known by his stage name Ajit, was...  more