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Famous People Whose Last Name Is Shah 

Chris Abraham
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Being a fairly common name, it's no surprise there are a lot of famous people with the last name Shah. Do you recognize all the celebrities whose last name is Shah on this list? Although not all of these people are related, they are all famous people with Shah as their surname. From athletes and actors to musicians and political figures, this list provides images of each famous Shah along with information about their lives. If your surname is also Shah, you very well could be related to some of the well-known people on this list. Examples of famous Shahs include Waris Shah, Naseeruddin Shah, and Roger Shah, but there are plenty of others on this list to learn about other than just those three.

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Waris Shah is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Shah
Dec. at 76 (1722-1798) from Jandiala Sher Khan
Waris Shah (Punjabi: وارث شاہ (shahmukhi), ਵਾਰਿਸ ਸ਼ਾਹ (gurmukhi); 1722–1798) was a Punjabi Sufi poet of the Chishti order, known for his contribution to Punjabi literature.
Naseeruddin Shah is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Shah
Age 68 from Barabanki city, India
Naseeruddin Shah (born 20 July 1949) is an Indian film and stage actor and director in the Hindi language film industry. He is considered among the finest actors of India and is a prominent ...more
Roger Shah is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Shah
Age 46 from Esslingen am Neckar, Germany
Roger Shah is a German electronic music composer and producer.
Satish Shah is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Shah
Age 67 from India, Mumbai
Satish Shah (born 25 June 1951) is a Hindi film actor and has done a few Marathi films as well and television actor. He is perhaps best known for his roles in the 1980s sitcom Yeh Jo Hai Zindagi ...more
Kashmira Shah is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Shah
Age 48 from India, Mumbai
Kashmira Shah is an Indian actress. Born in Mumbai, she is the granddaughter of noted Hindustani classical singer, Anjanibai Lolekar. She has appeared in numerous Hindi and Marathi films. Shah ...more
Shefali Shah is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Shah
Age 46 from Agra, India
Shefali Shah née Shetty (born 20 July 1972), is an Indian actress who works in Bollywood films. After making her film debut with a minor role in the 1995 drama Rangeela, she played a ...more
Nader Shah is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Shah
Dec. at 59 (1688-1747) from Khorasan Province, Iran
Nader Shah Afshar (Persian: نادر شاه افشار‎; also known as Nader Qoli Beyg نادر قلی بیگ or Tahmāsp Qoli Khan تهماسپ قلی خان) (August 1688 – 19 June 1747) was one of the most powerful Iranian ...more
Mohammed Nadir Shah is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Shah
Dec. at 50 (1883-1933) from Dehradun, India
Muhammad Nadir Shah (Pashto: محمد نادر شاه‎, Persian: محمد نادر شاه‎ – born Muhammad Nadir Khan; 9 April 1883 – 8 November 1933) was King of Afghanistan from 15 October 1929 until his ...more
Rajiv Shah is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Shah
Age 45 from Detroit, Michigan, United States of America
Rajiv "Raj" Shah, (born March 9, 1973) is the President of the Rockefeller Foundation. He is a former American government official, physician and health economist who served as the ...more
Idries Shah is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Shah
Dec. at 72 (1924-1996) from Shimla, Eurasia, India
Idries Shah (; Pashto: ادريس شاه‎, Urdu: ادریس شاه‎; 16 June 1924 – 23 November 1996), also known as Idris Shah, né Sayed Idries el-Hashimi (Arabic: سيد إدريس هاشمي) and by the pen name ...more
Rezā Shāh is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Shah
Dec. at 66 (1878-1944) from Alasht, Iran
Reza Shah Pahlavi (Persian: رضا شاه پهلوی‎; pronounced [reˈzɑː ˈʃɑːhe pæhlæˈviː]; 15 March 1878 – 26 July 1944), commonly known as Reza Shah, was the Shah of Iran from 15 December ...more
Gunvant Shah is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Shah
Age 81 from Surat, India
Gunvant Shah is an essayist, educationist, columnist and philosophy writer and critics from Gujarat, India. He taught at various universities and participated in various education oriented ...more
Kundan Shah is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Shah
Age 71 from India
Kundan Shah (19 October 1947 – 7 October 2017) was an Indian film director and writer. He is most known for his comedy classic Jaane Bhi Do Yaaro (1983) and his 1985–1986, TV series Nukkad with ...more
Mahavir Shah is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Shah
Dec. at 40 (1960-2000) from India, Mumbai
Mahavir Shah was an actor.
Amit Shah is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Shah
Amit Shah Age 55 from Chicago, Illinois, United States of America
Amit Anilchandra Shah (born 22 October 1964) is an Indian politician and the current Minister of Home Affairs who has been President of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) since 2014. He was ...more
Viju Shah is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Shah
Viju Shah
Viju Shah (born, Vijay Kalyanji Shah, 5 June 1959) is an Indian score composer of Hindi cinema. He is the son of music director Kalyanji Virji Shah of composer duo Kalyanji Anandji. He composed ...more
Pinal Shah is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Shah
Pinal Shah Age 31 from Vadodara, India
Pinal Shah (born 3 November 1987, in Baroda) was the wicket-keeper for India U19s World Cup squad. He is an able batsman and has played five first-class matches for Baroda scoring 377 runs, ...more
B. M. Shah is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Shah
Dec. at 65 (1933-1998) from Nainital, India
Brij Mohan Shah (1933–1998), better known as B. M. Shah, was an Indian theatre director and playwright. Shah along with Mohan Upreti, are together credited for the revival of the theatre in the ...more
Saira Shah is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Shah
Age 54 from London, United Kingdom
Saira Shah (born 5 October 1964) is an author, reporter and documentary filmmaker. She produces, writes and narrates current affairs films.
Sudha Shah is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Shah
Sudha Shah Age 60 from Kannur, India
Sudha Shah (born 22 June 1958) is a former Test and One Day International cricketer who represented India. She also represented Tamil Nadu and South Zone in India's domestic competitions. She ...more
Syed Murtaza Amin Shah ... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Shah
Syed Murtaza Amin Shah
Syed Murtaza Amin Shah is a politician and religious scholar from Pakistan.
Sonali Shah is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Shah
Sonali Shah Age 38 from Edgware, London, United Kingdom
Sonali Shah (born 26 July 1980 in Edgware, Middlesex) is a British newsreader who presented the BBC's children's news programme Newsround from July 2006 until November 2011. She now occasionally ...more
Emma Shah is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Shah
Ema Shah (Arabic: ايما شاه‎) (born June 7, 1981) is a Kuwait singer, composer, pianist, guitarist, actress, writer, dancer, and director. Her father is Kuwaiti and her mother is Iranian. At the ...more
Nasim Hasan Shah is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Shah
Age 89 from Lahore, Pakistan
Nasim Hasan Shah (Urdu: نسیم حسن شاہ) (15 April 1929 – 3 February 2015) was a Pakistani jurist and served as Chief Justice of Pakistan. He is best known for his role in the verdict against ...more
Sonal Shah is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Shah
Sonal Shah