Father in law of actor Zafar Karachiwala.
Best known as the famous villain Gabbar Singh in Sholay (1975). The role made him the most famous villain actor in Bollywood history. Since then he acted his dozens of films repeatedly playing the most evil and instantly memorable characters often opposite Amitabh Bachchan.
Son Seemaab Khan is also a professional Cricket player.
His father-in-law is Akhtar-Ul-Iman.
Brother of Inayat Khan and Imtiaz.