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Irrfan Khan Biography

Wiki, Age, Family, Wife, Death and Movies

Irrfan Khan is a papular Bollywood actor. Irrfan worked in more than 50 films and involved in acting for more than 30 years. He’s also known as Irfan. In his career, he received several awards including Filmfare and Nation film awards. Khan is also referred to as the finest actor of Bollywood. Let us know about Irrfan Khan Biography, family, Age, and Death.

Irrfan Khan Biography / Wiki

He was born on 7 January 1967, in Jaipur, Rajasthan, India.


Irrfan Khan got a full scholarship at the National School of Drama (NSD) in New Delhi from where he graduated with a master’s degree in Arts in 1984.

Family Details

Irrfan was the son of Begum Khan of Tonk Hakim family, and the late Jagirdar Khan, who hailed from the Khajuriya village near the Tonk district. His father ran a tire business. He has three younger siblings, two brothers, Salman and Iman, and a sister, Begum.

Irrfan Khan Marriage

Irrfan Khan married writer and fellow NSD graduate Sutapa Sikdar on February 23, 1995. Together, they have two sons named Babil and Ayan.

Irrfan Khan Net Worth

Irrfan’s net worth is estimated to be around $50 million. He charges between INR 12-15 crore per film as remuneration. He is one of the richest actors in Bollywood.


  1. Filmfare award in 2004 for the best negative role in film Haasil.
  2. He got a Filmfare award for the best Critics Actor for the film Paan Singh Tomar in 2013.
  3. Padma Shri Award by Indian Government in 2011.
  4. For the film Life in a… Metro, he was awarded the Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actor in 2008.
  5. Another Filmfare award in 2018 for Best Actor in film Hindi Medium.

Irrfan Khan Death

Irrfan Khan has passed away on 29th April 2020, at the age of fifty-three. He was admitted to the ICU of Mumbai’s Kokilaben hospital on Tuesday.


  • He was very shy in his school class.
  • Irrfan was very good at cricket, he wanted to be a cricketer but his parents were not satisfied with it.
  • Khan Drinks Alcohol and also do smoking.
  • He struggled a lot in his life (When he wasn’t an actor), he used to be a tutor and also used to repair air conditioners.
  • Khan becomes more famous after appearing in the famous British film “The Warrior”.
  • After completing his diploma, he also appeared in several dramas like Bharat Ek Khoj, Chanakya Etc.
  • He met with Sutapa Sikdar while studying in NSD, they fell in love and got married on 23 February 1995.
  • Irrfan once said that he can’t afford to watch Jurassic Park in 1993, but in 2015, he appeared in one part of Jurassic Park.
  • Khan was arrested twice in Los Angeles because his name gives a terror suspect.

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