Born: November 12,1940 Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India
Biography: Who can forget Gabbar Singh of Sholay? Amjad Khan’s debut film was Nazneen (1951) followed by Ab Dilli Dur Nahin and Hindustan Ki Kasam. Then Sholay happened. His work in movies such as Des Pardes, Nastik, Satte Pe Satta, Dada, Chambal Ki Kasam, Ganga Ki Saugandh, Hum Kisise Kam Nahin, Naseeb, Sathranj Ke Khiladi, as Qurbani, Love Story, and Chameli Ki Shaadi are worth mentioning. Amjad Khan dabbled with directing also for a short while.