The Bollywood actor Irrfan Khan died today in Mumbai’s Kokilaben Hospital. He was 53 years old. Irrfan’s mother also passed away on Saturday. Due to ill health, Irrfan could not reach his mother’s funeral. Here are the 10 Unknown Facts About Actor Irrfan Khan.
Irrfan Khan worked a lot on TV and films. He started with TV, Irrfan later made his mark by acting in many Bollywood films.
10 Unknown Facts About Actor Irrfan Khan
- Sahabzade Irrfan Ali Khan was the real name of Irrfan Khan.
- In Mumbai, Irrfan’s first job was AC repairman.
- Irrfan was the only Bollywood actor who has worked in 2 Oscar-winning films, Slumdog Millionare (2008) and Life of Pie (2012).
- Irrfan had said in an interview that in 1993 he did not even have the money to watch the Jurassic Park movie. In 2015, Irrfan Khan worked in, Jurassic Park.
- Khan was stopped at Los Angeles Airport twice because his name gives a terror suspect.
- He has two children, Babil and Ayan.
- Irrfan married Sutapa Sikdar, he met his wife Sutapa while studying in NSD.
- 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 wanted to become a cricketer, he was also selected for the C K Naidu tournament, but due to lack of funds, he could not participate in that tournament.
- Irrfan received his scholarship to study in NSD while he was pursuing his MA degree.
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Extremely sad news, a true gem is no more #rip #irrfankhan . *Official statement on Irrfan Khan’s passing away* “i trust, i have surrendered”; These were the some of the many words that Irrfan expressed in a heart felt note he wrote in 2018 opening up about his fight with cancer.
a man of few words and an actor of silent expressions with his deep eyes and his memorable actions on screen. It’s saddening that this day, we have to bring forward the news of him passing away.
he took life soon after as it came and he fought the many battles that came with it. Surrounded by his love, his family for whom he most cared about.
he had said, As if I was tasting life for the first time the magical side of it.