Mehboob Khan

Mehboob Khan

Mehboob Khan (1907-1964) is a Bollywood Actor known for the movies Al Hilal(1935), Grihalaxmi(1934), Ver Nu Vasulat(1935)

Other NamesMehboob Khan Ramzan Khan
Date Of Birth 1907
Age(Age at Death: 56 years 4 months 27 days)
Place Of BirthBilimora, Baroda, Gujarat
Date Of Death28 May 1964
Place Of DeathBombay, Maharashtra, India
Mehboob Khan was a pioneer, producer-director of Hindi cinema.

He ran away from home to work small jobs in the studios of Bombay. He started as an assistant in the silent era and an extra in the studios of the Imperial Film Company of Ardeshir Irani, before directing his first film, Judgement of Allah (1935), when he started directing films for the Sagar Film Company

Interesting Facts and Trivia

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  1. He set up his production company, Mehboob Productions, and later a film studio, the Mehboob Studios in Bandra, Mumbai in 1954.
  2. A policeman's son, he absconded from home at eighteen to find work as an actor with the Imperial Film Company.
  3. Son Iqbal Khan is married to Dilip Kumar sister Saeeda.
  4. Adopted father of actor Sajid Khan.
  5. Grandfather of producer Saqib Khan and writer Ilaham

Mehboob Khan: Filmography (14)

(All Mehboob Khan Movies)
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1935 Al Hilal[Director,Writer (story),Writer (Screenplay)]
1935 Ver Nu Vasulat[Actor]
1934 Grihalaxmi[Actor(Raghu)]
1934 Nachwali[Actor]
1934 Sati Anjani[Actor]
1933 Mahabharat[Actor]
1933 Mirza Sahiban[Actor]
1933 Pandav Kaurav[Actor]
1933 Premi Pagal[Actor]
1932 Bulbule Baghdad[Actor]
1931 Meri Jaan[Actor]
1931 Dilawar[Actor]
1931 Raj Tilak[Actor]
1930 Mewad No Mawali[Actor]