Imran Khan {Biography} عمران خان

Imran Khan  (عمران خان) is a politician and former cricketer who is the 22nd and current Prime Minister of Pakistan. Before entering politics, Khan was a cricketer and philanthropist. He is additionally the chairman of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI).

Debut: June 3, 1971, Imran Khan made his debut for Pakistan national cricket team at the age of 18, during the series 1971 against England at Edgbaston.

Retirement: 1992: He retired permanently from cricket six months after his last One Day Match, the 1992 World Cup final against England in Melbourne, Australia.

Major Teams: Pakistan, Dawood Club, Lahore, New South Wales, Oxford University, Pakistan International Airlines, Sussex, Worcestershire

Batting Style: Right-hand bat

Bowling Style: Right-arm fast

Relation Cousin: Javed Burki, Cousin – Majid Khan

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  • In 1987 President Muhammad Zia-ul-Haq offered him a political position in Pakistan Muslim League (PML) which he declined. He was likewise welcomed by Nawaz Sharif to join his political party.
  • On 25 April 1996, Imran Khan established a political party, Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI).
  • In the 1997 general election, Khan could not attain any seat of National Assembly.
  • 2002 general election, only Imran Khan could secure victory from his paternal seat of Mianwali.
  • 2008, PTI boycotted 2008 general election.
  • 2013, There were ample chances of PTI’s winning the general elections 2013, but failed by gaining only 27 General Seats.
  • 2018, PTI scored 116 seats in 2018 General Election. On August 17, 2018, Imran Khan becomes 22nd Prime Minister of Pakistan.
Imran Khan


Real NameImran Khan (عمران خان)
Nickname(s)IK, Kaptaan
Famous forCricket World Cup Winner 1992
Current Position (as in 2018)Prime Minister of Pakistan
Chairman of PTI
Height (Approx)Feet: 6
Meters: 1.83
Centimeters: 183
Weight (Approx)75 KG
Pounds 165 LBS
Eye ColorHazel Brown
Hair ColorSalt & Pepper
Body Measurements
Chest Size: 38 inches
Waist Size: 34 inches
Biceps: 14 inches

Personal Life

Date of Birth5 October 1952
Age (as in 2018)66 years
Birth PlaceLahore, Punjab, Pakistan
HometownZaman Park Lahore
Bani Gala
SchoolRoyal Grammar School
Worcester England,
Aitchison College Lahore
College/UniversityKeble College Oxford
EducationB.A. (Hons.) in Philosophy,
Politics and Economics (PPE) 1975
SignatureImran Khan Signature
Awards(i) Hilal-i-Imtiaz.
(ii) Pride of Performance.
(iii) Oxford University Hall of Fame.
(iv) Keble College, Oxford, honorary fellow.
(v) Lifetime achievement award,
Asian jewel awards, London.
(vi) Humanitarian award,
Asian sports awards, Kuala Lumpur.
(vii) Jinnah award, 2011.
(viii) Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh,
honorary fellowship.


FatherIkramullah Khan Niazi
MotherShaukat Khanum
Sister(s)Rubina Khanum
Aleema Khanum
Uzma Khanum
Rani Khanum

Marital Status

Spouse Bushra Manika (m. 2018)
Reham Khan (m. 2014–2015)
Jemima Goldsmith (m. 1995–2004)
Children(s)Sulaiman Isa Khan
Qasim Khan

Favorite Things

Famous PersonalitiesMuhammad (PBUP)
Favorite Cricketer(s)Navjot Singh Sidhu
Dennis Lillee
Viv Richards
Michael Holding
Favorite Politician(s)Quaid-e-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah
FoodRoasted Desi Murgi (Chicken)
Social Service

Money Factor

Net Worth (approx)₨1.4 billion
(US$13 million)
Founder ofShaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital and
Research Centre.
Namal University.
Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI)
Social accountsTwitter

Some facts about Imran Khan:

  • Does Imran Khan smoke? No
  • Does Imran Khan drink alcohol? No
  • During his School days, Imran Khan broke his left arm while climbing a tree.
  • Khan made his First-Class debut at the age of 16.
  • He selected in Pakistan’s National Cricket Team while studying at Oxford.
  • In 2004, Khan was robbed at gunpoint while driving through the edges of Islamabad.
  • He published six books, (i) Pakistan: A Personal History (ii) Warrior Race: Journey Through the Imran Khan (iii) All Round View (iv) Imran: The Autobiography of Imran Khan (v) Imran Khan’s Cricket Skills (vi) West and East.
Photo ofImran Khan
Imran Khan
Job Title
Zaman Park Lahore, Bani Gala,
Punjab, Pakistan,

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