Zakir Khan (born on 20 August 1987) is an Indian stand-up comedian, Musician, Poet, writer and a YouTuber. He became famous after he won the Central’s ‘India’s Best Stand Up Comedian’ competition in 2012. Zakir is one of the most popular Indian Comedian and know for his famous line “Sakht Launda”.
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Zakir Khan Biography
He was born on Thursday, 20 August 1987 in Indore, Madhya Pradesh. His family has its roots back in Rajasthan. Zakir attended Indore’s St. Paul Higher Secondary School. After completing his schooling, he enrolled himself in B.Com, but dropped out of the college in between.
He had a deep interest in musician from a very Young Age. He dropped out of the college & pursued a diploma in Sitar. He wants to become a radio producer for which he moved to Delhi. After that he moved to jaipur for internship. After completing his intership he came back again to delhi.
|Zakir Khan Wiki|
|Profession||Youtuber, Stand-up Comedian|
|Debut Tv Show||Comdey Circuit (2012)|
|Birthday||20 August 1987|
|Birthplace||Indore, Madhya Pradesh|
|Hometown||Indore, Madhya Pradesh|
Zakir Khan Age, Height & Weight
How old is Zakir Khan ? Being born on 20 August 1987, he is 34 years old. He holds Indian Nationality. His zodiac sign is Leo.
How tall is Zakir Khan ? He is 5 Feet 7 Inches (1.7 m) tall and Weight around 77 Kg. He has brown eyes and black hair.
|Age (2021)||34 Years|
|Height (approx.)||Centimeters – 170 cm|
Meters – 1.70 m
Feet & Inches – 5’7″
|Weight (approx.)||76 Kg|
|Body Measurements||Will Update|
When he was in delhi, he tried his luck in many different things ranging from theatre to radio. Initially he took up the job of a copywriter and main researcher at HT Media Ltd and work there for almost 4 Years. After some time his room mate Vishwas, encouraged him to do open mics.
With the passage of time his performances started receiving standing Public Attention. After that he was called to Mumbai to write the script for a news comedy show “On Air With AIB”. Year 2012 was the life changing year for him, he won Comedy Central’s ‘India’s Best Stand Up Comedian and rose to his immense name and fame.
His Punchline “Sakht Launda,” which means a guy with immense self-control who could not be easily manipulated by pretty and cunning girls, which help him to gain a huge popularity.
In 2015, he was the Co star On Air with AIB,’ a news comedy show. His famous shows are “Promising Game” (2017), “Haq Se Single” (2017), “Chacha Vidhayak Hain Hamare” (2018) and the oldest one “Trading Station” (2014).
In September 2017, he was featured as a mentor in the fifth season of “The Great Indian Laughter Challenge,” which was judged by Akshay Kumar. He had hosted 5th Annual Golden Kela Awards along with other famous comedians like Papa CJ and Vir Das.
Zakir Khan Qualifications
|School||St. Paul Higher Secondary School, Indore|
|Qualification||Diploma in Sitar, B.Com (Drop-out)|
Zakir Khan Family, Parents & Siblings
He was born in a Muslim Family to Ismail Khan and Kulsum Khan. His father is a music teacher while her mother is a Homemaker. He grew up along with his two brothers, Zeeshan Khan (Lead Singer at Malang-The Band) and Arbaz Khan (Student). Ustad Moinuddin Khan. a famous instrumentalist and vocalist was his grandfather.
• Father Name – Ismail Khan
• Mother Name – Kulsum Khan
• Brother Name – Zeeshan Khan, Arbaz Khan
• Sister Name – Not Known
• Affairs/Girlfriend – Not Known
|Family & Siblings|
|Parents||Father– Ismail Khan (Music Teacher) Mother-Kulsum Khan (Housewife)|
|Siblings||Sister– None |
Brothers– Zeeshan Khan, Arbaz Khan
Zakir Khan Girlfriend (Relationship)
Who is the Girlfriend of Zakir Khan ? As of 2021, he is unmarried and happy in his single life. There are no rumours about his relationship with anyone.
However he had talked about his girlfriend in many of his shows and videos. He hasn’t revealed anything about his girlfriend officially.
|Marital Status||Unmarried (Single)|
Zakir Khan Net Worth
What is the Net Worth of Zakir Khan ? As of 2021, Zakir Khan Net Worth is around $ 1 Million (Approximately). He has also worked with many popular brands. Besides all that he also owns a YouTube Channel which help him to increase his Net Worth.
|Net Worth||$1 Million|
Zakir Khan Social Media
|Social Media Profile|
|Snap Chat||Will Update|
Zakir Khan Contact Details
|Phone No.||Will Update|
|Email Address||Will Update|
|Residence Address||Indore, Madhya Pradesh|
|Film Maker||Anurag Kashyap|
|Poet||Mirza Ghalib, John Elia|
|Book||The Fountainhead by Ayn Rand|
|Film||Chhoti Si Baat (1976)|
Some facts about Zakir Khan
• He loves playing the Sitar, singing, and composing songs.
• He did his first comedy show with the popular comedian “Neeti Palta.”
• He is fond of dogs and has a pet dog, Champ.
• He credits his father for the success that he has achieved in his life.
• Once in an interview he revealed that his family was connected with music for ages.
• When he was in jaipur for internship he did a number odd jobs to support his daily needs.
• When he was returning to delhi he didn’t have any money to pay the rent of his room in jaipur.
• He also revealed that if he not been a comedian, he would have been a music teacher.
• Zakir is a very Lazy Person.
• Zakir shared in an interview that his dream project was to design a farming course for teenagers where he intended to groom their personalities.
Frequently Asked Questions
Zakir Khan (born on 20 August 1987) is an Indian stand-up comedian, Musician, Poet, writer and a YouTuber.
No, he doesn’t smokes.
Zakir Khan estimated income is around4 – 5 Lakh (Monthly).
No, he is unmarried and single.