Nusrat Fateh ali Khan bio

Birth Name: Nusrat Fateh ali Khan

Occupation: World Music Singer

Place Of Birth: Faisalabad

Date Of Birth: October13, 1948

Date Of Death: August 16, 1997

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: Pakistani

Nusrat Fateh ali Khan was born on the 13th of October, 1948. He was popular for being a World Music Singer. Pakistani singer who is generally considered the most prominent figure in the history of modern Qawwali music. He is best known to Western audiences for his work on the soundtracks for films like Dead Man Walking and The Last Temptation of Christ.

Nusrat Fateh ali Khan was born in Faisalabad. He began performing publicly at age sixteen and was signed by Oriental Star Agencies in the early 80’s. He was included on CNN’s list of the twenty most important musicians of the past fifty years in 2010.

Nusrat Fateh ali Khan was a Libra and was born in the Baby Boomers Generation.

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Nusrat Fateh ali Khan was born in 1940s. The early 1940s were dominated by World War II. Following the end of the war, it was the start of the Baby Boomer years and technology advancements such as the jet engine, nuclear fusion, radar, rocket technology and others later became the starting points for Space Exploration and Improved Air Travel. The 40s also brought us the Slinky, Velcro, Jeep, Tupperware and Frisbee. Discover what happened on this day.

Nusrat Fateh ali Khan is part of the Baby boomers generation. Also known as "boomers", are the result of the end of World War II, when birth rates across the world spiked. They are associated with a rejection of traditional values. These hippie kids protested against the Vietnam War and participated in the civil rights movement.


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Nusrat Fateh ali Khan’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Nusrat Fateh ali Khan’s parents.

Associated with

Faia Younan

World Music Singer


World Music Singer

Daniel Yastremski

World Music Singer

Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Nusrat Fateh ali Khan kept his personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Nusrat Fateh ali Khan was born in the Year of the Rat.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME:Nusrat Fateh ali Khan
NICKNAME:NFAK, Khan Saheb, Shahenshah-e-Qawwali Legendary Singer, Khan Sahib, Shahenshah-e-Qawwali
AGE GENERATION:Baby Boomers Generation
BIRTH DAY:Wednesday
DEATH DAY:Saturday



Zodiac Sign: Nusrat Fateh ali Khan was a Libra. People of this zodiac sign like harmony, gentleness, sharing with others, the outdoors, and dislike violence, injustice, loudmouths, conformity. The strengths of this sign are being cooperative, diplomatic, gracious, fair-minded, social, while weaknesses can be indecisive, holding a grudge and self-pity. The greatest overall compatibility with Libra is Aries and Sagittarius.

Chinese Zodiac: Nusrat Fateh ali Khan was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign are clever and charming. They're curious, but sometimes too motivated by money.

Ruling Planet: Nusrat Fateh ali Khan had a ruling planet of Venus and has a ruling planet of Venus and by astrological associations Friday is ruled by Venus. Venus is the planet of love, harmony, money and possessions. Venus is graceful, charming, sensual and social. People who are born with Mars as the ruling planet have beauty, charm and sensuality.

Nusrat Fateh ali Khan’s birth sign is Libra and he had a ruling planet of Venus.

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