Zakir Khan (Comedian) wiki, Age, Height, Family, Wife, Biography, & More

Zakir Khan

The ‘Sakt Launda’-Zakir Khan’ is one of the brilliant comedians in India. His incredible rise as one of the most prominent comedians in the country is nothing short of extraordinary. He is one of the rare comedians to unfailingly sell out venues across the country with his hard-to-resist rustic comedy.


Zakir Khan was born on Thursday, 20 August 1987 in Indore, Madhya Pradesh. His zodiac sign is Leo. His father, Ismail Khan is a music teacher, and his mother, Kulsum Khan is a homemaker. Zeeshan Khan and Arbaz Khan are his two brothers. He is the grandson of the  Indian classical instrumentalist and vocalist, UstadMoinuddin Khan.


Full NameZakir Khan
ProfessionComedian, Writer, Presenter, YouTuber
Date of Birth20 August 1987
BirthplaceIndore, Madhya Pradesh
HometownIndore, Madhya Pradesh (India)
Zodiac signLeo
HobbiesSinging, Playing Sitar
SchoolSt. Paul Higher Secondary School
Education QualificationB. Com (dropped out)
Diploma in Sitar

Zakir performed radio programming at ARSL for a year In Delhi and then, moved to Jaipur in 2009 for an internship

Physical Appearance

Height (approx)in centimetres- 170 cm
in meter- 1.70 m
in feet & inches- 5’7”
Eyes ColourBrown
Hair ColourBlack


 Zakir Khan has come to be a known face in India’s stand-up comedy revolution . He is also  an arising Urdu Poet. In September 2017, he came up as one of the three mentors along with MallikaDua and Hussain Dalal for the fifth season of The Great Indian Laughter Challenge.  He is known for works like his Amazon Prime special Haq Se Single. He has worked as a radio jockey, producer, copywriter, and researcher for HT Media Ltd.Khan jotted down and played the protagonist in the Amazon Prime web series ChachaVidhayak Hain Humare.In 2015, Zakir Khan co-hosted and jotted down On Air with AIB. The show was publicized on Star World, India. Zakir also has co-hosted the 5th Annual Golden Kela Awards. Zakir has also starred in the recent Amazon Prime’s One Mic Stand Season 1. Apart from comedy, Zakir has also generated the podcast series Ummeed on Gaana, where he shares the enthusiasm he got from events in his life, along with his other comedian friends.


In 2012, he won Comedy Central’s ‘India’s Best Stand Up Comedian’ and rose to success. He was praised for his style of comedy in a show called ‘The Rising Stars of Comedy. ‘He is popular for his punchline “SakhtLaunda,” which means a man with enormous self-control. He has more than five million subscribers on YouTube

Zakir Khan Playing Sitar

Family, Parents, Siblings

Marital StatusUnmarried
Wife/ SpouseNone
ParentsFather– Ismail Khan (music teacher)
Mother- Kulsum Khan (Homemaker)

Zakir Khan with parents
SiblingsBrother- 2
Zeeshan Khan (Lead Singer)
Arbaz Khan (Student)

Zakir Khan with his Brothers
Sister– None
Grand ParentsGrand Father- Ustad Moinuddin Khan (Indian classical instrumentalist and vocalist)

Zakir Khan with his grand father Ustad Moinuddin Khan

Favorite Things

Favorite ActorNawazuddin Siddique
Favorite FilmmakerAnurag kashyap
Favorite PoetsMirza galib, John Elia
Favorite BookThe Fountainhead by Ayn Rand
Favorite FilmChhoti Si Baat (1976)

Net worth

Net Worth of Zakir khan is $1 million approx

Zakir Khan is Called a pioneer of storytelling. Over the last year, he has sold 50,000 tickets with over 100 shows in clubs, colleges, and theaters. His stand-up comedy shows with hard-to-resist rustic humor will leave you nodding your heads and clapping as you relate to everything he says. He can smoothly change modes for an audience full of family members, a corporate mob, or a room full of men. Each show will know him as a unique Zakir.

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