Roshan Khan

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Birthday
26, 1929
Birthplace
Pakistan
Death Date
Jan 6, 2006 (76)
Birth Sign
Sagittarius
Birthday
26, 1929
Birthplace
Pakistan
Death Date
Jan 6, 2006 (76)

About

Pakistani squash player who won the Pakistani Open 3 straight years from 1951 to 1953. He is perhaps best known as the father of Jahangir Khan, who is considered by many to be the greatest squash player of all time.

Before Fame

He finished second in the first-ever Pakistan Open in 1949.

Trivia

He defeated distant relative Hashim Khan in the 1956 British Open, ending Khan's streak of six straight titles.

Family Life

His son, Jahangir Khan, set a Guinness World Record by winning 555 consecutive matches.

Associated With

He and Derek Ryan are both champion-level former squash players.