A A Khan Akbar Ali Khan was governor of Uttar Pradesh in India from 1972 to 1974.
A'la Hadrat Maulana Shah Abdul Wahab A'la Hadrat Maulana Shah Abdul Wahab (October 9, 1831 – 1921) (Tamil:அஃலா ஹள்ரத் மவ்லானா ஷாஹ் அப்துல் வஹ்ஹாப்), born Shah Abdul Wahab, also known as (A'la Hadrat, A'la Hazrat, Ala Hadra...
A. F. Golam Osmani A. F. Golam Osmani (April 1, 1933 – March 31, 2009) was a member of the 14th Lok Sabha of India.
A. K. A. Abdul Samad A.K.A. Abdul Samad (அப்துல் சமது) (4 October 1926 – 4 November 1999) was a prominent Tamil politician, and an important leader of the Indian Union Muslim League.
A. P. Abdullakutty Aruvanpalli Puthiyapurayil Abdulla Kutty was a member of the 13th and 14th Lok Sabha of India.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam Avul Pakir Jainulabdeen Abdul Kalam (born 15 October 1931) usually referred to as Dr. A. P. J. Abdul Kalam, is an Indian scientist and administrator who served as the 11th President of In...
A. R. Rahman Allah-Rakha Rahman (born A. S. Dileep Kumar, 6 January 1967) is an Indian composer, singer-songwriter, music producer, musician, multi-instrumentalist and philanthropist.
A. R. Reihana Reihana is a playback singer and film composer for films in India.
Aamir Ali Aamir Ali Malik is an Indian television actor and model.
Aamir Bashir Aamir Bashir is an Indian actor and film director.
Aamir Khan Aamir Khan is an Indian film actor, director, screenwriter, producer and television presenter. Through his successful career in Hindi films, Khan has established himself as one of the most popular and influential actors of Indian cinema.
Aamna Sharif Aamna Shariff is an Indian actress who appears in Hindi TV shows and Bollywood films.
Abbas (actor) Mirza Abbas Ali, known as Abbas, is an Indian film actor and model.
Abbas Musliyar Abbas Musliyar is the founder of Al Madeena Islamic complex, Manglore.
Abbas Sadriwala Abbas Sadriwalla (born 1948 in Bombay, now Mumbai, India) is chairman and CEO of the Fort Lauderdale-based Wireless Logix Group of seven companies, which offer a full bouquet of Wi-Fi technologi...
Abbas Tyrewala Abbas Tyrewala is an Hindi film storywriter, screenwriter, dialogue writer and director.
Abbas-Mustan Abbas and Mustan Burmawalla are a Hindi Bollywood duo.
Abdul Bari (professor) Abdul Bari(Urdu:پروفیسر عبد الباری, Hindi: प्रोफ़ेसर अब्दुल बारी; 1892–1947) was an Indian academic and social reformer.
Abdul Bari Nadvi Maulana Abdul Bari Nadvi was born in 1886 in district Bara Banki (Gadia) near Lucknow in the UP Province of India.
Abdul Basith (volleyball) Abdul Basith was born in Hyderabad, A.P. and was captain of the Indian national volleyball team and came from the state of Andhra Pradesh.
Abdul Ghafoor (politician) Abdul Ghafoor (1918 – July 10, 2004) was chief minister of the Indian state of Bihar from July 1973 to April 1975.
Abdul Hamid (soldier) Havildar Abdul Hamid (July 1, 1933 – September 10, 1965) was a soldier in the 4th Battalion, The Grenadiers of the Indian Army, who died in the Khem Karan sector during the Indo-Pakistani War of 1965, and was the posthumous recipient of the Republic of India's highest military decoration...
Abdul Haq Ansari Dr. Muhammad Abdul Haq Ansari was an Islamic scholar from India. He was the Amir of Jamaat-e-Islami Hind from 2003 to 2007. He was the member of Central Advisory Council of Jamaat-e-Islami Hind. He was also the Chancellor of Jamia Islamia, Shantapuram, Kerala.
Abdul Karim (the Munshi) Hafiz Mohammed Abdul Karim CIE, CVO (1863–1909) (हाफ़िज़ मुहम्मद अब्दुल करीम, حافظ محمد عبد الكريم) known as "the Munshi", was an Indian Muslim attendant of Queen Victoria.
Abdul Karim Parekh Abdul Karim Parekh (1928 – 11 September 2007) was an Indian Muslim scholar and translator of the Qur'an into Urdu.
Abdul Majeed Khwaja Abdul Majeed Khwaja (1885–1962) Indian lawyer, educationist, social reformer and freedom fighter, was born at Aligarh, a small but historically significant town in the northern Indian state of ...
Abdul Nazer Mahdani Abdul Nasser Mahdani also known as Abdul Nasser Maudani or simply Madani or Maudany (Sasthamkotta, Kerala) is a Muslim political leader from Kerala, India.
Abdul Qadir Hakimuddin Saiyedi Abdul Qadir Hakimuddin (1665-1730 AD) is the holy dawoodi bohra saint who is buried in Burhanpur, India.
Abdul Samad Khan Nawab Abdul Samad Khan Bahadur(1861-1922) was the Nawab of Talibnagar and Nawab of Chhatari in the United Provinces of Agra and Oudh, hailing from the noted Lalkhani family of Muslim Rajputs.
Abdul Wahid Khan Abdul Wahid Khan (died 1949) was an Indian classical singer, from the Kirana gharana.
Abdul-Qādir Bēdil Mawlānā Abul-Ma'āni Mirzā Abdul-Qādir Bēdil (مولانا ابوالمعانی عبدالقادر بیدل), also known as Bedil Dehlavī (1642–1720), was a famous Persian poet and Sufi of Central Asian Uzbek descent.
Abdul-Qādir Bīdel Mawlānā Abul-Ma'āni Mirzā Abdul-Qādir Bīdel, also known as Bīdel Dehlavī, was a famous representative of Persian poetry and Sufism in India. He is considered the most difficult and challenging poet of the Indian school of Persian poetry.
Abdullah Badruddin Syedna Abdullah Badruddin; born 11 July 1846 was an Indian born religious leader, the 50th Da'i al-Mutlaq of the Dawoodi Bohra sect. He was the son of Syedna Abdul Husain Husamuddin whose family lineage can be traced back to Syedi Fakhruddin Shaheed.
Abdullah Yusuf Ali Abdullah Yusuf Ali, CBE, FRSL (14 April 1872 – 10 December 1953) was an Indian Islamic scholar who translated the Qur'an into English.
Abdur Razzaq Malihabadi Abdur Razzaq Malihabadi (1875-1959?) was the autobiographer of Maulana Abul Kalam Azad and a journalist.
Abdur Razzaque Ansari Abdur Razzaque Ansari was a nationalist, freedom fighter and a weavers revolution leader.
Abdus Samad Khan Nawab Abdus Samad Khan Bahadur was the Nawab of Talibnagar and Nawab of Chhatari in the United Provinces of Agra and Oudh, hailing from the noted Lalkhani family of Muslim Rajputs.
Abhishek Gautam Sahabzade Irrfan Ali Khan (born 7 January 1967), credited as Irrfan Khan or even simply Irrfan, is an Indian film actor known for his works predominantly in Bollywood.
Abid Hasan Abid Hasan Safrani, born Zain-al-Abdin Hasan, was an officer of the Indian National Army and later, after 1947, an Indian diplomat.
Abid Hussain Dr. Abid Hussain (26 December 1926 – 21 June 2012) was an Indian economist, civil servant and diplomat.
Abid Surti Abid Surti or Aabid Surti (आबिद सुरती; આબિદ સુરતી; born 5 May 1935) is a National Award-winning Indian author who has earned accolades within India and abroad as a painter, author, cartoon...
Aboobaker Osman Mitha Major General Aboobaker Osman Mitha, usually shortened to AO Mitha, (1923–1999), HJ, SPk, SQA, was a legendary two-star rank general who was the pioneer of the "stay behind" concept ...
Abrar Alvi Abrar Alvi (अबरार अलवी; 1927 – 18 November 2009) was an Indian film writer, director and actor.
Abu Asim Azmi Abu Asim Azmi born 8 August 1955, is the state president of Maharashtra Samajwadi Party.
Abu Salem Abu Salem (born 1968) is an underworld don originally from Azamgarh district in Uttar Pradesh, India.
Abul Hasan Ali Hasani Nadwi Abul Hasan Ali Hasani Nadwi (5 December 1913 - 31 December 1999) also spelt Abul Hasan Ali Hasani Nadvi (affectionately 'Ali Miyan') was an Indian, Islamic scholar, and author of well over fifty books in various languages.
Abul Kalam Azad Abul Kalam Muhiyuddin Ahmed Azad was an Indian scholar and a senior political leader of the Indian independence movement. Following India's independence, he became the first Minister of Education in the Indian government.
Adamjee Peerbhoy Sir Adamjee Peerbhoy (1846–1913) was an Indian business magnate, philanthropist and a social reformist of Dawoodi Bohra community based at Bombay in British India.
Aditi Gowitrikar Aditi Gowitrikar (born May 21, 1974) is an Indian model, actress and a doctor.
Adnan Sami Adnan Sami is a Pakistani singer, musician, pianist, actor and composer. with a command on Indian and Western Classical/ Semi-Classical notes, Jazz, Rock & Pop music.
Advocate Nasiruddin Advocate Nasiruddin (1892–1949) was the famous lawyer, political and social leader from Bhopal state.
Afsir Karim Major General Afsir Karim, is a retired Indian Army general and military scholar who has authored several books on strategic affairs & military studies.
Aftab Ahmed Khan Aftab Ahmed Khan is a former Indian Police Service officer, turned politician from Mumbai, India, noted for his encounter killings of gangsters from the Mumbai organized crime syndicates.
Agha Hasan Amanat Agha Hasan Amanat was an Urdu poet, writer and playwright of the nineteenth century from the Indian city of Lucknow.
Agha Shorish Kashmiri Agha Shorish Kashmiri was a scholar, writer, debater, and leader of the Majlis-e-Ahrar-e-Islam party.
Aizan Ahmad Hadi Aizan Ahmad Hadi (ऐज़ान अहमद हादी) A Young Indian social activist and the Co-founder of Screech Foundation who led movements for reservations, to promote education system, health and increase g...
Ajan Fakir Ajan Fakir, born Shah Miran, also known as Azan Pir, Hazrat Shah Miran, and Shah Milan (presumably from Miran), was a Sufi Syed, poet, Muslim preacher and saint from ...
Akbaruddin Owaisi Akbaruddin Owaisi is an Indian politician based in Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh and an MLA of the Andhra Pradesh Legislative Assembly. He belongs to All India Majlis-e Ittihad al-Muslimin and is its floor leader in Andhra Pradesh Legislative Assembly.
Akiv Ali Akiv Ali is an Indian film editor and actor.
Ali (actor) Ali is a South Indian actor who has acted in more than 1000 films in Telugu, Tamil and Bollywood film industries.
Ali Akbar Khan Ali Akbar Khan (আলী আকবর খাঁ) (April, 14 1922 – June, 18 2009), often referred to as Khansahib or by the title Ustad (master), was a Hindustani classical musician of the Maihar...
Ali Asgar (actor) Ali Asgar alternately known as Ali Azgar, is an Indian actor. He has worked as a comedian in many Indian films and television. He was the winner of the Comedy Circus 1, a television comedy series with Kashif Khan, and of Comedy circus ke taansen with Kapil Sharma.
Ali Asgar (comedian) 48 year old Ali Asghar, alternately known as Ali Asgar, is an actor from India who has worked on both film and television.
Ali Budesh Ali Baba Budesh (born in 1957), is a notorious Indian extortionist and underworld don of the Indian Mafia, based in Bahrain.
Ali Kazimi Ali Kazimi (born 1961) is a Canadian film-maker and writer.
Ali Manikfan M. Ali Manikfan (where "M." stands for Muraiduganduar, also known as Muräduganduar Ali Befanu; manikfan and befanu are actually titles) (born 16 March 1938, Minicoy Island, Lakshadweep) ...
Ali Sardar Jafri Ali Sardar Jafri (November 29, 1913 – August 1, 2000) was a prolific and versatile Urdu writer from India.
Ali Velshi Ali Velshi (born October 29, 1969) is a Canadian television journalist and host of Real Money with Ali Velshi on Al Jazeera America.
Ali Yavar Jung Nawab Ali Yavar Jung (February 1906 – 11 December 1976) was an eminent Indian diplomat.
Alia Bhatt Alia Bhatt (born 15 March 1993) is an Indian film actress who appears in Bollywood films.
Alibhai Mulla Jeevanjee Alibhai Mulla Jeevanjee (1856 – 1936) was an Indian merchant, politician and philanthropist who went on to play a large role in the development of modern day Kenya during colonial rule.
Alla Rakha Qureshi Alla Rakha Khan (Dogri: क़ुरैशी अल्ला रखा ख़ान) popularly known as Alla Rakha (29 April 1919 – 3 February 2000) was an Indian tabla player.
Allah Jilai Bai Allah Jilai Bai (1 February 1902 – 3 November 1992) was a folk singer from Rajasthan, India.
Allama Mashriqi Allama Mashriqi, also known as Inayatullah Khan was a South Asian mathematician, logician, political theorist, Islamic scholar and the founder of the Khaksar movement.
Allama Tamanna Imadi Syed Hayatul Haq Muhammad Mohi-ud-Din (born in Phulwari Shareef, Patna, Bihar, India in 1888; died in Karachi in 1972), known as Allama Tamana ‘Imadi, Tamaana Imadi, Tamana Emadi'...
Allauddin (Pakistani actor) Allauddin Ahmad better known as Allahuddin was a Pakistani actor who has worked in Pakistani and Bollywood movies.
Amir Khusrow Ab'ul Hasan Yamīn ud-Dīn Khusrow (1253–1325 CE) Hindi अमीर खुसरो, (better known as Amīr Khusrow (also Khusrau, Khusro) Dehlawī (meaning Amir Khusrow of Delhi) was a Sufi musician, poet and scholar.
Amjad Ali Khan Amjad Ali Khan (अमजद अली ख़ान; IAST:) (born 9 October 1945) is an Indian classical musician who plays the Sarod.
Amjad Hyderabadi Amjad Hussain (سيد امجد حسين; 1878–1961), better known by the pen-name Amjad Hyderabadi (امجد حيدرابادى), was an Urdu and Persian Ruba'i poet from Hyderabad, India.
Amjad Khan Amjad Khan (12 November 1940 – 27 July 1992) was an Indian actor and director.
Amode Ibrahim Atchia Amode Ibrahim Atchia (b.1868 - 1947), otherwise known as Major Atchia, was an entrepreneur and technologist in the Indian Ocean Islands who pioneered the use of scientific concepts and inven...
Anas Rashid Anas Rashid(born on 31 August 1980) is an Indian actor and model.
Anees Bazmee Anees Bazmee is an Indian producer and Director of Bollywood Films.
Anees Jung Anees Jung (b. Hyderabad 1944) is an Indian woman author, journalist and a columnist for major newspapers in India and abroad, whose most noted work, Unveiling India (1987) was a detailed ch...
Anisa Sayyed Anisa Sayyed is a woman shooter from India who won two gold medals in 2010 Commonwealth Games held from 3–14 October 2010 in Delhi, India.
Anu Malik Anu Malik (born 2 November 1960), born Anwar Sardaar Malik, is a music director in the Hindi film industry.
Anwar (singer) Anwar Hussain, known more by his first name "Anwar", is a playback singer who rose to prominence in the Hindi playback industry because of the uncanny resemblance of his voice with that of singe...
Anwara Taimur Syeda Anwara Taimur (born 24 November 1936) was the chief minister of the Indian state of Assam from 6 December 1980 to 30 June 1981.
Arbaaz Ali Khan Arbaaz Ali Khan is the son of late actor Ajit and is the brother of actor Shehzad Khan.
Arbaaz Khan (Indian actor) Arbaaz Khan (born 4 August 1967) is an Indian actor, director and film producer,known for his work in Hindi cinema.
Arif Beg Arif Beg is a former federal Indian minister (1977–1980) and a Bharatiya Janta Party leader.
Arif Mohammad Khan Arif Mohammad Khan (born 1951 in Bulandshahr, Uttar Pradesh) is a former Indian Union minister.
Armaan Ebrahim Armaan Ebrahim (அர்மான் ஏப்ரஹிம்; born May 17, 1989) is a car racer from Chennai, India.
Arshad Warsi Arshad Warsi is an Indian film actor. He made his debut in 1996 with Tere Mere Sapne which managed to succeed at the box office. He is best known for his role as "Circuit" in the comedy series Munnabhai M.B.B.S. and Lage Raho Munnabhai.
Asaduddin Owaisi Asaduddin Owaisi (Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India) is an Indian politician and President of the party, All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen Since 2008.
Asaf Ali Asaf Ali (May 11, 1888 – April 1, 1953) was an Indian independence fighter and noted Indian lawyer.
Ashfaqulla Khan Ashfaqulla Khan (Ashfaq Ulla Khan) (22 October 1900 – 19 December 1927) was a freedom fighter in the Indian independence movement who had given away his life along with Ram Prasad Bismil.
Ashraf Ghori Mohammed Ashraf Ghori (born 17 September 1973), better known as Ashraf Ghori, is a comic book artist, filmmaker and entrepreneur from India.
Ashraf Kokkoor Ashraf Kokkoor is a well known politician and public figure in Kerala.
Asif Ali Asif Ali (born 4 February 1986) is an Indian film actor who has starred in Malayalam films.
Asif Ismail Asif Ismail is a former tennis player who has the rare distinction of representing two different countries in Davis Cup, first India and later Hong Kong.
Asifa Zamani Asifa Zamani is an eminent Indian scholar of Persian language.
Asiya Andrabi Syed Asiya Andrabi, an Kashmiri political figure, is the founding leader of Dukhtaran-e-Millat. This Islamic group is part of the separatist All Parties Hurriyat Conference in the Kashmir valley.
Aslam Sher Khan Aslam Sher Khan (born 15 July 1953) is an Indian hockey player and a former member of the Indian team.
Atique Ahmad Atique Ahmed or Ateeq Ahmed is an Indian criminal-politician belonging to the Samajwadi Party.
Atique Ahmed Atique Ahmed (born 10 August 1962) is an Indian criminal-politician belonging to the Samajwadi Party.
Ayaan Ali Khan Ayaan Ali Khan (अयान अली खान; IAST:) (born 5 September 1979) is an Indian classical musician who plays the sarod.
Ayaz Khan Ayaz Khan (born 1 April 1979) is an Indian actor and model.
Ayesha Takia Azmi Ayesha Takia Azmi (आयेशा टाकिया आजमी; born Ayesha Takia on 10 April 1986) is an Indian actress who mainly appears in Bollywood films.
Ayub Khan (actor) Ayub Khan (born February 23, 1969) is an Indian film and television actor, most known for TV series, Uttaran (2008–Present).
Azad Bilgrami Azad Bilgrami (1704-1786) was a scholar of Arabic, Persian and Urdu languages in 18th century India.
Azam Khan (politician) Mohammad Azam Khan محمّد اعظم خان (born 14 August 1948) is a (Samajwadi Party) politician in India.
Azhar Usman Azhar Muhammad Usman اظہر محمد عثمان; born December 23, 1975) is an American comedian, actor, writer, and film producer of Indian descent.
Azharuddin Mohammed Ismail Azharuddin Mohammed Ismail (Marathi: अझहरुद्दीन मोहाम्मद इस्मैल) (born 1998) is an Indian child actor, who played the youngest version of Salim Malik in the Oscar-winning film Slumdog Milliona...
Azim Jah Azim Jah was the brother of Azam Jah, the eleventh Nawab of the Carnatic and uncle of Ghulam Muhammad Ghouse Khan, the twelfth and last Nawab of the Carnatic.
Azim Premji Azim Hashim Premji (born 24 July 1945) is an Indian business tycoon and philanthropist who is the chairman of Wipro Limited, guiding the company through four decades of diversification and growt...
Azim-ud-Daula Azim-ud-Daula was the Nawab of Carnatic from 1801 to 1819.
Azimullah Khan Azimullah Khan Yusufzai (1830-1859), also known as Dewan Azimullah Khan, was initially appointed Secretary, and later Prime Minister (hence the prefix Dewan) to Nana Sahib.
Aziz Ansari Aziz Ansari (born February 23, 1983) is an American actor and comedian.
Aziz Mirza Aziz Mirza (born 1947) is an Indian film director, producer and writer.
Azizul Haque (educator) Sir Muhammad Azizul Haque, KCSI, CIE (27 November 1892 - 23 March 1947) (Bengali: স্যার আজিজুল হক, also known as Muhammad Azizul Huq or Mohammad Azizul Huque) was a Bengali law...
Azizul Huque Khan Bahadur Mohammad Azizul Huque (November 27, 1892 – March 22, 1947) was an Indian Muslim lawyer, public servant, scholar and activist.
B. M. Idinabba B. M. Idinabba (September 17, 1920 – April 11, 2009) was a prominent Kannada poet, journalist, freedom fighter, politician and a Kannada activist from Karnataka.
B. S. Abdur Rahman B. S. Abdur Rahman, (அப்துர் ரஹ்மான்) also known as Sena Aana, is the Vice-Chairman of Dubai-based ETA Star Group, one of the most powerful Indian entrepreneurs in the UAE's maritime shipp...
Bade Ghulam Ali Khan Bade Ghulam Ali Khan (Devanagari:बड़े ग़ुलाम अली ख़ान, Shahmukhi: بڑے غلام علی خان) (c. 2 April 1902 – 25 April 1968) was a prolific Hindustani classical vocalist, from the Patiala gh...
Badruddin Shaikh Badruddin Shaikh, born on 13 September 1952 is a senior leader of Indian National Congress.
Bahadur Khan Ustad Bahadur Khan (born Bahadur Hossain Khan, January 19, 1931) was a sarod player Ustad Bahadur Khan, a Bengali, was born in January 19, 1931 in Shibpur, Comilla, Bangladesh, (then Briti...
Bahadur Mansoor Ali Khan Janab Khan Bahadur Mansoor Ali Khan (Late Janab Khan Bahadur Mansoor Ali Khan was D.T.S. (Divisional Traffic Superintendent) in railway.
Bahauddin Dagar Baha'ud'din Mohiuddin Dagar (born 1970) is the rudra veena player and son of noted north Indian musician Zia Mohiuddin Dagar.
Bakht Khan Bakht Khan (1797–13 May 1859) was nominal commander-in-chief of Indian rebel forces in the Indian Rebellion of 1857 against the East India Company.
Bakshi Ghulam Haider Khan Bahadur Bakhshi Ghulam Haider Khan (died 1828 AD) was Faujdar of a unit at the time of Battle of Assaye, which was a major battle of the Second Anglo-Maratha War under the command of Major ...
Barkatullah Khan Barkatullah Khan (1920 – 1973) was a politician from Indian state of Rajasthan and a leader of Indian National Congress party.
Basharat Peer Basharat Peer, (born 1977) is an Indian journalist of Kashmiri ethnicity, based in New York.
Bashir Badr Bashir Badr, born Syed Muhammad Bashir) on February 15, 1935, is an Indian poet of Urdu.
Bashir Hussain Zaidi Sayyid Bashir Hussain Zaidi, CIE, MP (1898 - 29 March 1992) was a member of the first Lok Sabha and Vice Chancellor of AMU from 1956-1962.
Begum Abida Ahmed Begum Abida Ahmed (July 17, 1923 - December 7, 2003) was an Indian politician and the wife of the fifth President of India Fakhruddin Ali Ahmed (1974–1977), who twice remained member of the Lok ...
Begum Aizaz Rasul Begum Qudsia Aizaz Rasul (1908–2001) was an Indian politician and the only Muslim woman to be a member of the Constituent Assembly of India.
Begum Akbar Jahan Abdullah Akbar Jahan Abdullah (c. 1917 – 11 July 2000) was a member of 6th and 8th Lok Sabha from 1977 to 1979 and 1984 to 1989 from Srinagar and Anantnag Parliamentary constituencies of Jammu and ...
Begum Akhtar Akhtari Bai Faizabadi or Begum Akhtar (October 7, 1914 – October 30, 1974) was a well known Indian singer of Ghazal, Dadra, and Thumri.
Begum Para Begum Para (1926-2008) was an Indian Hindi film actress who was active mostly in the 1940s and 1950s.
Bilal Amrohi Bilal Amrohi is an Indian actor working in Bollywood.
Bismillah Khan Bismillah Khan (21 March 1913 – 21 August 2006), often referred to by the honorific title Ustad, was an Indian musician credited with popularising the shehnai, a subcontinental wind instrument o...
C. H. Mohammed Koya C.H. Mohammed Koya (born at Atholi, Calicut July 15, 1927 - 28 September 1983) was an Indian politician and the tenth Chief Minister of Kerala.
Chekannur Maulavi Chekannur Moulavi (born Chekannur P. K. Mohammed Abdul Hassan Moulavi on 1936, disappeared July 29, 1993) was a progressive Islamic cleric who lived in Edappal in Malappuram district of ...
Cochin Haneefa Salim Ahmed Ghoush (22 April 1951 – 2 February 2010), better known by his stage name Cochin Haneefa, was an Indian film actor, director, and screenwriter.
Currimbhoy Ebrahim Sir (Fazalbhoy) Currimbhoy Ebrahim, 1st Baronet (21 October 1840 – 26 September 1924) was an Indian Muslim businessman of the Gujarati Khoja Ismaili faith based in Bombay credited with founding ...
Danish Aslam Danish Aslam is an Indian film director based in Mumbai.
Dawood Ibrahim Dawood Ibrahim (born Dawood Ibrahim Kaskar) is the leader of Indian organized crime syndicate D-Company founded in Mumbai.
Dawood vaid Dawood Vaid is the CEO and founder of Burooj Realization, an educational institution in the India.
Dawood Vaid Dawood Mohamed Vaid is the CEO and founder of Burooj Realization, an educational institution in India.
Dawoodi Bohra Dawoodi Bohra (داؤدی بوہرہ) are a sub-sect of Shia Islam.
Deputy Nazir Ahmad Dehlvi Deputy Nazeer Ahmad Dehlvi, also known as "Diptee" Nazeer Ahmad, was an Urdu writer, social and religious reformer, and scholar.
Dharmendra Dharamendra (born Dharam Singh Deol on 8 December 1935), is a Hindi film actor.
Dhiren Barot Dhiren Barot (known under various aliases: Bilal, Abu Musa al-Hindi, Abu Eissa al-Hindi, and Issa al-Britani) (born December 1971) is a convicted terrorist from the Unite...
Dilip Kumar Dilip Kumar (born 11 December 1922, as Muhammad Yusuf Khan) is an Indian film actor known as Tragedy King, and described as "the ultimate method actor" by Satyajit Ray.
Dilshad Khan Dilshad Khan (born 1945) is a Bengali Hindustani classical singer of the Patiala Gharana.
Divya Bharti Divya Om Prakash Bharti (also Bharati or Bharathi) (25 February 1974 – 5 April 1993) was an Indian film actress who starred in a number of commercially successful Hindi, Telugu ...
DJ Aqeel DJ Aqeel is a DJ, singer and composer from India.
Dulari Qureshi Dulari Qureshi is an academic from Aurangabad, Maharashtra.
Dulla Bhatti Dulla Bhatti (popularly referred to as the "Son of Punjab" or "Robin Hood of Punjab", sometimes spelled Dulha Bhatti and also known as Abdullah Bhatti) (died 1599) came f...
Dulquar Salman Dulquar Salman (also spelled Dulquer Salmaan) is an Indian film actor and businessman who works in Malayalam cinema.
Dulquer Salmaan Dulquer Salmaan is an Indian film actor and businessman known for his Malayalam films. The son of film actor Mammootty, he started his acting career in the Malayalam film Second Show and later appeared in the film Ustad Hotel.
E N Ibrahim Moulavi EN Ibrahim Moulavi (Malayalam:ഇ എന് ഇബ്രാഹിം മൌലവി) is an Hafiz and Islamic scholar from Kerala.
E. Ahamed E. Ahamed (born 29 April 1938) is Minister of State for External Affairs of India.
Editor alaudeen Editor alaudeen (அலாவுதீன் ; born 15 march 1989) is an Indian film editor, and actor, working in the Tamil film industry.
Ehsaan Noorani Ehsaan Noorani is the Ehsaan of the Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy trio which consist of Shankar Mahadevan, Loy Mendonsa and himself.
Ehsan Jafri Ehsan Jafri (1929 – 28 February 2002) was an ex-Parliamentarian from India who was hacked and burnt to death in 2002 in his own home by a group of anti-Muslim rioters during the Gujarat ri...
Eijaz Khan Eijaz Khan (born 28 August 1975 in Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India) is an Indian film and television actor.
Emraan Hashmi Emraan Hashmi is an Indian film actor who appears mainly in Hindi language films. Before starting his career as an actor, Emraan Hashmi worked with Vishesh Films as an assistant director on Vikram Bhatt's Raaz.
Erum Ali Erum Ali is an Indian fashion designer, mainly working for the Indian movie industry.
Faisal Khan Faisal Khan (born in September 1966, Mumbai, India) is a Bollywood actor.
Faisal Saif Faisal Saif, Born on 27 April 1976 in India is a film director, film critic and writer.
Faizanuddin Justice Faizanuddin is a former judge of the Supreme Court of India.
Fakhruddin Ali Ahmed Fakhruddin Ali Ahmed (ফখৰুদ্দিন আলি আহমেদ (13 May 1905 – 11 February 1977) was the fifth President of India from 1974 to 1977.
Fakhruddin Shaheed Babjee Moulai Sayedi Fakhruddin Shaheed is the 11th century holy Dawoodi Bohra saint who is buried in Galiakot, India.
Farah (actress) Farah Naaz (born 9 December 1968) was one of the most famous Bollywood actresses in the 80s & early 90s.
Farah Khan Farah Khan is an Indian film director, film producer, actress and choreographer. She is best known for her choreographic work in numerous Bollywood films. She has choreographed dance routines for more than a hundred songs in over 80 Hindi films. She has since become a film director as well.
Fardeen Khan Fardeen Khan (born 8 March 1974) was an Indian film actor known for his work in Bollywood.
Fareed Zakaria Fareed Rafiq Zakaria (born 20 January 1964) is an Indian-American journalist and author.
Farhad shahnawaz Farhaad Shahnawaz (born 28 September 1980) is an Indian model,originally from Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh.
Farhad Shahnawaz Farhad Shahnawaz (born 28 September 1980) is an Indian model,originally from Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh.
Farida Jalal Farida Tabrez Barmavar née Jalal (born 14 March 1949) is an Indian actress.
Farook Mahmood Farook Mahmood is an Indian businessman, philanthropist and social worker.
Farooq Sheikh Farooq Sheikh or Farooque Sheikh was an Indian actor, philanthropist and a popular television presenter. He was best known for his work in Hindi films from 1977 to 1989 and for his work in television between 1988 and 2002.
Farzana Versey Farzana Versey is an Indian journalist and writer based in Mumbai.
Fatehali Palejwala Fatehali Palejwala (6 June 1911 - 30 September 1995) was the 3rd Speaker of the Gujarat Legislative Assembly.
Fathima Beevi Justice M. Fathima Beevi was the first female judge to be appointed to the Supreme Court of India (1989) and the first Muslim woman to be appointed to any higher ...
Fatima Bano Fatima Bano is a female wrestling coach from Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh, India.
Fatima Begum Fatima Begum was one of the early superstars in Indian cinema and India's first female film director.
Fatima Zakaria Fatima Zakaria (Hindi/Konkani: फ़ातिमा ज़कारिया) was an editor of the Mumbai Times, and Sunday editor of The Times of India, and is now the editor of the Taj magazine of the Taj Hotels.
Fatma Begum Fatima Begum was one of the early superstars in Indian cinema and India's first female film director.
Fazal Ali Sayyid Sir Fazl Ali, also known as Fazal Ali (September 19, 1886 - August 22, 1959) was governor of Assam and Odisha and a judge.
Fazil A. M. Fazil (born 1953, in Alleppey, Kerala) is an Indian filmmaker, producer, and screenwriter of Malayalam cinema.
Fazil (director) A. M. Fazil (born 1953, in Alleppey, Kerala) is an Indian filmmaker, producer, and screenwriter of Malayalam cinema.
Fazil (Indian filmmaker) A. M. Fazil (born 1953, in Alleppey, Kerala) is an Indian filmmaker, producer, and screenwriter of Malayalam cinema.
Feroz Khan Feroz Khan (Hindi: फ़िरोज़ ख़ान, Urdu: فیروزخان September 25, 1939 – 27 April 2009) was an Indian actor, film editor, producer and director in the Hindi film industry.
Firuz Shah Tughlaq Sultan Firoz Shah Tughluq (फ़िरोज़ शाह तुग़लक़; 1309 – September 20, 1388) was a Turkic Muslim ruler of the Tughlaq Dynasty, who reigned over the Sultanate of Delhi from 1351 to 1388.
Fiyaz Khan Ustad Faiyaz Khan (alternative spelling Fiyaz Khan) is a Tabla player of international repute and belongs to the Delhi Gharana.
G. M. Banatwalla G.M. Banatwalla (born 15 August 1933 in Bombay, died 25 June 2008 in Mumbai) was an Indian politician and teacher.
G. M. Khan Col G.M. Khan is a former Indian national equestrian.
Gauhar Khan Gauhar Khan (also known as Gauahar Khan) is an Indian model and actress.
Ghulam Mohammad Shah Ghulam Mohammad Shah or G.M. Shah was an Indian politician who was Chief Minister of the state of Jammu and Kashmir from 2 July 1984 to 6 March 1986.
Ghulam Mohammed (composer) Ghulam Mohammed was an Indian film score composer, who is most remembered for his work in Hindi musical hits films like, Mirza Ghalib (1954), Shama (1961) and Pakeezah (1972).
Ghulam Muhammad A. Fecto Ghulam Muhammad Adamjee Fecto, the Founder and Chairman of FECTO Group of Industries was born in 1926 at Jetpur, in the Indian state of Gujarat, into a Sunni Hanafi Memon family.
Ghulam Muhammad Ali Khan Khan Bahadur Sir Ghulam Muhammad Ali Khan GCIE (1882–1952) was the fifth Prince of Arcot and ruled from 1903 to 1952.
Ghulam Nabi Azad Ghulam Nabi Azad (born 7 March 1949, in Jammu and Kashmir, India) is an Indian politician from the Indian National Congress and the current Minister of Health and Family Welfare He was the Parli...
Goolam Essaji Vahanvati Goolamhussein Essaji Vahanvati is the 13th and current Attorney General for India. He is the first Muslim to hold the post. His first term in office began in June 2009 and was for three years. In 2012 it was extended by two years. Before this, he served as the Solicitor General of India.
Gul Mohammed Gul Mohammed (February 15, 1957 – October 1, 1997) of New Delhi, India, according to The Guinness Book of World Records, was the shortest adult human being of his time whose existence and height...
Gulam Abbas Moontasir Gulam Abbas Moontasir (born 7 January 1942) is professional basketball player from India.
Gulsher Ahmad Gulsher Ahmed was born a leader of Indian National Congress.
Gulzar Banu Gulzar Banu (born 1963) is an Indian politician and incumbent Mayor of the Mangalore City Corporation, India.
Habeeb zain arif Habeeb Zain Arif (born in Hyderabad, India) is an Indian politician and the present Corporator of Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation of Shivrampally, Rajendranagar.
Haji Shariatullah Haji Shariatullah (1781–1840) was an eminent Islamic reformer of the Indian subcontinent in British India.
Hakim Abdul Aziz Hakim Abdul Aziz was a prominent Unani physician from colonial India.
Hakim Ajmal Khan Ajmal Khan (or Hakim Ajmal Khan) (1868–1927) was an Indian physician specialising in the field of South Asian traditional Unani medicine as well as a Muslim nationalist politician and free...
Hakim Syed Atiqul Qadir Hafiz Hakim Syed Atiqul Qadir (1909–2000) was a noted Unani Physician from Tijara and Bhopal.
Hakim Syed Karam Husain Hakim Syed Muhammad Karam Hussain (1870–1953) was a prominent Unani practitioner from Tijara, Alwar.
Hakim Syed Zillur Rahman Hakim Syed Zillur Rahman (হাকিম সৈয়দ জিল্লুর রহমান), is well known for his contribution to Unani medicine.
Hakimuddin Hakimuddin is the holy dawoodi bohra saint who is buried in Burhanpur, India.
Hameed Chennamangaloor Hameed Chennamangaloor (Abdul Hameed Areepattamannil; born 1948) is a prominent social critic in Kerala, India.
Hameeduddin Aqil Hameeduddin Husami Husammi, was an Indian Muslim religious scholar followed particularly in South Asia and also among the South Asian diaspora in the Middle East, Western Europe, and North America.
Hamid Dalwai Hamid Umar Dalwai (1932 – 3 May 1977) was a Muslim social reformer, thinker, activist and Marathi language writer in Maharashtra, India.
Hamiduddin Farahi Hamiduddin Farahi (1863–1930) was a celebrated Islamic scholar of South Asia known for his groundbreaking work on the concept of Nazm, or Coherence, in the Quran.
Huma Qureshi (actress) Huma Qureshi is an Indian actress who mainly works in Hindi cinema. She worked as a theatre actor and model before beginning her film career.
Humayun Kabir Humayun Zahiruddin Amir-i Kabir or Humayun Kabir (হুমায়ুন কবির; 22 February 1898 – 18 August 1969) was an Indian educationist, politician, writer and philosopher.
Husain Dalwai Shri Husain Dalwai, a politician from Indian National Congress party, is a Member of the Parliament of India representing Maharashtra in the Rajya Sabha, the upper house of the Parliament.
Hussain Kuwajerwala Hussain Kuwajerwala (born 12 October 1977) is an Indian actor, anchor and dancer.
Hyder Ali Hyder Ali, Haidarālī; 1721 – 7 December 1782 was the sultan and de facto ruler of the Kingdom of Mysore in southern India. Born Hyder Naik, he distinguished himself militarily, eventually drawing the attention of Mysore's rulers.
Ibrahim B. Syed Ibrahim Bijli Syed (born March 16, 1939) is an American Muslim and radiologist.
Ibrahim Habibullah Major General Ibrahim Habibullah was an Indian Army General and the commandant of the National Defence Academy (India).
Idris Hasan Latif Air Chief Marshal Idris Hasan Latif (June 9, 1923 – present) is a former chief of air staff of the Indian Air Force, having served as such from 1978 to 1981.
Iftekhar Iftekhar Khan, often mononymously credited as Iftekhar (इफ्तिखार) (February 22, 1920 – March 4, 1995) was a character actor in Bollywood films, especially known for his roles as police off...
Iliyas Azmi Iliyas Azmi (born 22 August 1934) is an Indian politician for the Shahabad (Lok Sabha constituency) in Uttar Pradesh.
Ilyas Babar Mohammad Ilyas Babar was an Indian athletic coach.
Imran Khan (actor) Imran Khan (born Imran Pal 13 January 1983) is an Indian actor, who appears in Hindi-language films.
Imtiaz Ali (director) Azmeel is an Indian film director, actor and writer. In 2005, he made his directorial debut with the film Socha Na Tha. However, it was his second film Jab We Met that brought him success and fame.
Intizam-ul-Mulk Nawab Intizam-ul-Mulk Bahadur was the younger brother of Zahir-ud-Daula, the second Prince of Arcot.
Irfan Pathan Irfan Khan Pathan (born 27 October 1984) is an Indian cricketer who made his debut for India in late-2003 and was a core member of the national team until a decline in form set in during 2006, f...
Irrfan Khan Sahabzade Irrfan Ali Khan (born 7 January 1967), credited as Irrfan Khan or even simply Irrfan, is an Indian film actor known for his works predominantly in Bollywood.
Islam Khan V Islam Khan V was one of the prominent Emir and nobleman during the Mughal empire.
Ismail Darbar Ismail Darbar (born 1 June 1964) is an Indian composer and violinist, a popular name in Indian Film Industry: Bollywood.
Ismail Gangji Pir Wazir Ismail Gangji / Varas Ismail Gangji (1788-1883) was an Ismaili Pir, religious leader and social worker from Junagadh,who is noted for beautiful explanations of some often recited Ginans of Ismaili faith.
Ismail Hussain Ismail Hussain (born 1 April 1950) is an Indian politician from the Indian National Congress.
Ismail Merchant Ismail Merchant (25 December 1936 – 25 May 2005) was an Indian-born film producer and director, best known for the results of his famously long collaboration with Merchant Ivory Productions whic...
Ismat Chughtai Ismat Chughtai (Urdu: عصمت چغتائی) (August 1915 – 24 October 1991)1^^^ was an eminent Indian writer in Urdu, known for her indomitable spirit and a fierce feminist ideology.
J. M. Aaron Rashid J.M. Aaroon Rashid is an Indian politician and member of the Parliament of India, representing the Theni Lok Sabha constituency.
J. M. Aaroon Rashid J.M. Aaroon Rashid (जे एम हारून रशीद; born 13 May 1950) is an Indian politician and member of the Parliament of India, representing the Theni Lok Sabha constituency.
Jabbar Patel Dr. Jabbar Patel is a theatre and film director of India.
Jaddanbai Jaddanbai (1892 or 1908 - 8 April 1949) was an early singer, music composer, actress and filmmaker of Bollywood and one of the pioneers of Indian cinema.
Jalaluddin Rizvi Jalaluddin Rizvi is a former field hockey player who represented India in the 1984 Olympics and 1982 Asian Games.
Jalaluddin Umri Syed Jalaluddin Umri (Urdu: السيّد جلال الدین عمری Arabic: سيّد جلال الدین العمری(Born in 1935) is the present Amir of Jamaat-e-Islami Hind and servin...
Jamal Khwaja The philosophical work of Jamal Khwaja (or, Ahmad Jamal Yusuf Khwaja, Indian philosopher, born August 12, 1926/1928), has two facets: an analysis of the nature and causes of philosophical disagr...
Jameel Mahmood Lt Gen Jameel Mahmood was the General Officer Commander-in-Chief (GOC-in-C), Eastern Command of the Indian Army.
Janab Deputy Mohammad Syed Khan Janab Deputy Mohammad Syed Khan, KCSI, born Syed Khan commonly known as Khan, was a Muslim philosopher and social activist in Dildarnagar Kamsar,British India He was born in year 189...
Janbaz Mirza Janbaz Mirza was a writer, poet, and journalist who played an important role in the Pakistan Movement and he also a leader of the Majlis-e-Ahrar-ul-Islam party.He joined Ahrar in 1932 after Kash...
Javed Ali Javed Ali (जावेद अली,),) is an Indian playback singer who has been singing in Hindi movies since 2000.
Javed Anand Javed Anand (born ca. 1950) is an Indian journalist and civil rights activist who founded the Mumbai-based Sabrang Communications in 1983.
Javed Jaffrey Jaaved Jaffrey is an Indian actor, voice actor, dancer, comedian, impressionist known for his work in several Bollywood films and Indian television shows. His father is the famous comedian Jagdeep.
Javed Khan Javed Khan (born Javed Yaqub Khan in Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh, India) is an Indian film and television actor and former model.
Javed Khan (actor) Javed Khan (born Javed Yaqub Khan in Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh, India) is an Indian film and television actor and former model.
Javed Siddiqui Javed Siddiqui (جاوید صدیقی जावेद सिद्दीकी) is a Hindi and Urdu screenwriter, dialogue writer and playwright from India.
Jawed Usmani Jawed Usmani (जावेद उस्मानी; جاوید عثمانی) is the Chief Secretary to the Government of Uttar Pradesh.
Jayant Zakaria Khan or Jayant (October 15, 1915 - 1975) is a Bollywood actor.
Jiah Khan Nafisa Rizvi Khan (also known as Jiah Khan, 20 February 1988 – 3 June 2013) was a British-American actress, model and singer who appeared in Hindi films.
Johnny Walker (actor) Johnny Walker (1920s – 29 July 2003) is the screen name of an Indian movie comedian, who acted in around 300 movies.
K K Suhail K.K. Suhail was the National President of the largest student organisation of Asia, the Students Islamic Organisation of India during the term 2009-2010.
K. Asif K. Asif (14 June 1922 – 9 March 1971) was a film director, film producer and screenwriter who was famous for his work on the Hindi epic motion picture, Mughal-e-Azam (1960).
K. M. Seethi K. M. Seethi Sahib (1898 − April 17, 1961) was a Speaker of the Kerala Legislative Assembly and a social reform leader of the Mappilas of Kerala, India.
K. P. Ummer K. P. Ummer (Malayalam: കെ പി ഉമ്മർ, 11 October 1930 – 29 October 2001) was a Malayalam cinema actor from Thekkepuram quarter of Kozhikode, Kerala, India.
K. S. Nissar Ahmed K.S. Nissar Ahmed is a prominent Indian poet and writer in Kannada language.
K. V. Rabiya Kariveppil Rabiya (born. 1966) is a physically challenged social worker from Vellilakkadu, Malappuram, Kerala in India who rose to prominence through her role in the Kerala State Literacy Campa...
K. Yasin Ashraf K. Yasin Ashraf is a media analyst, writer, translator and a prominent teacher from Kerala, India.
Kabir Khan (director) Kabir Khan (born 1971) is an Indian film director, screenwriter, and cinematographer of documentary and Bollywood films.
Kabir Suman Kabir Suman (কবীর সুমন, née Suman Chattopadhyay; born 16 March 1949) is a Kolkata-based modern Bengali singer-songwriter, musician, poet, journalist, political activist, TV presenter, and occasi...
Kabiruddin 'Kalim' Kabiruddin 'Kalim was a famous author, writer and social activist during the princely Bhopal State.
Kabiruddin Kalim Kabiruddin Kalim (1870 to 1952) was an Indian author, writer and social activist during the period of the Bhopal State.
Kader Khan Kader Khan (born 22 October 1942) is an Indian film actor, comedian, script and dialogue writer and Director.
Kafeel Ahmed Kafeel Ahmed (1 January 1979 – 2 August 2007) was one of two Islamic terrorists behind the 2007 Glasgow International Airport attack, who later died of his injuries sustained in the attacks.
Kaif Bhopali Kaif Bhopali was an Indian Urdu poet and lyricist.
Kaifi Azmi Sayyid Akhtar Hussein Rizvi, known as Kaifi Azmi (कैफ़ी आज़मी; کیفی اعظمی; January 14, 1919 – May 10, 2002) was an Indian Urdu poet.
Kalbe Abid Maulana Syed Kalbe Abid Naqvi (مولانا سيد كلب عابد نقوى) was a mujtahid from Lucknow, India who preached Shia Islam and came from a family of scholars known as "Khandaan-e-Ijtehad", notably Syed...
Kali Alaudeen Kali Alaudeen (born 1984) is an Indian football player.
Kamaal Rashid Khan Kamaal Rashid Khan (कमाल राशिद खान) (born 1 January 1975) is an Indian film actor, producer and writer based in Dubai.
Kamal Amrohi Syed Amir Haider Kamal Naqvi popularly known as Kamal Amrohi (or Amrohvi in Urdu) (17 January 1918 - 11 February 1993) was an Indian film director, screenwriter, and dialogue writer.
Kamala Surayya Kamala Suraiyya (born Kamala Das; 31 March 1934 – 31 May 2009), also known by her one-time pen name Madhavikutty, was a major Indian English poet and littérateur and at the same time...
Kamaluddin Ahmed Kamaluddin Ahmed (born 15 August 1930) is an Indian politician.
Kashmiri Muslims Kashmiri Muslims are ethnic Muslims from the Kashmir Valley currently living in the Valley or those originally with Kashmiri kinship and descent living outside of Kashmir (mainly in Pakistani Pu...
Kasim Razvi Syed Kasim Razvi also Qasim Razvi was a Muslim politician who headed the Razakars militia in the princely state of Hyderabad.
Katrina Kaif Katrina Kaif (born Katrina Turquotte) is a British Indian film actress and model.
Khadeeja Mumtaz Khadeeja Mumtaz (born 1955) is a Malayalam author from Kerala state, India.
Khadija Mumtaz Khadija Mumtaz (born 1955) is a Malayalam author from Kerala state, India.
Khaja Arifuddin Khaja Arifuddin, is the Zonal President of Jamaat-e-Islami Hind, Andhra Pradesh and Orissa.
Khalid Mohamed Khalid Mohamed is an Indian journalist, editor, film critic, screenwriter and film director.
Khalid Saifullah Rahmani Moulana Khalid Saifullah Rahmani (born November 1956 at Jala, Darbhanga, Bihar) is the General Secretary of Islami Fiqh Academy, India and founder member of All India Muslim Personal Law Board.
Khalil Ahmad Saharanpuri Abū Ibrāhīm K͟halīl Aḥmad ibn Majīd ‘Alī Anbahṭawī Sahāranpūrī Muhājir Madanī (أبو إبراهيم خليل أحمد بن مجيد علي السهارنفوري المدني, Abū Ibrāhīm Khalīl Aḥmad ibn Majīd ‘Alī as-Sahāranfūrī al-M...
Khan Abdul Ghaffar Khan Khān Abdul Ghaffār Khān (6 February 1890 – 20 January 1988) (خان عبدالغفار خان, خان عبدالغفار خان, ख़ान अबदुल गफ़्फ़र ख़ान), also known as Fakhr-e Afghān (فخر افغان, lit. "pride of Afghans...
Khan Shein Kunwar Shawkat Ali Khan शौकत अली खान (Urdu/Persian:), pen-name Khan Shein Kunwar (Urdu/Persian:), is a short story writer from Kolkata, India, who has written hundreds of short stories on differe...
Khan Zaman Khan Ali Asghar Ali Asghar (died ca 1155 AH / 1743 AD) was one of the prominent Emir and nobleman during the Mughal empire.
Khanum Haji Khanum Haji (Hindi: ख़ानम हाजी, Urdu: خانم حاجی) was an Indian tennis player from Hyderabad.
Khurshed Alam Khan Khurshed Alam Khan (5 February 1919 - 20 July 2013) was an Indian politician and a senior leader of the Indian National Congress political party and was the first Muslim to serve as a minister ...
Khurshid Eqbal Khurshid Eqbal (born March 14, 1962) is an Urdu poet, writer and educationalist from India.
Khuzaima Qutbuddin Khuzaima Qutbuddin is a claimant of 53rd Da'i al-Mutlaq of the Dawoodi Bohras, a subgroup within the Mustaali, Ismaili Shia branch of Islam. Qutbuddin was appointed "Da'i Madhun" by the Syedna Muhammad Burhanuddin in 1965.
Khwaja Abdul Hamied Dr. K. A. Hamied (1898-1972) was an Indian nationalist and anti-imperialist scientist who founded Cipla, India's oldest pharmaceutical company in 1935.
Khwaja Ahmad Abbas Khwaja Ahmad Abbas (ख़्वाजा अहमद अब्बास) (7 June 1914 – 1 June 1987), popularly known as K. A. Abbas, was an Indian film director, novelist, screenwriter, and a journalist in the Urdu, Hin...
Khwaja Ahsanullah Nawab Khwaja Ahsanullah (1846–1901), Khan Bahadur KCIE, was the Nawab of Dhaka.
Khwaja Muhammad Yusuf Khwaja Muhammad Yusuf was one of the top lawyers and landowners of Aligarh, a small but historically significant town in the ‘doab’ region of the state of Uttar Pradesh in northern India.
Kiran Juneja Kiran Juneja/Kiran Joneja is a veteran Indian actress.
Kozhikode Abdul Kader KOZHIKODE ABDUL KADER (Malayalam: കോഴിക്കോട് അബ്ദുൾ കാദർ), (earlier name Lesli Andrews) was a Malayalam playback singer of 1950s.
Kunhali Marakkar The Kunhali Marakkar or Kunjali Marakkar was the title given to the Muslim naval chief of the Zamorin, Hindu king of Calicut, in present day state of Kerala, India during the 16th century.
Lubna Salim Lubna Salim is an Indian theatre and television actress, best known for her role as Leela Thakkar on the popular, long-running Hindi serial Baa Bahoo Aur Baby.
Lucky Ali Lucky Ali (born 19 September 1958), born as Maqsood Mehmood Ali, is an Indian singer songwriter, composer and actor.
M. F. Husain Maqbool Fida Husain (17 September 1915 – 9 June 2011) commonly known as MF Husain, was an Indian painter and Film Director.
M. J. Akbar Mobashar Jawed "M.J." Akbar (Bengali: মবাসের জাবেদ একবার) (born 11 January 1951) is a leading Indian journalist and author.
M. M. Akbar Meleveettil Muhammad Akbar (Malayalam: മേലേവീട്ടില് മുഹമ്മദ് അക്ബര്) is an Islamic scholar, a religious orator and an expert in comparative religion.
M. Mohammed Rafi Mohammed Rafi is an Indian footballer from Trikaripur, Kasaragod Dist Kerala, who plays for Churchill Brothers in I-League as Forward.
M. O. H. Farook M. O. Hasan Farook Maricar (எம்.ஓ.எச் ஃபரூக் மரைக்காயர், എം.ഒ.
M. Shahid Farooq Gill Emraan Hashmi (born 24 March 1979) is an Indian film actor who appears mainly in Hindi language films.
M. Z. Kiani Major-General Mohammad Zaman Kiani (1 October 1910 – ?) was an officer of the British Indian Army who joined the Indian National Army and went on to be appointed its Chief of General Staff.
Madhubala Madhubala (14 February 1933 – 23 February 1969), was an Indian Bollywood actress who appeared in classic films such as Mahal (1949), Amar (1954), Mr. & Mrs. '55 (1955), Chalti Ka Naam Gaadi (195...
Mahboob Zahedi Mahboob Zahedi (2 February 1929 - 8 April 2006) was an Indian politician who represented the Katwa (Lok Sabha constituency) in West Bengal from 1996 till his death in 2006.
Mahmood A. Madani Mahmood Arshad Madani a politician from Rashtriya Lok Dal party is a Member of the Parliament of India representing Uttar Pradesh in the Rajya Sabha, the upper house of the Indian Parliament.
Majrooh Sultanpuri Majrooh Sultanpuri (1 October 1919 − 24 May 2000) was an Urdu poet, lyricist and songwriter.
Malik Barkat Ali Malik Barkat Ali was a Muslim Indian politician, lawyer and journalist.
Malik Maqbul Malik Maqbul or Khan-i-Jahan Maqbul Tilangani, was the Wazir or Prime Minister of the Delhi Sultanate, in the government of Feroz Shah Tughlaq (1351–1388 CE), in the Indian sub-continent.
Malik Motasim Khan Malik Motasim Khan (ملک معتصم خان) is the President of Andhra Pradesh Chapter of Welfare Party of India.
Mammootty Mammootty (born Muhammad Kutty Ismail Paniparambil; 7 September 1951) is an Indian film actor and producer who has mainly worked in Malayalam cinema.
Mandakini (actress) Mandakini (born 30 July 1969, as Yasmeen Joseph) is a former Bollywood actress.
Mansoor Ali Khan (actor) Mansoor Ali Khan is an Tamil film actor who has appeared in Tamil films in predominantly supporting roles.
Mansoor Ali Khan Pataudi Mansoor Ali Khan or Mansur Ali Khan sometimes M. A. K. Pataudi (5 January 1941, Bhopal – 22 September 2011, New Delhi), nicknamed Tiger Pataudi, was an Indian cricketer and for...
Mansoor Khan Mansoor Khan, son of film maker Nasir Hussain, made his directorial debut with Qayamat Se Qayamat Tak (1988) which launched the career of his cousin Aamir Khan.
Maqbool Salmaan Maqbool Salmaan is an Indian film actor who works in Malayalam cinema.
Masood Ali Khan Masood Ali Khan also known as M.A Khan (born 15 March 1947 in Hyderabad, India) (MA, Ph.D) is a scholar, histprian and a writer on Islamic history Culture and religion.
Masud Husain Khan Masud Husain Khan (January 28, 1919 – October 16, 2010) was an eminent linguist, the first Professor Emeritus in Social Sciences at Aligarh Muslim University and the 5th Vice-Chancellor of Jamia...
Maulana Abdul Karim Parekh Maulana Abdul Karim Parekh was renowned and well respected Indian Muslim scholar and translator of the Qur'an into Urdu.
Maulana Ghulam Rasool Mehr Maulana Ghulam Rasool Mehr (1893 - 1971) مولانا غلام رسول مہر or (Ghulam Rasul Mehr) born in Phoolpur, a village in the district of Jalandhar, Indiais a well known Muslim Scholar ...
Maulana Hameeduddin Aqil HameedUddin Husammi,, (July 23, 1928 – March 12, 2010) was a Indiani Muslim religious scholar followed particularly in South Asia and also among the South Asian diaspora in the Middle Eas...
Maulana Mohammad Ali Maulana Mohammad Ali Jouhar was an Indian Muslim leader, activist, scholar, journalist and poet, and was among the leading figures of the Khilafat Movement.
Mausam Noor Mausam Noor (born 15 October 1979) is an Indian politician who is a Congress MP from the Indian state of West Bengal.
Mayimama Marakkar Mayimama Mārakkār was an Indian ambassador of the Zamorin ruler of Calicut.
Mazhar Khan (actor) Mazhar Khan (22 July 1953 – 16 September 1998) was an Indian film and television actor and producer and director.
Meena Kumari Meena Kumari (मीना कुमारी; 1 August 1932 – 31 March 1972), born Mahjabeen Bano (माहजबीं बानो;), was an Indian movie actress and poet.
Mehboob (singer) Mehboob (മെഹ്ബൂബ്; 1925–1981) was an Indian musician and playback singer.
Mehboob Khan Mehboob Khan (1907 – 28 May 1964) was a pioneer, producer-director of Hindi cinema, best known for directing the social epic Mother India (1957), which won the Filmfare Awards for Best Film ...
Mehdi Hassan Mehdi Hassan Khan (; July 18, 1927 – June 13, 2012) was a Pakistani ghazal singer and a former playback singer for Lollywood.
Mehmood Ali Mehmood Ali (महमूद अली; 29 September 1932 – 23 July 2004), popularly known simply as Mehmood, was an Indian actor, director and producer best known for playing comic roles in Hindi films.
Meraj Khalid Noor Haji Meraj Khalid Noor (हाजी मेराज खालिद नूर) A Social Activist and President of the Rashtriya Awaami Movement (RAM).
Mian Bashir Ahmed Hazrat Mian Bashir Ahmed Laaravi (حضرت میاں بشیر احمد) (born November 1923) is a Kashmiri politician and a religious person in Jammu and Kashmir.
Mike Ghouse Mike Mohamed Ghouse (माइक ग़ौस) is an Indian-born, Muslim journalist, pluralist, social scientist, interfaith activist, and professional speaker based in Dallas, Texas.
Minhaj-i-Siraj Minhaj al-Siraj Juzjani (born 1193), full name Abu Osman Minhajuddin bin Sirajuddin, was a 13th-century Persian historian born in the Ghurid capital city of Firuzkuh, which was located in ...
Mir Khasim Ali Mir Khasim Ali born in Hyderabad, A.P. was India's Men's Singles Champion in table tennis from 1968 to 1969.
Mir Mohtesham Ali Khan Mir Mohtesham Ali Khan, born in Hyderabad, India, is a professional bodybuilder with multiple titles in both national and international championships.
Mirza Hameedullah Beg Mirza Hameedullah Beg (M. H. Beg) (22 February 1913 – 19 November 1988) was the 15th Chief Justice of India, serving from January 1977 to February 1978.
Mirza Ismail Amin-ul-Mulq Sir Mirza Muhammad Ismail, KCIE, Kt, OBE (ಸರ್ ಮಿರ್ಜಾ ಇಸ್ಮಾಯಿಲ್); (24 October 1883– 8 January 1959) was a Diwan (Diwan means Prime Minister) of the Kingdom of Mysore, Jaipur ...
Mirza Mazhar Jan-e-Janaan Mirzā Mazhar Jān-i Jānān, also known by his laqab Shamsuddīn Habībullāh (1699–1781), was a renowned Naqshbandī Sufi poet of Delhi, distinguished as one the "four pillars of Urdu poetry."
Mirza Mohammed Athar Maulana Mirza Mohammad Athar is a zakir-e-ahl-e-bayt from Lucknow, India. He is the son of a very learned and popular speaker, the late Mulla Mirza Mohammad Tahir.
Mohammad Akram Nadwi Mohammad Akram Nadwi (born c. 1964) is a scholar of Islam from the Indian city of Jaunpur.
Mohammad Ali Jouhar Mohammad Ali Jouhar (10 December 1878 – 4 January 1931) was an Indian Muslim leader, activist, scholar, journalist and poet, and was among the leading figures of the Khilafat Movement.
Mohammad Amir Ahmad Khan Mohammad Amir Ahmed Khan, Raja of Mahmudabad (5 November 1914—14 October 1973) was a prominent politician and leader of the All India Muslim League, during the Pakistan Movement.
Mohammad Aslam Kohli Mohammad Aslam Kohli is a political leader from the Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir.
Mohammad Habib Mohammad Habib (मोहम्मद हबीब) (1895-1971) was an Indian historian.
Mohammad Hamid Ansari Mohammad Hamid Ansari (মহম্মদ হামিদ আনসারি)(born 1 April 1937) is the 14th and current Vice President of India, in office since 2007.
Mohammad Hidayatullah Mohammad Hidayatullah OBE was the eleventh Chief Justice of India, serving from February 25, 1968 to December 16, 1970, and the sixth Vice-President of India, serving from August 20, 1979 to August 20, 1984.
Mohammad Iqbal Khan Mohammed Iqbal Khan (born 10 February 1981), more commonly known as Iqbal Khan, is an Indian television and Bollywood actor.
Mohammad Kaif Mohammad Kaif (मोहम्मद कैफ) (born 1 December 1980) is an Indian cricketer.
Mohammad Majid Hussain Mohammed Majid Hussain is a politician and the present Mayor of Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation.
Mohammad Shafi Qureshi Mohammad Shaffi Qureshi is a prominent Muslim politician from India and the founder of the Congress party in the Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir.
Mohammad Shahabuddin Mohammad Shahabuddin (born 10 May 1967) is one of India's most powerful criminal-politicians and also known as robinhood for his good deeds.
Mohammad Shakeel M Shakeel (full name: Mohammad Shakeel, alt: M Shakil) was an Indian freedom fighter, politician, Urdu novelist, trade union activist and labour lawyer from the city of Lucknow, India.
Mohammad Usman Brigadier Mohammad Usman (15 July 1912 – 3 July 1948) (also known as Usman Mohomad) was the highest ranking officer of Indian Army killed in the Indo-Pakistani War of 1947, who as a Muslim beca...
Mohammad Usman of Madras Khan Bahadur Sir Mohammad Usman, KCSI, KCIE, Kt (1884 – January 1, 1960) was an Indian politician, hakim and socialite who served as the Minister of Home for the Madras Presidency in the J...
Mohammad Yunus Mohammad Yunus (26 June 1916 – 17 June 2001) was a close associate of Indira Gandhi and He served as Indian ambassador to many countries including Turkey, Indonesia, Iraq and Spain.
Mohammed Aziz Mohammed Aziz (born 2 July 1954) is an Indian playback singer in Bollywood and Bengali film industry.
Mohammed Burhanuddin Syedna Mohammed Burhanuddin (محمد برھان الدین} was the 52nd Da'i al-Mutlaq of the Dawoodi Bohras.He was born on 6 March 1915 (20 Rabi ul Akhar 1333 H) in the house of 51st Da'i al-Mutlaq Syedna Taher Saifuddin.
Mohammed Eeza Mohammed Eeza (1929-1999) was a south Indian scholar, writer and thinker of Islamic studies.
Mohammed Fazal Mohammed Fazal (born July 2, 1922) was the Governor of Maharashtra from October 10, 2002 to December 5, 2004.
Mohammed Iqbal Khan Mohammed Iqbal Khan (born 10 February 1981), more commonly known as Iqbal Khan, is an Indian television and Bollywood actor.
Mohammed Khursheed Hussain Mohammed Khursheed Hussain(born 6 December 1990 in Hyderabad, India) is a Guinness World Record holder for the title 'fastest time to type the alphabet'.
Mohammed Rafi Mohammed Rafi (24 December 1924 – 31 July 1980) was an Indian recording artist who is considered by many to be one of the greatest Indian playback singers of the Hindi film industry.
Mohammed Rafi (footballer) Mohammed Rafi (born 24 May 1982) is an Indian professional footballer from Trikaripur, Kasaragod Dist Kerala, who plays for Mumbai F.C. as a striker in the I-League.
Mohammed Riaz Riaz Nabi Mohammed is a former captain of the Indian field hockey team.
Mohammed Shahid Mohammed Shahid is a former field hockey player from India. He is considered one of India's best to have played the game and was known for his dribbling skills. He was a member of the Indian team that won the gold medal at the 1980 Olympic Games in Moscow.
Mohammed Shami Mohammed Shami (born 9 March 1990, Jonagar, Bengal) is an Indian cricketer who plays for India in Tests, ODIs and Twenty20s and for Bengal in domestic cricket.
Mohammed Taslimuddin Mohammed Taslimuddin or simply Taslimuddin (born 4 January 1943) is an Indian criminal-politician and was a member of the 14th Lok Sabha of India.
Mohammed Tayab Khan Mohammed Tayab Khan is a noted craftsman from Rajasthan state in India .He was awarded Padma Shri award in 2004 by Government of India for his contribution.
Mufti Kifayatullah Dehlavi Hazrat Allama Mufti ul A'dham Moulana Kifayatullah ibn Inayatullah ibn Faidhullah ibn Khairullah ibn 'Ibadullah Dehlvi rahmatullahi alaiyh (1875 – December 31, 1952) was a prominent Muslim s...
Mufti Mohammad Sayeed Master Tasadiq Hussain(born January 12, 1955) is a politician from the state of Jammu and Kashmir in India.
Muhamed Haneef Muhamed Haneef (born 29 September 1979) is an Indian doctor who was accused of aiding terrorists, and left Australia upon cancellation of his visa amid great political controversy.
Muhammad Adam Lunat Sheikh Muhammad Adam ibn Yusuf Lunat (شیخ محمد آدم ابن يوسف لونات) is a Muslim scholar, who studied in India and now lives and teaches in the midlands region of the United Kingdom.
Muhammad Ahmad Said Khan Chhatari Lieutenant Colonel Saeed ul-Mulk Nawab Sir Muhammad Ahmad Said Khan, Nawab of Chhatari GBE, KCSI, KCIE, LL.D also generally referred to as Nawab of Chhatari (12 December 1888
Muhammad Ali Jauhar Maulana Muhammad Ali (1874–1951) Amir (1914–1951) (مولانا محمد على) Muhammad Ali (محمد على) was a Pakistani writer, scholar, and leading figure of the Ahmadiyya Movement.
Muhammad Ali Jinnah Muhammad Ali Jinnah(born Mahomedali Jinnahbhai; 25 December 1876 – 11 September 1948) was a lawyer, politician, and the founder of Pakistan.
Muhammad Faiyaz Ali Khan Nawab Sir Muhammad Faiyaz Ali Khan Bahadur, the Nawab of Pahasu, GBE, KCSI, KCIE, KCVO, MBE; (1851–1922) was a member of Governor General' Council of the United Provinces and Member of the Leg...
Muhammad Faiz Ali Khan Nawab Sir Muhammad Faiz Ali Khan Bahadur, KCSI (26 August 1821- 5 August 1894) was the Nawab of Pahasu, also a politician and administrator, who served as Prime Minister of Jaipur State.
Muhammad Hayat Khan Nawab Muhammad Hayat Khan (born 1833- died 1901), CSI, was an Indian Muslim who served the Government of British India and rose to considerable distinction.
Muhammad Husain Azad Muhammad Husain Azad (— 1830–1910), known as Ehsan Azad, was an Urdu writer who wrote both prose and poetry.
Muhammad Jafar Muhammad Jafar (born 1951) is the Vice-President of Jamaat-e-Islami Hind, a hardline Islamic organization and movement within Islam in India and was the First National President of Students Isla...
Muhammad Jaunpuri Syed Muhammad Mahdi Mau'ood (Urdu: سید محمد جونپورى) (September 9, 1443 - April 23, 1505 AD), (14, Jamadi ul Awal 847 - 19, Ziquada 910) Hijri), commonly known as Nur Pak was a perfect Sa...
Muhammad Mahabat Khan III Muhammad Mahabat Khanji III Rasul Khanji (2 August 1900 - 7 November 1959) was the last ruling Nawab of Junagadh of the princely state of Junagadh in British India from 1911 to 1947.
Muhammad Munawar Khan Sir Muhammad Munawar Khan KCIE (died 1903) was the Prince of Arcot from 1889 to 1903.
Muhammad Muzammilullah Khan Nawab Sir Muhammad Muzammilullah Khan, Khan Bahadur, KCIE, OBE (1865–1935) was a noted Zamindar and politician from United Province of British India.
Muhammad Saleh Akbar Hydari Sir Muhammad Saleh Akbar Hydari, KCIE, CSI was the last British-appointed and the first Indian governor of the Indian state of Assam.
Muhammad Yaqub Nanautawi Muhammad Yaqub Nanautawi (1833-1886) - alternately, Nanotvi - was an Indian Islamic scholar, and one of the founders of the Deobandi movement.
Muhammad Yusuf Kandhalawi Muhammad Yusuf Kandhlawi (مولانا محمد يوسف كاندهلوي) also known as Hadhratji (1917–1965) was an Islamic religious scholar in pre/post-independence India, who became the second ameer of tablighi ...
Muhammed Abdul Ali Al-Hajj Nawab Ghulam Muhammad 'Abdu'l 'Ali Khan Bahadur (born 9 August 1951) is the current titular Prince of Arcot, holding this title since July 1993, upon demise of his father Ghulam Mohammed...
Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi (मुख्तार अब्बास नकवी,مختار عباس نقوی) is vice-president of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and former Indian federal minister.
Mukhtar Ahmed Ansari Dr. Mukhtar Ahmed Ansari (मुख़्तार अहमद अंसारी,) was an Indian nationalist and political leader, and former president of the Indian National Congress and the Muslim League during the Indian Inde...
Mukhtar Ansari Mukhtar Ansari is an Indian gangster-turned-politician from Uttar Pradesh.
Mukri Mukri (5 January 1922 – 4 September 2000) was an Indian film actor, who worked as a comedian in Hindi films.
Mulana Mazharul Haque Mulana Mazharul Haque(Urdr مولانا مظہرالحق، Hindi मौलाना मजहरुल हक; 1866-1930) was born to a rich landlord, Sheikh Ahmedullah, in Bihar in December 1866.
Mumtaz (actress) Mumtaz (Hindi: मुमताज़ Arabic: ممتاز) (born 31 July 1947), is an actress of Hindi Cinema, who appeared in a number of Hindi movies.
Mumtaz Ali Khan Mumtaz Ali Khan is a cabinet minister in the Bharatiya Janata Party ministry of Karnataka state of India.
Mumtaz Begum Mumtaz Begum is a former mayor of Bangalore, India.
Munaf Patel Munaf Musa Patel (मुनाफ मूसा पटेल,) (born 13 July 1983, Ikhar, Gujarat, India) is an Indian cricketer who has also played for the West Zone in the Duleep Trophy and Gujarat, Mumbai cricket tea...
Murad (actor) Murad (1910–1997) was an Indian character actor who appeared in more than 100 Bollywood films from the early 1940s through to the end of the 1980s playing character roles of a father, police off...
Murtaza Ali Khan Nawab Sayyid Murtaza Ali Khan Bahadur (22 November 1923-8 February 1982) was the titular Nawab of Rampur from 1966 to his death in 1982, succeeding his father, Raza Ali Khan Bahadur.
Murtuza Siddique Mohammed Murtuza Siddiqui was born into a family of Islamic Theologians, Huffaz and Scholars, his father Maulana Hafiz Mohammed Mehmood Siddiqui was known for his contributions to the poetic tr...
Mushirul Hasan Professor Mushirul Hasan (Born: 15 August 1949) second son for noted historian and professor at his time Muhibbul Hasan he originally belongs to village Muhammadpur, Tehsil Fatehpur, District Ba...
Mushtaq Ali Syed Mushtaq Ali (17 December 1914 – 18 June 2005) was a former Indian cricketer, and an aggressive Test batsman.
Mushtaq Khan Mushtaq Khan is an Indian Bollywood versatile actor and comedian, who has worked in several films.
Muzaffar Ali Rajah Muzaffar Ali (मुज़फ्फर अली, born 21 October 1944, Lucknow) is an Indian filmmaker, a fashion designer, a poet, an artist, a music-lover, a revivalist, and a social worker.
Muzaffar Hussain Baig Muzaffar Hussain Baig is a former deputy chief minister of Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir(J&K).
Na nellikkunnu Nellikkunnu Abdul Khader Mohammed Kunhi Alias NA Nellikkunnu is a member of the current Legislative Assembly in Kerala.
Nadir Ali Khan Nadir Ali Khan (16 June 1931 in Rataul, Baghpat district, Uttar Pradesh) is an Indian writer and scholar.
Nadira Babbar Nadira Babbar (नादिरा बब्बर) born on 20 January 1948, is an Indian theatre actress, director and an actress in Hindi cinema, who is the recipient of Sangeet Natak Akademi Award in 2001.
Nafis Fathima Nafis Fathima (born 6 April 1963) is a Member of Board of Management of the University of Agricultural Sciences, Raichur, Karnataka and the Secretary of Karnataka Pradesh Congress Committee.
Najma Heptulla Dr. Najma Heptulla (नजमा हेपतुल्ला,) is vice president of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), an Indian politician and was a Rajya Sabha member from Rajasthan from July 2004 to July 2010.
Najmul Millat Ayatullah 'Najm al-Ḥasan (نجم الحسن), popularly known as Najmul Millat or Najmul Ulama, (25 May 1863 to 18 April 1938) was a top faqīh (Islamic jurist) and the founder of Jamia Nazmi...
Nargis Nargis Dutt (नर्गिस; 1 June 1929 – 3 May 1981), born Fatima Rashid but known by her screen name, Nargis, was an Indian film actress.
Naseeruddin Shah Naseeruddin Shah is an Indian film actor and director. He is widely considered to be one of the finest Indian stage and film actors. He is an influential actor of the Indian Parallel Cinema.
Nasir Hussain Nasir Hussain (3 February 1931 – 13 March 2002) was an Indian film producer, director and screenwriter.
Nassar Nassar (also spelled Nasser, Naasar or Nazar) is an Indian actor, producer, writer, director, lyricist, and singer from Chengalpattu, a suburb of Chennai.
Naushad Naushad Ali (नौशाद अली, 25 December 1919 – 5 May 2006) was an Indian musician.
Nawab Moosa Khan Nawab Moosa Khan of Aligarh was the founding secretary of the All India Muslim League in 1906.
Nazar Abbas Naqvi Nazar Abbas Naqvi is Elected Second Time Pradan for Village Bhadari and a Bharatiya Janata Party leader.
Nazir Ahmad Dehlvi Nazir Ahmad Dehlvi, also known as "Diptee" (Deputy) Nazir Ahmad (1830–1912), was an Urdu writer, social and religious reformer, and scholar.
Nilofar Suhrawardy Nilofar Suhrawardy is an Indian freelance journalist who has written extensively for national newspapers.
Nisar Ahmad Kakru Nisar Ahmad Kakru (born 26 October 1949 Baramulla, Kashmir, India) was the chief justice of the High Court of Andhra Pradesh, India from 19 February 2010 to 26 October 2011.
Nissar Hussain Khan Ustad Nissar Hussain Khan (1909–93) was a Hindustani classical vocalist from the Rampur-Sahaswan gharana.
Niyaz Ahmed Niyaz Ahmed is an Indian professor of microbial sciences, a veterinarian by training, science blogger, and an Open Access advocate based in Hyderabad, India.
Noor Bano Begum Noor Bano was a Member of Parliament in the 11th Lok Sabha and 13th Lok Sabha, lower house of parliament of India.
Noureen DeWulf Noureen DeWulf (born February 28, 1984) is an American actress, currently starring as Lacey in FX's Anger Management.
Nuruddin ar-Raniri Nuruddin ibn Ali ar-Raniri (نورالدين بن علي الريناري) (also transliterated Nur ud-Din ar-Raniri, died 1658) was an Islamic mystic and scholar from Surat province of Gujarat, in India...
O. Abdurahman O. Abdurahman is a prominent Indian journalist, and respected author from Kerala.
Obaid Siddiqi Dr. Obaid Siddiqi (born January 7, 1932) is a neurogeneticist who has done pioneering work on the fruit fly Drosophila melanogaster.
Obaid Siddiqui Obaid Siddiqi is a neurogeneticist who has done pioneering work on the fruit fly Drosophila melanogaster.
Omar Abdullah Omar Abdullah عمر عبداللہ;उमर अब्दुल्ला;; is an Indian Kashmiri politician and the scion of one of the state's most prominent political family, the Abdullah family who became the 11th and the youngest Chief Minister of the Indian State of Jammu and Kashmir, after forming a government in coalition...
Omar Khalidi Dr. Omar Khalidi (1952 – 29 November 2010) was born in Hyderabad, India and was an eminent Muslim scholar, a staff member of MIT in the USA and an author.
Osman Ali Khan, Asaf Jah VII His Exalted Highness Nizam Sir Mir Osman Ali Khan Siddiqi Asaf Jah VII GCSI, GBE (), born Mir Osman Ali Khan Siddiqi Bahadur (6 April 1886 – 24 February 1967), was the last Nizam (or...
P. K. Abdul Aziz P.K. Abdul Aziz (born 18 January 1947), also known as P. K. Abdul Azis, is a scientist in Ecology and Biodiversity and an academic from India who has published 77 research papers,.
P. K. Abdul Gafoor P. K. Abdul Gafoor was the founding President of Muslim Educational Society (MES) in Kerala and one of the pioneers of education amongst the Mappila community in Kerala.
P. Kalifulla P.Kalifullah or P.Khalifulla (1888 - 1950) was a politician of the Madras Presidency, British India.
P. M. Sayeed Padanatha Mohammed Sayeed (May 10, 1941 – December 10, 2005) was a leader of the Indian National Congress party.
P. Mohammad Ismail P. Mohammad Ismail is an Indian politician and former Member of the Legislative Assembly.
P.Habeeb Mohamed P. Habeeb Mohamed (1899–1963) was the first Muslim judge of the Travancore High Court of Kerala.
P.M.S.A Pookoya Thangal Sayyid P.M.S.A Pookoya Thangal (സയ്യിദ് പി എം എസ് എ പൂക്കോയ തങ്ങള്,سيّد بي.يم.يس.يا.بوكوي ), Muslim spiritual leader hailing from Kerala, veteran leader of Indian Union Muslim Leag...
Palani Baba Ahmed Ali, also known as Palani Baba, murdered in 1997 at Pollachi, India, was founder and leader of the All India Jihad Committee in Tamil Nadu, India.
Panakkad Shihab Thangal Panakkad Syed Mohammedali Shihab Ba-Alawi Al-Hussainy (പാണക്കാട് സയ്യിദ് മുഹമ്മദലി ശിഹാബ് തങ്ങള് ബാ-അലവി ആല്ഹുസ്സൈനി) (May 4, 1936 – August 1, 2009) was a Muslim religious leader and po...
Panakkad Syed Mohammedali Shihab Thangal Panakkad Syed Mohammedali Shihab Ba-Alawi Al-Hussainy was a politician who dominated Kerala politics for over three decades, the former supremo of the E. K. Sunni faction of Muslims of Kerala a...
Pandit Prasun Banerjee Pandit Prasun Banerjee (Bengali: প্রসুন ব্যানার্জী) (c. Aug 15, 1926 – 22 March 1997) was a Hindustani classical vocalist, from the Patiala Gharana.
Parannur Ibrahim Musliyar Parannur Ibrahim Musliyar (Arabic: بارنور ابراهيم مسليار Malayalam: പാറന്നൂർ ഇബ്രാഹീം മുസ്ലിയാർ), the former treasurer of Samastha Kerala Jamiyathul ulama, was famous as orator, writer, organize...
Parveen Babi Parveen a Babi (4 April 1949 – 20 January 2005) was an Indian actress, who is most remembered for her glamorous roles alongside top heroes of the 1970s and early 1980s in blockbusters like ...
Parveen Sultana Begum Parveen Sultana (Assamese: বেগম পাৰৱীন চুলতানা) (born 10 July 1950) is an Assamese Hindustani classical singer of the Patiala Gharana.
Parvez Sharma Parvez Sharma is a New York-based Indian writer and documentary filmmaker. Sharma is best known for the 2007 film A Jihad for Love which documented the lives of gay and lesbian Muslims, and for which he received the 2009 GLAAD Media Award for Outstanding Documentary.
Pinki Virani Pinki Virani (Bombay-born on January 30, 1959) is an Indian writer, journalist, human-rights activist and author who has won critical acclaim for her four bestselling books "Once was Bombay" (fr...
Pir Wazir Ismail Gangji Pir Wazir Ismail Gangji (1788-1883) was an Ismaili Pir, religious leader and social worker from Junagadh,who is noted for beautiful explanations of some often recited Ginans of Ismaili faith.
Prem Nazir Abdul Khader (7 April 1926 – 16 January 1989), better known by his stage name Prem Nazir (പ്രേം നസീര്), was an Indian film actor best known for his work in Malayalam cinema.
Qasim Razvi Qasim Razvi (or Kasim Razvi), acting on behalf of the Nizam, was the leader of a local Moslem militia, the Razakars who blocked accession into post-partition India of the predominantly Hin...
Qazi Athar Mubarakpuri Maulana Qazi Athar Mubarakpuri (1916–1996) at Mubarakpur, Azamgarh U.P. India, he has written many articles and books on the history of the early Muslims in India and the Arab world he was prese...
Qazi Ghulam Mustafa Qazi Ghulam Mustafa (died c. 1123 AH / 1711 AD) was one of the prominent noblemen during the Mughal empire.
Qazi Syed Hayatullah Qazi Syed Hayatullah (died circa 1135 AH / 1722 AD) was a Muslim scholar of Fiqh from Sakras, District Gurgaon (Haryana, India).
Qazi Syed Inayatullah Qazi Syed Inayatullah (died circa 1125 AH / 1713 AD) was a scholar of Fiqh from Sakras, District Gurgaon (Haryana).
Qazi Syed Mohammad Rafi Qazi Syed Mohammad Rafi (died 18 Rabi' al-awwal 1218 AH / 1803 AD) was a famous, religious scholar from Mewat during British India.
Qazi Syed Rafi Mohammad Qazi Syed Rafi Mohammad (died ca 1090 AH / 1679 AD) was a scholar of repute from Sakras, District Gurgaon (now in Mewat, Haryana).
Qurratulain Hyder Qurratulain Hyder (January 20, 1928 – August 21, 2007) was an influential Indian Urdu novelist and short story writer, an academic, and a journalist.
R. Roshan Baig R. Roshan Baig (born 15 July 1953) is a minister of Karnataka state in india.
Rabey Hasani Nadvi Mohammad Rabey Hasani Nadwi (born 1929), known with his honorific of Maulana, is an Islamic scholar and writer of nearly 30 books in Arabic and Urdu.
Rafeeq Ahammed Rafeeq Ahammed (born December 17, 1961) is a noted Malayalam lyricist and poet.
Rafi Ahmed Kidwai Rafi Ahmed Kidwai (रफ़ी अहमद क़िदवई رفیع احمد قدوائی Urdu), (18 February 1894 - 24 October 1954) was a politician, an Indian independence activist and a socialist, sometimes described as an Isla...
Rafiq Zakaria Rafiq Zakaria (رفیق زکریا; April 5, 1920, Nala Sopara – July 9, 2005, Mumbai) was an Indian politician and Islamic religious cleric.
Rafiuddin Ahmed Moulvi Sir Rafiuddin Ahmed (1865–1954) was an Indian Muslim barrister, journalist and politician.
Rahi Masoom Raza Rahi Masoom Reza (1925-1992), born in Ghazipur, Uttar Pradesh, India, was an Urdu poet.
Rahil Azam Rahil Azam is an Indian television actor.
Rahman (actor) Rahman (born Rashin Rahman on 23 May in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates) is an Indian film actor who has acted in Malayalam, Tamil, and Telugu films.
Rajiq Khan Rajiq Khan was a posthumous recipient of the Vir Chakra gallantry medal, awarded to him for showing acts of exceptional devotion to duty and courage in 1971 Indo-Pakistani War.
Rakshanda Khan Rakshanda Khan (born September 27, 1974) is a former model, actress and anchor in the Indian Television Industry.
Ramzan Ali Ramzan Ali is a hairdresser based at Delhi in India who entered the Limca Book of Records in 1999 for 150 hours of uninterrupted haircutting.
Ranjit Kanwilkar Ranjit Kanwilkar played Cricket for Karnataka and Railways as an All-rounder.
Rashad Hussain Rashad Hussain (born in 1978), is an American attorney, and U.S. Special Envoy to the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC), the second largest intergovernmental body after the UN, with 57 m...
Rasheed Masood Rasheed Masood (born 15 August 1947) is the first Indian parliamentarian to be found guilty in a criminal case after the Supreme Court of India ruled that lawmakers stand immediately disqualifie...
Raza Murad Raza Murad is an Indian actor working primarily in Hindi films.
Razaul Jabbar Razaul Jabbar, M.Com, LL.B., C.A. was a prominent Indo-Canadian Urdu scholar, writer and politician.
Rizwan Manji Rizwan Manji (born October 17, 1974) is a Canadian actor.
Rizwanur Rahman Rizwanur Rahman (1977 – 21 September 2007) was a 30-year-old computer graphics trainer who was possibly murdered after marrying Priyanka Todi, daughter of industrialist Ashok Todi.
Roquia Sakhawat Hussain Begum Roquia Sakhawat Hussain, (বেগম রোকেয়া সাখাওয়াৎ হুসাইন), (1880 – December 9, 1932), popularly known as Begum Rokeya (বেগম রোকেয়া), was a leading feminist writer and social worker i...
Ross Masood Sayyid Sir Ross Masood (15 February 1889 – 30 July 1937), was the Vice-Chancellor of Aligarh Muslim University starting in 1929.
Rubina Ali Rubina Ali (born January 21, 1999), also known as Rubina Qureshi, is an Indian child actress who played the child version of Latika in the Oscar-winning film Slumdog Millionaire (2008)...
S. A. H. Rizvi S A H Rizvi was an Indian mathematician, specializing in medieval mathematics and astronomy.
S. H. Raza Syed Haider Raza Alias S.H. Raza (born 22 February 1922) is an Indian artist who has lived and worked in France since 1950, but maintains strong ties with India.
S. M. H. Burney Sayed Muzaffar Hussain Burney (August 14, 1923 – February 7, 2014) is a former civil servant, governor of the states of Tripura, Nagaland, Haryana and Himachal Pradesh and a former Chairman of t...
S. P. M. Syed Khan Shri S.P.M. Syed Khan a politician from All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam party is a Member of the Parliament of India representing Tamil Nadu in the Rajya Sabha, the upper house of the I...
Saba Anjum Karim Saba Anjum Karim (born 12 June 1985, Bhopal) is a member of the Indian women's hockey team.
Sabir Ali Sabir Ali (born in Haryana) is a former Indian decathlete.
Sabu Dastagir Sabu Dastagir (27 January 1924 – 2 December 1963) was a film actor of Indian origin, who later obtained American citizenship.
Sadha Sadaf Mohammed Sayed (born on 17 February), better known as Sadha, is an Indian actress who mainly appears in South Indian cinema.
Sadia Dehlvi Sadia Dehlvi (born 1957) is a Delhi-based media person, activist, writer and a columnist with the daily newspaper, the Hindustan Times, and frequently published in Frontline Urdu, Hindi and Engl...
Sadiq Ali Sadiq Ali was a senior politician of Kashmir, India, a noted poet and writer and an active environmentalist.
Saeed Akhtar Mirza Saeed Akhtar Mirza (born 30 June 1943) is an Indian screenwriter and director in Hindi films and television.
Saeed Jaffrey Saeed Jaffrey OBE (Punjabi: ਸਈਦ ਜਾਫ਼ਰੀ, सईद जाफ़री) (born 8 January 1929) is an Indian-born British actor, who has appeared in numerous British movies.
Saeed Naqvi Saeed Naqvi is senior Indian journalist, television commentator, interviewer, and a Distinguished Fellow at Observer Research Foundation, New Delhi.
Saeeda Faiz Late Mrs. Saeeda Faiz (स्व॰ सईदा फैज,), was an educationalist and a social reformer from Ghazipur city in Uttar Pradesh.
Safdar Hashmi Safdar Hashmi (12 April 1954 – 2 January 1989) was a Communist playwright, actor, director, lyricist, and theorist, chiefly associated with street theatre in India, and is still considered an im...
Safdar Nagori Safdar Nagori is the current leader of the outlawed Islamist terrorist group, the Students Islamic Movement of India.
Sah Rizvi S A H Rizvi (1949–2005) was an Indian mathematician, specializing in medieval mathematics and astronomy.
Sahil Khan Slovenian:Sahil Khan is an Indian actor, who appears in Bollywood films.
Saif Ali Khan Saif Ali Khan is an Indian film actor and producer. Through his successful career in Hindi films, Khan has established himself as one of the most popular actors of Indian cinema.
Saif Ali Naqvi Saif Ali Naqvi is a Social activist and member of the Indian National Congress (I) since 14 March 2006.
Saifuddin Choudhury Saifuddin Choudhury is a former CPI(M) leader and a former MP from West Bengal state of India.
Saifuddin Kitchlew Saifuddin Kitchlew (सैफ़ुद्दीन किचलू (Devanagari), سیف الدین کچلو (Nastaleeq)) (January 15, 1888 - October 9, 1963) was an Indian freedom fighter, barrister and an Indian Muslim nationalist leader.
Saifuddin Soz Saifuddin Soz (Kashmiri: सैफ़ुद्दीन सोज़,) (born November 23, 1937) is an Indian professor and a long-time Member of the Parliament of India.
Sainudeen Pattazhy Sainudeen Pattazhy is zoology professor working in Sree Narayana College in Kollam.
Saira Banu Saira Banu (साइरा बानु, born 23 August 1944), also known as Saira Bano, is an Indian Bollywood actress and the wife of the film actor Dilip Kumar.
Saiyid Khurd Saiyid Khurd lived in Kheri, Uttar Pradesh, India in 15th century, his tomb is present in the town.
Saiyid Nurul Hasan Saiyid Nurul Hasan (1921-1993) was an eminent Indian historian and an elder statesman in the Government of India.
Sajid Khan (director) Sajid Khan(born Sajid Kamran Khan on November 23, 1971 in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India) is an Indian film-maker, actor, film director, script writer, talk show host and presenter and the younger ...
Sajid Nadiadwala Sajid Nadiadwala (born 18 February 1966) is an Indian film producer.
Sajid-Wajid Sajid Ali is a Hindi music composer and director who works for Bollywood films.
Sajida Sultan, Begum of Bhopal Sajida Sultan (August 4, 1915 – September 5, 1995) was a Begum of Bhopal in her own right, and consort to a Nawab of Pataudi.
Sajjad Zaheer Syed Sajjad Zaheer (5 November 1905 – 13 September 1973) was a renowned Urdu writer, Marxist thinker and revolutionary.
Saroj Khan Nirmala Kishanchand Sadhu Singh Nagpal popularly known as Saroj Khan (born 22 November 1948) is one of the most prominent Indian dance choreographers in Hindi cinema.
Sayyid Abdur Rahman Bafaqi Thangal Sayyid Abdur Rahman Bafaqi Thangal (popularly known as Bafaqi Thangal or Qaid al Qawm, Malayalam: സയ്യിദ് അബ്ദുറഹ്മാന് ബാഫഖി തങ്ങള്) (19 February 1906 - 19 January 1973) was born at Koyilan...
Sayyid Sanaulla Makti Thangal Sanulla Makti Thangal (Arabic:سيّد سناء الله مكتي, Malayalam:സനാഉള്ളാ മക്തി തങ്ങള്) was the renaissance leader of Muslim society in Malabar of British India and the advocate of western education...
Seethi Sahib K. M. Seethi Sahib (1898 − April 17, 1961) was a Speaker of the Kerala Legislative Assembly and a social reform leader of the Mappilas of Kerala, India.
Seyed E. Hasnain Seyed Ehtesham Hasnain is Distinguished Professor of Biological Sciences at the Indian Institute of Technology Delhi, a renowned academician, science policy advisor and institution builder base...
Shabina Khan Shabina Khan(शबीना खान) is an Indian fashion designer, mainly working for the Indian movie industry Bollywood.
Shadab Jakati Shadab Bashir Jakati is an Indian first class cricketer. He is a left-handed batsman and a slow left arm orthodox bowler. He represents Goa in first class cricket and Royal Challengers Bangalore in the Indian Premier League. In 2008, Shadab Jakati used the IPL to get out of cricketing obscurity.
Shafi Inamdar Shafi Inamdar (Marathi: शफी इनामदार)(23 October 1945 – 13 March 1996) was an Indian actor.
Shafiq Syed Shafiq Syed is an Indian rickshaw driver and former actor.
Shah Abdur Rahim Shah Abdur Rahim was a sufi and a scholar who assisted in the compilation of Fatawa-e-Alamgiri, the voluminous code of Islamic law.
Shah Faesal Shah Faesal is an Indian civil servant from the State of Jammu and Kashmir. In 2009 he became the first Kashmiri to top the Indian Civil Services Examination and the first candidate from Kashmir in several years to be selected to the Indian Administrative Service through open merit.
Shah Muhammad Sulaiman Sir Shah Muhammad Sulaiman was the Chief Justice of the Allahabad High Court from March 16, 1932 to 30 September 1937 and was the first Indian and one of the youngest ever to hold this coveted p...
Shah Nawaz Khan (general) Shah Nawaz Khan (24 January 1914 – 9 December 1983) was an officer in the Indian National Army during World War II. After the war, he was tried, convicted for treason, and sentenced to death in ...
Shah Sharif Majzub Shah Sharif Majzub(RA) is the maternal Grandson of Hz Bandagi Miyan Shah Dilawar(RZ) and Bibi Qunza Noor(RA).
Shah Waliullah Qutb-ud-Dīn Ahmad ibn 'Abdul Rahīm (قطب الدین احمد ابن عبدالرحیم), better known as Shāh Walīullāh (1703–1762 CE / 1114–1176 AH) was an Islamic scholar, reformer and founder of modern Islam...
Shaheed Latif Shahid Lateef (11 June 1913 - 16 April 1967) was Hindi film director, writer, and producer.
Shaheer Sheikh Shaheer Sheikh is an Indian actor. He is best known for his lead role as Veer Mehra in the Disney Channel India original series Kya Mast Hai Life and as Anant Bajpai in Navya..Naye Dhadkan Naye Sawaal.
Shahid Azmi Shahid Azmi was a noted Indian lawyer and human rights activist, most known for defending those wrongly accused in cases of terrorism, including some of accused in the 2008 Mumbai attacks, such as Faheem Ansari, who was later acquitted for lack of evidence.
Shahid Kapoor Shahid Kapoor is an Indian film actor, known for his work in Hindi cinema. He started his career by working in music videos and advertisements, and made his Bollywood debut with Ishq Vishk and won a Filmfare Award for Best Male Debut for his performance.
Shahid Parvez Ustad Shahid Parvez Khan (born 14 October 1955) is a sitar player of Hindustani classical music.
Shama Sikander Shama Sikander Gesawat (born August 4, 1981) is an Indian actress and film producer who has appeared in numerous films, music videos and television programs in English, Hindi and various other N...
Shama Zaidi Shama Zaidi (born 25 September 1938, at Rampur, Uttar Pradesh, India) is an Indian screenwriter, costume designer, art director, theatre person, art critic, and documentary film maker.
Shamez Uddin Ahmed Mullah Mu'hammad Shamez-ud'din Ahmed was the hereditary Qadi of Natore, seated at Singra Upazila in the erstwhile Indian Empire.
Shams ud Daula Shah Nawaz Khan The father son duo of Shah Nawaz Khan and Abdul Hai Khan composed the Ma-'asiru-l Umra, a biographical dictionary of the illustrious men who flourished in Hindostan and the Dakhan from the...
Shamshad Begum Shamshad Begum (Gurmukhi:ਸ਼ਮਸ਼ਾਦ ਬੇਗਮ, Shahmukhi: Śamśād Bēgam; April 14, 1919 – April 23, 2013) was an Indian singer who was one of the first playback singers in the Hindi film industry.
Sharif Majzub Shah Sharif Majzub(RA) is the maternal Grandson of Hz Bandagi Miyan Shah Dilawar(RZ) and Bibi Qunza Noor(RA).
Sharmila Tagore Sharmila Tagore (শর্মিলা ঠাকুর; शर्मिला टैगोर; born 8 December 1944) is an Indian film actress.
Shaukat Usmani Shaukat Usmani (Maulla Bux Usta) (1901–1978) was an early Indian communist, who was born to artistic USTA family of Bikaner and a member of the émigré Communist Party of India, established...
Shazia Ilmi Shazia Ilmi is an Indian politician and social activist. She was previously a television journalist and anchor at Star News. She was a spokesperson for the India Against Corruption movement led by Anna Hazare in 2011 and 2012.
Shehzad Khan Shehzad Khan is an Indian actor who appears in Bollywood films and TV serials.
Sheikh Hissam-ud-Din Sheikh Hissam-ud-Din was a figure in the history of Indian subcontinent and a leader of All India Majlis-e-Ahrar-ul-Islam.
Sheikh Muhammad Karakunnu Sheikh Mohammed Karakunnu (Malayalam:ശൈഖ് മുഹമ്മദ് കാരകുന്ന്) is a prominent Islamic scholar and author from Kerala, India.
Sher Ali Afridi Sher Ali Afridi also called Shere Ali, was the murderer of Lord Mayo, Viceroy of India on 8 February 1872.
Sherlyn Chopra Sherlyn Chopra (formerly known as Mona Chopra) is an Indian model and actress.
Shoaib Ali Khan Shoaib Abad Ali Khan is an Indian businessman and cricketer.
Shoaib Khan Shoaib Khan (born April 13, 1985 in Bostan) is a left-handed Pakistani batsman who plays for Quetta Bears and played four international Twenty20 matches for Pakistan in the Al-Barkah Twenty20 To...
Siddiq Hasan Khan Siddiq Hasan Khan (1832–1890) was a both celebrated and controversial leader of India's Muslim community in the 19th-century, often considered to be the most important Muslim scholar of the Bhop...
Siddique (actor) Siddique (സിദ്ദിഖ്) is a Malayalam film actor, producer, and television compere.
Sikandar Ali Wajd Sikandar Ali Wajd (1914–1983) was a talented Urdu poet from Aurangabad, Maharashtra India.
Sikandar Butshikan Sikandar Butshikan ("Sikandar the Iconoclast"), also known as Alexander the Iconoclast, was the second Sultan of the Shah Miri dynasty of Kashmir 1389–1413 CE.
Sikander Bakht Sikander Bakht (August 24, 1918 – February 23, 2004) was a politician from India and Indian Freedom Fighter.
Soha Ali Khan Soha Ali Khan (born Soha Ali Khan Pataudi on 4 October 1978) is a Bollywood actress best known for her role of Sonia in Rang De Basanti (2006) for which she won IIFA Awards for Best Su...
Sohail Khan Sohail Khan (born 20 December 1970) is an Indian film actor, director and producer who works predominantly in the Hindi cinema.
Sri Sadiq Ali Sadiq Ali (1910–2001) Born in 1910 in Udaipur in Rajasthan, was a freedom fighter.
Sultan Feroze Shah Tughluq Sultan Feroze Shah Tughluq was a Turkic Muslim ruler of the Tughlaq Dynasty, who reigned over the Sultanate of Delhi from 1351 to 1388.
Sultan Salahuddin Owaisi Sultan Salahuddin Owaisi (February 14, 1931 – September 29, 2008) was an Indian politician from the city of Hyderabad.
Sultan Shah Jahan, Begum of Bhopal Sultan Shahjahan Begum GCSI CI (July 29, 1838 – June 16, 1901) was the Begum of Bhopal (the ruler of the princely state of Bhopal in central India) for two periods: 1844–60 (her mother acting as...
Sultana (actress) Sultana, also known as Sultana Razaaq, was one of the earliest film actresses from India and acted both in silent movies and later in talkie movies.
Suraiya Suraiya Jamaal Sheikh, known as Suraiya(Urdu(ثریا) or Suraiyya (15 June 1929 - 31 January 2004), was a singer and actress in Indian films in the 40s and 50s.
Surur Hoda Surur Hoda: (also known as M. S. Hoda) was a socialist politician and trade unionist who believed in the ideals promoted by Mahatma Gandhi and became involved in various international organisations.
Syed Abdul Karim Tunda Syed Abdul Karim alias Tunda, an expert bomb maker of terror outfit Lashkar-e-Taiba, is accused of masterminding over 40 bombings in India.
Syed Abdulla Bukhari Syed Abdulla Bukhari (1922-Jul 09, 2009) was the 12th Shahi Imam of the Jama Masjid, Delhi.
Syed Abdullah Bukhari Syed Abdullah Bukhari (— 1922-2009) was the 12th Shahi Imam of the Jama Masjid, Delhi.
Syed Abid Ali Syed Abid Ali (born 9 September 1941) is a former all-rounder Indian cricketer.
Syed Abuzar Bukhari Syed Abuzar Bukhari (سید ابو زر بخاری, death October 24, 1995) (real name: Syed Ata-ul-Mun'im Bukhari) was a Muslim Pakistani scholar, orator, poet, writer, and a former president of Majlis-...
Syed Ahmad Khan Javad-ud Daulah, Arif Jang, Sir Syed Ahmed Khan, KCSI (also Sayyid Ahmad Khan) (October 17, 1817 – March 27, 1898), commonly known as Sir Syed, was an Indian educator and politician, and an Islamic reformer and modernist.
Syed Ahmed Bukhari Syed Ahmed Bukhari is the current Shahi Imam of the Jama Masjid, Delhi.
Syed Ahmed Khan Javad-ud Daula, Arif Jang, Sir Syed Ahmed Khan, KCSI (October 17, 1817 – March 27, 1898), also known as Syed Ahmed Taqvi, commonly known as Sir Syed, was an Indian educator and polit...
Syed Ahmed Quadri Syed Ahmed Quadri (Urdu: سيد احمد قادري) was an administrator, educationist, and senior officer in the government of the Nizam of Hyderabad and later on in the government of India and the UNO.
Syed Ali Akbar Syed Ali Akbar (October 16, 1926), Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India) was the son of Captain Syed Mohammed, commander of the Paigah army in Hyderabad State and brother of Olympic tennis player Sy...
Syed Ali Bakhsh Shah Naqvi Syed Ali Bakhsh Shah Naqvi Jahania also known as Ali Baksh was a very respectable personality of Jahania family.
Syed Ali Zaheer Syed Ali Zaheer was an Indian politician and a member of the First Indian Cabinet, under Jawahar Lal Nehru.
Syed Amin Ashraf Syed Amin Ashraf was a preeminent Urdu Ghazal poet and critic. He earned his Ph.D. in English Literature from Aligarh Muslim University and later served the same Department. He produced three poetic collections and a critical compendium of essays in the form of a book.
Syed Asif Quadri Syed Asif Quadri (Urdu: سيد آصف قادرى ) (born November 19, 1936) was a top seeded tennis player of India and outstanding sportsman.
Syed Ata Hasnain Lieutenant General Syed Ata Hasnain, PVSM, UYSM, AVSM, SM (BAR), VSM (BAR) is a retired Indian Army General Officer.
Syed Ata Ullah Shah Bukhari Syed Ata Ullah Shah Bukhari (September 23, 1892 - August 21, 1961), was a Muslim Hanafi Deobandi Scholar, religious and senior political leader from the Indian subcontinent.
Syed Faqruddin Ali Ahmed Syed Faqruddin Ali Ahmed (سید فخر الدين علی احمد) is the State Secretary of Welfare Party of India, Andhra Pradesh and currently heads Greater Hyderabad City activities of the party.
Syed Hayatullah Qazi Syed Hayatullah (died circa 1135 AH / 1722 AD) was a Muslim scholar of Fiqh from Sakras, District Gurgaon (Haryana, India).
Syed Khundmir Hazrat Bandagi Miyan Syed Khundmir (RZ) (born:887 Hijri-14thShawwal930,1482/3–15 August 1524) was a companion and second of five caliphs (successor) of Imam Syed Muhammad Jaunpuri.
Syed Kirmani Padma Sri Syed Mujtaba Hussain Kirmani (ಸೈಯದ್ ಮುಜ್ತಾಬ ಹುಸೇನ್ ಕಿರ್ಮಾನಿ) (born 29 December 1949, in Madras) played cricket for India and Karnataka as a wicket-keeper.
Syed Mahdi Hasnain Major General S M Hasnain, PVSM, was the raising CO of the 4th Battalion The Garhwal Rifles of the Indian Army.
Syed Mahmood Quadri Syed Mahmood Quadri (1911–2000), also known as Syed Mahmood and Abul Fazl Syed Mahmood was a judge in the history of Hyderabad Estate and later in the Indian Judiciary after the merge of Hyderab...
Syed Mahmud Dr. Syed Mahmud was an Indian politician and senior leader in the Indian National Congress during the Indian independence movement and in post-independence India.
Syed Modi Syed Modi (1962–1988) was an Indian badminton player, and an eight-time National Badminton champion (1980–87).
Syed Naeemuddin Syed Naeemuddin is an Indian football coach and a former football player.
Syed Nausher Ali Syed Nausher Ali (1891–1972) was a prominent left-leaning politician in West and East Bengal (now India and Bangladesh) during the British rule.
Syed Nazeer Husain Imam Syed Nazeer Husain (1805-1901) was one of the most important figures in Islamic religious leaders in India.
Syed Shafiullah Quadri Syed Shafiullah Quadri (سید شفیع اللہ قادری) is the Secretary of Welfare Party of India Andhra Pradesh who is contesting for Member of the Legislative Assembly (India) from Rajendranagar Constit...
Syed Sibtey Razi Syed Sibtey Razi (born March 7, 1939) is an Indian politician belonging to the Indian National Congress who has been Governor of Assam since July 2009.
Syed Sultan Ahmed Sir Syed Sultan Ahmed, KCSI (1880–1963, Patna, Bihar, India) was an Indian barrister and politician who had a very successful practice as a barrister, having victories over Motilal Nehru, Tej ...
Syed Wazir Hasan Syed Wazir Hasan (later, Sir Wazir Hasan) (1874 – August 1947) was Indian jurist and Secretary and later President of the All-India Muslim League.
Syed Yasin Syed Yasin is a member of the Karnataka Legislative Assembly.
Syed Zafar Mahmood Syed Zafar Mahmood, Ph.D. (born June 8, 1951) is an Indian Civil-Servant and former 'Officer on Special Duty' for the Indian Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh.
Syed Zahoor Qasim Padma Bhushan Syed Zahoor Qasim (born December 31, 1926 in Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh, India) is a leading Indian marine biologist.
Syed Ziaur Rahman Syed Ziaur Rahman (সৈয়দ জিয়াউর রহমান) is a faculty member in the discipline of Pharmacology and Chair of the Advisory Council (Section 3), International Association of Medical Colleges.
Syeda Bilgrami Imam Syed Bilgrami Imam (born 9 November 1941) is a writer and activist based in New Delhi, India.
Syedna Abdullah Badruddin Syedna Abdullah Badruddin was the 50th Dā‘ī l-Muṭlaq and led the Dawoodi Bohras community from 1906 to 1915.
T Arifali T. Arifali, is an Islamic Scholar from Kerala, India.
T. Arif Ali T. Arif Ali (Malayalam: ടി ആരിഫലി) (born June 1, 1961), is an Islamic Scholar from Kerala, India.
T. P. M. Mohideen Khan T. P. M. Mohideen Khan is the former Minister for Environment in Tamil Nadu state of India.
T.K. Abdullah T.K. Abdullah is an Islamic scholar and orator from Kerala, South India.
Tabassum Begum Tabassum Begum (born 25 December 1970) is an Indian politician, belonging to Bahujan Samaj Party.
Tabu (actress) Tabassum Hashmi (born 4 November 1971, in Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh), better known as Tabu, is an Indian film actress.
Tafazzul Hussain Khan Tafazzul Hussain Khan (died 5 Muharram 1284 AH / 1868 AD) was a key army personnel during the 1857 revolt.
Taher Saifuddin Syedna Taher Saifuddin (سيدنا طاهر سيف الين, 4 August 1888 – 12 November 1965) was an Indian-born leader, the 51st Da'i al-Mutlaq of the Dawoodi Bohra sect.
Tahir Hussain Tahir Hussain (1938 – 2 February 2010) was the younger brother of producer, director, and writer Nasir Hussain and the father of Bollywood actor Aamir Khan.
Tahir Mahmood Tahir Mahmood, Member, Law Commission of India, is a renowned jurist specializing in Islamic Law, Hindu Law, Religion and Law and Law Relating to Minorities.
Talat Aziz Talat Aziz (born 11th Nov, 1956) is a popular ghazal singer from Hyderabad, India.
Tamil Muslim Tamil Muslims are Tamil-speaking people with Islam as their faith.
Tanmoy Bose Tanmoy Bose (born 23 August 1963), is an Indian percussionist and tabla player, besides being a musical producer, film actor and composer, who collaborated with Pandit Ravi Shankar, Anoushka S...
Tansen Mian Tansen (born 1493 or 1506 as Ramtanu Pandey – died 1586 or 1589 as Mian Tansen; also named Mohammad Ata Khan) was a prominent Hindustani classical music composer, musician and vocalis...
Tanveer Zaidi Tanveer Zaidi तनवीर ज़ैदी; born to Syed Mashooq Hussain on 6 June) is an Indian film actor and Educationist.
Tariq Anwar (film editor) Tariq Anwar (طارق اںور; born 21 September 1945) is an Indian-born film editor whose credits include Center Stage, The Good Shepherd, Sylvia, Oppenheimer, and American Beauty,...
Tariq Anwar (politician) Tariq Anwar (طارق اںور) (born 16 January 1951) is the general secretary of the Nationalist Congress Party of India.
Taslima Nasrin Taslima Nasrin (তসলিমা নাসরিন; also Taslima Nasreen, born 25 August 1962) is a Bengali author and former physician who has lived in exile since 1994.
Tehzeeb-ul-Akhlaq Tehzeeb-ul-Ikhlaq was a journal published by the Muslim reformer Sir Syed Ahmed Khan between 1871 and 1897.
Thaika Shuaib Thaika Shuaib (born July 29, 1930) is a South Indian Islamic scholar, spiritual guide, and author.
Thakiyudeen Wahid Thakiyudeen Abdul Wahid (also known informally as "Thaki") was a leading Indian entrepreneur and aviator.
The Man Behind the Plough The Man Behind the Plough is a wide-ranging, in-depth and moving study of the endemic problems and tragic suffering of the peasants of the undivided Bengal.
Tyeb Mehta Tayyabb Mehta (25 July 1925 – 2 July 2009) was a noted Indian painter.
U. A. Beeran U. A. Beeran (9 March 1925 – 31 May 2001) was an Indian politician from Kottakkal, Malappuram, Kerala.
Ubaidullah Sindhi Ubaidullah Sindhi (عبیداللہ سنڌي,), (March 10, 1872 - August 22, 1944) was a noted nationalist leader and a political activist of the Indian independence movement.
Umaru Pulavar Umaru Pulavar (உமறுப் புலவர்) was a Tamil Muslim poet from Tamil Nadu, India.
Umdat Ul-Umra Ghulam Hussainy Umdat al-Umra, Umdat al-Umra (1748 – 15 July 1801) was the Nawab of the Carnatic region of India from 1795 to 1801.
Vaikom Muhammad Basheer Vaikom Muhammad Basheer (21 January 1908 – 5 July 1994) was a Malayalam fiction writer from the state of Kerala in India.
Vakkom Majeed Vakkom Majeed (born S. Abdul Majeed; വക്കം മജീദ്; December 20, 1909 – July 10, 2000) was an Indian freedom fighter, politician and a former member of the Travancore-Cochin State Assembly.
Vakkom Moulavi Vakkom Muhammed Abdul Khadir Moulavi, popularly known as Vakkom Moulavi was a social reformer, teacher, prolific writer, Muslim scholar, journalist, freedom fighter and newspaper proprietor ...
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Variyan Kunnathu Kunjahammed Haji Variyankunnathu Kunjahammed Haji (died 20 January 1922) was a Mappila rebel leader in the 1921 anti-British uprising in the Malabar region, South India.
Vavar Vavar, also known as Vavaraswami was a Muslim saint who became a devotee of Lord Ayyappan.
Vikar Ahmed Vikar Ahmed also known as Vikaruddin is an activist of the Darsgah Jihad-o-Shahadath, an affiliate of the Islamic extremist group Students Islamic Movement of India and also linked to Hark...
Vilayat Khan Ustad Vilayat Khan (বিলায়েত খাঁ Bilaeet Khã; August 28, 1928 – March 13, 2004) was one of India's well known sitar maestros.
Waheeda Rehman Waheeda Rehman is an Indian actress who has appeared in mainly Hindi films, as well as Telugu films.
Wahid Khan Ustad Wahid Khan is an Indian surbahar and sitar player.
Wajahat Habibullah Wajahat Habibullah He is the chairperson of the National Commission for Minorities. Prior to this, he held the position of the first Chief Information Commissioner of India. He was an officer of the Indian Administrative Service from 1968 until his retirement in August 2005.
Wali Mohammed Wali Wali Muhammad Wali (1667–1707), (also known as Wali Deccani, Urdu: ولی دکنی, Wali Gujarati and Wali Aurangabadi) was a classical Urdu poet from India.
Waris Hussein Waris Hussein (born 9 December 1938) is a British-Indian television director and film director best known for his many productions for British television.
Wasifuddin Dagar Faiyaz Wasifuddin Dagar is an Indian classical singer of the dhrupad genre and the son of dhrupad singer Ustad Nasir Faiyazuddin Dagar.
Wasim Jaffer Wasim Jaffer (born 16 February 1978) is an Indian cricketer.
Wasna Ahmed Wasna Ahmed is an Indian television actress.
Yakub Hasan Sait Maulana Yakub Hasan Sait or simply Yakub Hasan Sait was an Indian businessman, freedom-fighter and politician who served as the Minister for Public Works in the Madras Presidency from 1937...
Yakub Memon Yakub Memon is a chartered accountant who is convicted in 1993 Bombay bombings case.
Yasin Malik Yasin Malik (born 1963) is a Kashmiri nationalist politician who advocates separation of Kashmir from India.
Yousuf Hussain Khan Yousuf Hussain Khan (1902–1979), born in Hyderabad, India, was a noted historian, scholar, educationist, critic and author.
Yunus Parvez Yunus Parvez (1931 – 11 February 2007) was a Bollywood character actor who played supporting roles in over 200 films from the late 1960s to the 2000s.
Yusuf Ali Kechery Yusuf Ali Kecheri (or Yūsaphali Kēccēri) (born 1934) is a poet and film director from Kerala, India.He is the former president of the Kerala Sahitya Academy.
Yusuf Hamied Yusuf Khwaja Hamied (born 1936) is a leading Indian scientist and chairman of Cipla, a socially conscious generic pharmaceuticals company founded by his father Khwaja Abdul Hamied in 1935.
Yusuf Meherally Yusuf Meherally (September 23, 1903– July 2, 1950) was an Indian freedom fighter and socialist leader.
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Yusuf Pathan Yusuf Pathan (Urdu:ماسٹردا یوسف خان پٹھان, Hindi:युसुफ पठान) (born 17 November 1982) is an Indian cricketer.
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