13 Amazing Pa...

13 Amazing Pathans Who Really Made Us Proud

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So you think Pathan jokes are funny? Do you share Pathan jokes and laugh at them heartily? Forget them for a while and read this. You will forget those jokes forever…

1. Dr. Abdul Qadeer Khan

1. Dr. Abdul Qadeer Khan
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Well, we all are indebted to this Pathan. If it weren’t for Dr. Abdul Qadeer Khan, Pakistan would have been long lost in the pages of history after 9/11. It was him who increased the sovereignty of our country by making our nuclear weapons.

2. Boom Boom Afridi

 2. Boom Boom Afridi
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And who is your cricketing hero? Boom Boom Afridi? Well, you must know he is a Pathan. Of the seven fastest ODI centuries of all time, Afridi produced three of them.

3. Jahangir Khan

3. Jahangir Khan
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Not just cricket but Pathans have dominated Squash as well. All the legends in Squash including Jahangir Khan who stood undefeated in international squash championships hailed from KPK.

4. Saba Khan

4. Saba Khan
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They are not just into sports – the first ever female pilot is a Pathan too.

5. Abdul Ahad Mohmand

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You think they can only fly air planes? What about the fourth Muslim and first Afghani to travel to the outer space?

6. Marina Khan

6. Marina Khan
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We all know Marina Khan as the beautiful and talented actress from Tanhayiaan.

7. Fawad Khan

7. Fawad Khan
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The Khans have always dominated the TV industry and Fawad Khan is no exception. He has now made his debut in Bollywood and is ruling everyone’s heart there.

8. Imran Khan

8. Imran Khan
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Imran Khan was the reason we brought the first ever Cricket World Cup home.

9. Naiza Khan

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A very talented visual artist, Naiza Khan was awarded the Prince Claus Award in 2013. She is known for her incisive work that examines the crucial paradoxes of the Pakistani Society.

10. Maria Toorpakai Wazir

10. Maria Toorpakai Wazir
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The #1 Squash Player in Pakistan at the moment, Maria Toorpakai Wazir has certainly made us all proud. She is not any ordinary Khan but a Khan hailing from Waziristan, one of the most conservative regions in the country and belongs to a traditional tribal family where girls are denied more than primary education.

11. Rosheen Khan

11. Rosheen Khan
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She is another Khan that has received the limelight. She is Pakistan’s first female scuba diver and the only Nitrox diving instructor in Pakistan.

12. Amir Khan

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The world boxing champion needs no introduction. Well, if you haven’t noticed earlier, he is a Pathan!

13. Karnal Sher Khan

13. Karnal Sher Khan
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Karnal Sher Khan, one of Pakistan’s only ten recipients of Nishan-e-Haider was a Pathan!

The list will never end…

So did these Pathans leave you impressed? Or will you continue to crack jokes about them?