Sultan Rahi (Artist)

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'Sultan Rahi' the Pakistani film superstar was the ultimate action hero and firmly established himself as the biggest film personality from Pakistan. He was a Pakistani version of 'Bruce Lee', 'Chuck Norris','Sylvester Stallone', and 'James Bond' all rolled into one with a Punjabi touch. He appeared in over 800 movies. Starting his career playing as a villain or character roles he gradually progressed to a Hero. However following the phenomenal success of Maula Jutt he in tandem with Mustafa Qureshi was considered essential in any Punjabi movie hoping to succeed . [1] Sultan Rahi
  • Personal
  • Name:

    Sultan Rahi

  • Local language Name:

    سلطان راہی‎

  • Nick Name:

    The Sultan

  • Famous As:

    Acting

  • Nationality:

    Indian (1938-1947) Pakistani (1947-1996)

  • Residence:

    Lahore Punjab Pakistan

  • Religion:

    Islam

  • Years active :

    1956–1996

  • Profession:

    Actor, producer,

  • Height:

    5' 7" (1.7 m)

  • Website:

    www.Sultanrahi.pk

  • Awards :

    Best Acting Award's

  • Born
  • Date:

    24 June 1938

  • Place:

    Saharanpur, Uttar Pradesh, India

  • Family
  • Spouse:

    Shaheen (Divorce)

  • Children:

    Babar Sultan Tariq Sultan Haider Sultan Samina Sultan Saima Sultan

  • Parents:

    Subedar Major Abdul Majeed

  • Relatives:

    Javed (brother) Parveiz (brother)

  • Died
  • Date:

    9 January 1996

  • Rest Place:

    Gujranwala, Punjab, Pakistan (shot in a highway robbery)

  • Career
  • Occupation(s):

    Actor, producer, writer

Profile

Profile
Profile
Sultan Rahi, Actors is famous for Acting, Pakistani celebrity. Born on 1938 Sultan Muhammad (popularly known as Sultan Rahi) born (1938 - 9 January 1996) in a muslim family of Saharanpur, was a notable Pakistani film actor who was prominent in Pakistan in Punjabi films during the 1970s and 1980s. He was mostly popular among people in Punjab, Pakistan and among Sikh and Punjabi community of India.. He appeared in more than 700 Punjabi and Urdu-language movies, and is named in the Guinness Book of Records as the most prolific actor. Some of his major films include Maula Jatt, Sher Khan, Chan Veryam, Kaley Chore, and The Godfather. At the time of death, he was 58 years old. Sultan Rahi was an extra in the 1959 film Baghi. Although he struggled for a few years in the early 1960s, playing only a few supporting roles. The turning point came in 1972, when three of his films celebrated diamond jubilees. In 1975 he became an action icon for the lovers of Punjabi films. The year 1979, changed his whole life as his film Maula Jatt became the most successful Pakistani film to date. It broke all records and did wonders for the Pakistani film industry. Rahi worked most often with directors Masood Rana and Younas Malik. He appeared in over 750 Punjabi and Urdu-language films. Rahi dominated the film industry for decades until his murder on 9 January 1996; he was shot dead on the main highway in Pakistan known as GT Road. Rahi is so far the only actor in Pakistan who appeared in diamond jubilee films as both hero and villain. He is the only leading actor whose films (Maula Jatt and Sher Khan) celebrated diamond jubilees in Karachi in their second runs. [2] Profile Profile

Career

Sultan Rahi was an extra in the 1959 film Baghi. Although he struggled for a few years in the early 1960s, playing only a few supporting roles. The turning point came in 1972, when three of his films celebrated diamond jubilees. In 1975 he became an action icon for the lovers of Punjabi films. The year 1979, changed his whole life as his film Maula Jatt became the most successful Pakistani film to date. It broke all records and did wonders for the Pakistani film industry. 

Murder

  1. LAHORE (Dunya News) 9th of January is the day when Pakistani film industry was ripped off of its most celebrated star Sultan Rahi.
  2. Sultan Rahi the film superstar was the biggest action hero and the only Pakistani actor who has his name in Guinness Book of World Records. 
  3. He was a pioneer of his own unique style which afterwards became the norm of Pakistani cinema. A Hero with a roaring voice and wrestler’s built, Sultan Rahi could pass for any super hero with a Punjabi touch.
  4. Sultan Rahi was born in a Muslim family in Utter Pardesh and his family migrated to Pakistan and settled in Gujranwala after 1947.
  5. He appeared in over 800 movies. He worked in 100 Urdu films as well but his top grossing films were all Punjabi.
  6. Rahi started his career from theatre and afterwards appeared in some movies as an extra. In 1972, three of his films reached their diamond jubilee and after the record breaking film ‘Maula Jatt’, Sultan Rahi became essential for every Punjabi movie. His most famous movies are ‘Maula Jutt’, ‘Sher Khan’, ‘Chan Veryam’, ‘Kaley Chor’, ‘The God Father’, ‘Basheera’ and ‘Wehshi Gujjar’.Most of his work was with directors Masood Rana and Younas Malik.Sultan Rahi was murdered on GT Road on 9th January 1996, near Gujranwala. His son Haider Sultan is also an actor but he could not reach the heights of fame, his father achieved. [3] Murder  Murder 

List Of Movies and Years

YearFilmLanguageDirectorSource
1956BaghiUrduAshfaq Malik~
1956WehshiUrduMunawar H. Qasim~
1956HatimUrduDaud Chand~
1957Yakkay WaliPunjabiM.J. Rana~
1957PalkanPunjabiAmin Malik~
1957MuradUrduDaud Chand~
1957SardarUrduM.S. Daar~
1957ZulfanUrduAgha Hussaini~
1958Zehr-e-IshqUrduDirector: Masood Parvez~
1958RukhsanaUrduDirector: Fazal Deen~
1958DarbarUrduDirector: Riaz Ahmad~
1958MumtazUrduDirector: Mohammad Ali~
1958Pehla QadamUrduDirector: A. G. Thawni~
1958Akhri Dao UrduDirector: A.K. Chodhary~
1958AadmiUrduDirector: Luqman~
1958JaggaPunjabiDirector: Saqlain Rizvi~
1959Yaar BeliPunjabiDirector: Khalil Qaisar~
195916 AanayUrduDirector: Agha Hussaini~
1959SaharaUrduDirector: A. Rauf~
1959Bodi ShahPunjabiDirector: S.M. Ahmad, Qalandar~
1959RaazUrduDirector: Humayun Mirza~
1959NaginUrduDirector: Khalil Qaisar~
1959LalkarUrduDirector: T.H. Riaz~
1959SheraPunjabiDirector: M.J. Rana~
1959HimmatUrduDirector: Amin Malik~
1960Yeh DunyaUrduDirector: Nazir Sufi~
1960WatanUrduDirector: Anwar Kemal Pasha~
1960BhabhiUrduDirector: Syed Atta Ullah Shah Hashmi~
1960AyazUrdu(Director: Luqman~
1960Khaibar MailUrduDirector: Agha Hussaini~
1960Dil-e-NadanUrduDirector: Najam Naqvi~
1960Daku ki LarkiUrduDirector: Saleem Ahmad~
1960SaheliUrduDirector: S.M. Yousuf~
1961FarishtaUrduDirector: Luqman~
1961HabuUrduDirector: Rahim Gul~
1962AuladUrduDirector: S.M. Yousuf~
1965Heer SialPunjabiDirector: Jafar Bukhari~
1967Imam Din GohaviaPunjabiDirector: M. Aslam~
1967InsaniyatUrduDirector: Dar~
1969Diya Aur ToofanUrduDirector: Rangeela~
1973Ik MadariPunjabiDirector: Sagheer Ahmad~
1975Sharif BadmashPunjabiDirector: Iqbal Kashmiri~
1976Chitra Tay SheraPunjabiDirector: Iqbal Kashmiri~
1977Sadqay Teri Mout TunPunjabiDirector: Inayat Hussain Bhatti~
1978Ranga DakuPunjabiDirector: Arshad Mirza~
1979Maula JattPunjabiDirector: Younis Malik~
1979HathiarPunjabiDirector: M. Akram~
1979Wehshi GujjarPunjabiDirector: Anwar Kamal Pasha~
1979General Bakht KhanUrduDirector: Sarshar Akhtar Malik~
1980Behram DakuPunjabiDirector: Rauf Abbasi~
1981Khan-e-AzamPunjabiDirector: Younis Malik~
1981Anokha DaajPunjabiDirector: Aslam Dar~
1981Athra PuttarPunjabiDirector: Altaf Hussain~
1981Chan VeryamPunjabiDirector: Jahangir Qaisar~
1981Sher KhanPunjabiDirector: Younis Malik~
1981Chan SurajPunjabiDirector: Rauf Abbasi~
1981MuftbarPunjabiDirector: Hassan Askari~
1981JeedarPunjabiDirector: Kifayat Hussain Bhatti~
1982Wehshi DakuPunjabiDirector: Ali Tahir~
1982MaidanPunjabiDirector: Masood Butt~
1982Charda SurajPunjabiDirector: Basir Rana~
1983Jatt Tay DogarPunjabiDirector: Imtiaz Quresh~
1983Des PardesPunjabiDirector: Iftikhar Khan~
1983Moti DogarPunjabiDirector: Jangir Qisar~
1983Wadda KhanPunjabiDirector: Diljeet Mirza~
1983Rustam Tey KhanPunjabiDirector: Altaf Hussain~
1983Dara BalochPunjabiDirector: Masood Butt~
1983Sher MamaPunjabiDirector: Imtiaz Quresh~
1983Jagga Tay SheraPunjabiDirector: Imtiaz Quresh~
1984KaliaPunjabiDirector: Waheed Dar~
1984SholayPunjabiDirector: Younis Malik~
1984Sajawal DakuPunjabiDirector: Agha Hussaini~
1984PukarPunjabiDirector: Aizaz Saeed~
1985AngaraPunjabiDirector: M. Akram~
1985KhuddarPunjabiDirector: M. Akram~
1985GhulamiPunjabiDirector: Hasnain~
1985Shah BehramPunjabiDirector: Kaifee~
1986Baghi SipahiPunjabi/UrduDirector: Fiaz Sheikh~
1986QaidiPunjabiDirector: Masood Butt~
1986Yeh AdamPunjabiDirector: Irshad Sajid~
1986MalangaPunjabiDirector: Raseed Dogar~
1986MelaPunjabiDirector: Hassan Aksri~
1987Moti SherPunjabiDirector: Imtiaz Qureshi~
1987Gernail SinghPunjabiDirector: Younis Malik~
1987SilsilaPunjabiDirector: Aslam Dar~
1988RotiPunjabiDirector: Idress Khan~
1989SarfaroshPunjabiDirector: Iqbal Kashmiri~
1989KalkaPunjabiDirector: Shahid Rana~
1990Insaniyat Kay DushmanPunjabi/UrduDirector: Hassnain~
1990SarmayaPunjabiDirector: Idress Khan~
1990Sher DilPunjabiDirector: Hasan Askri~
1991Kalay ChorPunjabi/UrduDirector: Nazrul Islam~
1991GandasaPunjabiDirector: Hasan Askri~
1991Watan Kay RakhwalayPunjabi/UrduDirector: Hassnain~
1991CobraPunjabi/UrduDirector: Shahid Rana~
1991Riaz GujjarPunjabiDirector: Hassan Askari~
1992Daku RaajPunjabiDirector: Idrees Khan~
1992God FatherPunjabiDirector: Pervaiz Rana~
1993ZamanaPunjabi/UrduDirector: Javed Fazil~
1993Akri ShehzadaPunjabiDirector: Mohammad Aslam Malik~
1994Sher Punjab DaPunjabiDirector: Shahid Rana~
1994Zameen AasmanPunjabi/UrduDirector: Hasnain~
1994SarangaPunjabiDirector: Masood Asghar~
1994International LuterayUrdu/PunjabiDirector: Iqbal Kashmiri~
1994Ghunda RajPunjabi/UrduDirector: Saeed Rana~
1995Madam RaniPunjabi/UrduDirector: Masood Butt~
1995Jungle Ka QanoonPunjabi/UrduDirector: Masood Butt~
1996Sakhi BadshahPunjabi ~~

List of Movies

  1. Gabbar Singh 
  2. 1995 Mastana Mahi 
  3. 1995 Madame Rani 
  4. 1995 Chaudhry Badshah 
  5. 1994 Daughter 
  6. 1994 International Luterey 
  7. 1994 Khandan 
  8. 1993 Kotwal 
  9. 1993 Tyag 
  10. 1993 Khuda Ghawah 
  11. 1993 Ruqqa 
  12. 1992 Godfather 
  13. 1992 Hasinon Ki Barat 
  14. 1992 Sher Ali 
  15. 1992 Majhoo 
  16. 1992 Abdullah the Great 
  17. 1992 Dillagi 
  18. 1991 Gandasa 
  19. 1991 Qurbani 
  20. 1991 Teen Yake Teen Chake 
  21. 1991 Kaalay Chor 
  22. 1990 Insaanyat Ke Dushman 
  23. 1990 Loha 
  24. 1990 Miss Cleopatra 
  25. 1990 Shadmani 
  26. 1990 Hifazat 
  27. 1990 Allah Waris 
  28. 1990 Hoshiar 
  29. 1990 Sholay-E-Sholay 
  30. 1989 Kalka 
  31. 1989 Maula Sain 
  32. 1989 Qatil Haseena 
  33. 1989/II Mujrim 
  34. 1989 Roop Ki Rani 
  35. 1989 Zabardast 
  36. 1988 Maula Baksh 
  37. 1988 Qismat Wala 
  38. 1988 Taqatwar 
  39. 1988 Hukumat 
  40. 1988 Haseena 420 
  41. 1987 Nachay Nagin 
  42. 1987 Dulari 
  43. 1987 Janbaz 
  44. 1987 Kalu 
  45. 1986 Mela 
  46. 1986 Qeemat 
  47. 1986 Akbar Khan 
  48. 1986 Qaidi 
  49. 1986 Sanjhi Hathkadi 
  50. 1985 Ziddi Khan 
  51. 1985 Khuddar 
  52. 1985 Badle Di Aag 
  53. 1985 Ajab Khan 
  54. 1985 Angara 
  55. 1984 Sajawal Daku 
  56. 1984 Sholay 
  57. 1981 Jatt Da Wair 
  58. 1981 Sher Khan Sultan
  59. 1981 Jeedar 
  60. 1980 Hitlar 
  61. 1980 Harasat 
  62. 1979 Aurat Raj 
  63. 1979 Maula Jat Maula Jatt
  64. 1979 Hathiar 
  65. 1977 Aakhri Muqabala 
  66. 1976 Reshma Te Shera 
  67. 1976 Ultimatum Jabroo the Driver
  68. 1975 Wehshi Jatt Maula
  69. 1973 Bala Gujjar 
  70. 1973 Pind Deleran Da 
  71. 1973 Khoon Da Badla Khoon 
  72. 1973 Ziddi 
  73. 1972 Raju 
  74. 1972 Thah 
  75. 1972 Jangu 
  76. 1972 Insaan Ik Tamasha 
  77. 1972 Nizam 
  78. 1972 Sultan 
  79. 1972 Zindagi Ke Mele 
  80. 1972 Heera 
  81. 1972 Bhai Bhai 
  82. 1972 Sir Dhar Di Bazi 
  83. 1972 Basheera Basheera
  84. 1972 Changa Khoon 
  85. 1972 Sajjan Dushman 
  86. 1972 Jagde Rehna 
  87. 1972 Sir Da Sain 
  88. 1972 Mele Sajna De 
  89. 1972 Patola 
  90. 1972 Eid Da Chann 
  91. 1972 Saudagar 
  92. 1972 Meri Mohabbat Tere Hawale 
  93. 1972 Azadi 
  94. 1972 Ucha Shamla Jatt Da 
  95. 1972 Heera Moti 
  96. 1972 Ilzaam 
  97. 1972 Badguman 
  98. 1972 Do Pattar Annaran De 
  99. 1972 Khan Chacha 
  100. 1972 Khoon Paseena 
  101. 1971 Geo Jatta 
  102. 1971 Waris 
  103. 1971 Siran Naal Sardarian 
  104. 1971 Khoon Da Rishta 
  105. 1971 Pyar Na Mane Har 
  106. 1971 Sohna Puttar 
  107. 1971 Bhain Bhara 
  108. 1971 Dil Aur Duniya 
  109. 1971 Ishq Deevana 
  110. 1971 Ghairat Mera Naa 
  111. 1971 Yaar Des Punjab De 
  112. 1971 Jatt Da Qoul 
  113. 1971 Sajawal 
  114. 1971 Bazigar 
  115. 1971 Uchi Haveli 
  116. 1971 Aasoo Billa 
  117. 1971 Sakhi Lutera 
  118. 1971 Khazanchi 
  119. 1971 Babul 
  120. 1971 Ucha Naa Pyar Da 
  121. 1971 Chanan Akhian Da 
  122. 1971 Des Mera Jeedaraa Da 
  123. 1971 Ghunghroo 
  124. 1971 Mr. 303 
  125. 1971 Asghara 
  126. 1971 Do Baaghi 
  127. 1971 Raja Rani 
  128. 1971 Bhaian Baj Na Jorian 
  129. 1971 Night Club 
  130. 1971 Garhasti 
  131. 1971 Mujram Kaun 
  132. 1970 Dunia Matlab Di 
  133. 1970 Tikka Mathe Da 
  134. 1970 Chann Puttar 
  135. 1970 Att Khuda Da Wair 
  136. 1970 Bhole Shah 
  137. 1970 Qadra 
  138. 1970 Rangu Jatt 
  139. 1970 Rangeela 
  140. 1970 Sayyan 
  141. 1970 Meri Dharti Mera Pyar 
  142. 1970 Rub Di Shaan 
  143. 1970 Bahadur Kissan 
  144. 1970 Ghairat Shaan Jawana Di 
  145. 1970 Darindah 
  146. 1970 Taxi Driver 
  147. 1970 Chann Sajna 
  148. 1970 Lara Lappa 
  149. 1970 Takht-O-Taj 
  150. 1970 Ali Baba Chalis Chor 
  151. 1970 Ik Sona Ik Mitti 
  152. 1970 Aakhri Chattan 
  153. 1970 Anwara 
  154. 1970 Chann te Chakor 
  155. 1970 Shahi Faqeer 
  156. 1969 Jaggu 
  157. 1969 Saza 
  158. 1969 Kochwan 
  159. 1969 Qasam Us Waqt Ki 
  160. 1969 Yamla Jatt 
  161. 1969 Dhol Sipahi 
  162. 1969 Genterman 
  163. 1969 Dhee rani 
  164. 1969 Ghabru putt punjab de 
  165. 1969 Koonj Wichhar Geyi 
  166. 1969 Pathar te leek 
  167. 1969 Qoul Qarar 
  168. 1969 Shabistan 
  169. 1969 Hakeem jee 
  170. 1969 Sheran De Puttar Sher 
  171. 1969 Ishq Na Puchhe Zaat 
  172. 1969 Dastan 
  173. 1969 Run Murid 
  174. 1969 Bhaian Di Jori 
  175. 1969 Diya Aur Toofan Guest Artist
  176. 1969 Haidar Khan 
  177. 1969 Aasra 
  178. 1969 Aukha Jatt 
  179. 1969 Dilbar Jani 
  180. 1968 Nadir Khan 
  181. 1968 Panj Darya 
  182. 1968 Taj Mahal 
  183. 1968 Pyar Da Wairi 
  184. 1968 Chalbaz 
  185. 1968 Dara Murad
  186. 1968 Commander 
  187. 1968 Mujhe Jeene Do 
  188. 1968 Shehnai 
  189. 1968 Sohna 
  190. 1968 Ik Si Maa 
  191. 1968 Pakeeza 
  192. 1968 Badla 
  193. 1968 Josh-E-Inteqaam 
  194. 1968 Main Kahan Manzil Kahan 
  195. 1968 Aik Musafar Aik Haseena 
  196. 1968 Har Fun Moula 
  197. 1968 Chodah Saal 
  198. 1968 Mahal 
  199. 1968 Janab-E-Aali 
  200. 1968 Chann Makhna 
  201. 1968 Zalim 
  202. 1968 Baalam 
  203. 1968 Lala Rukh 
  204. 1967 Sitamgar 
  205. 1967 Shola Aur Shabnam 
  206. 1967 Akbara 
  207. 1967 Imam Din Gohavia 
  208. 1967 Hatim Tai 
  209. 1967 Dil Da Jani 
  210. 1967 Elan 
  211. 1967 Chacha Jee 
  212. 1967 Chattan 
  213. 1967 Sajda 
  214. 1967 Insaniyat 
  215. 1967 Jigri Yaar 
  216. 1967 Main Woh Nahin 
  217. 1967 Nadira 
  218. 1966 Aina 
  219. 1966 Janbaaz 
  220. 1966 Payel Ki Jhankar 
  221. 1966 Dard-E-Dil 
  222. 1966 Kohe Noor 
  223. 1966 Husn Ka Chor 
  224. 1966 Baghi Sardar 
  225. 1966 Insaan 
  226. 1966 Janj 
  227. 1966 Khalifa 
  228. 1966 Sarhad 
  229. 1966 Moajzah 
  230. 1966 Watan Ka Sipahi 
  231. 1966 Majhe Di Jatti 
  232. 1966 Aag Ka Darya 
  233. 1966 Qabeela 
  234. 1965 Khota Paisa 
  235. 1965 Jeedar 
  236. 1965 Nache Nagan Baje Been 
  237. 1965 Heer Sial 
  238. 1965 Jhanjhar 
  239. 1965 Devdas 
  240. 1965 Fashion 
  241. 1965 Kale Log 
  242. 1965 Sartaj 
  243. 1965 Doctor 
  244. 1965 Fareb 
  245. 1965 Aisa Bhi Hota Hai 
  246. 1964 Baghi Sipahi 
  247. 1964 Chhoti Behan 
  248. 1964 Maa Ka Pyar 
  249. 1964 Pyar Ki Saza 
  250. 1964 Gehra Daagh 
  251. 1964 Khandan 
  252. 1963 Ik Tera Sahara 
  253. 1963 Dulhan 
  254. 1963 Baarat 
  255. 1963 Baji 
  256. 1963 Ishq Par Zor Nahin 
  257. 1962 Susraal 
  258. 1962 Jamalo 
  259. 1962 Zareena 
  260. 1962 Aulad 
  261. 1962 Ajnabi 
  262. 1962 Qaidi 
  263. 1962 Darwaza 
  264. 1962 Shake Hand 
  265. 1961 Gulfam 
  266. 1961 Bekhabar 
  267. 1961 Mangti 
  268. 1961 Taj Aur Talwar 
  269. 1961 Habu 
  270. 1961 Farishta 
  271. 1960 Saheli 
  272. 1960 Daku Ki Larki 
  273. 1960 Dil-E-Nadan 
  274. 1960 Khaibar Mail 
  275. 1960 Ayaz 
  276. 1960 Bhabhi 
  277. 1960 Watan 
  278. 1960 Yeh Duniya 
  279. 1959 Himmat 
  280. 1959 Shera 
  281. 1959 Lalkaar 
  282. 1959 Raaz 
  283. 1959 Nagin 
  284. 1959 Bodi Shah 
  285. 1959 Sahara 
  286. 1959 Sola Aanay 
  287. 1959 Yaar Beli 
  288. 1958 Jagga 
  289. 1958 Aadmi 
  290. 1958/II Aakhri Dao 
  291. 1958 Pehla Qadam 
  292. 1958 Mumtaz 
  293. 1958 Darbar 
  294. 1958 Rukhsana 
  295. 1958 Zehr E Ishq 
  296. 1957 Zulfaan 
  297. 1957 Sardar 
  298. 1957 Murad 
  299. 1957 Palkaan 
  300. 1957 Yakke Wali 
  301. 1956 Hatim 
  302. 1956 Wehshi 
  303. 1956 Baghi Thug [4] Movies Movies 

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