Bollywood Stars And Their Ancestral Homes In Pakistan

The partition of India Pakistan was one of the ugliest in the Indian history. Many Hindus living in the now Pakistan had to leave their homes and everything to shift to India and the same happened with the Muslims living in India. In this partition, there were many people who lost a lot of their property and other things in their former countries and many Bollywood stars are among them. In this article, we’re going to talk about the top Bollywood stars and have a look at their Ancestral homes in Pakistan.


  • Sanjay Dutt

Sanjay Dutt, although born and brought up in Mumbai, has his ancestral home in Pakistan. His father Sunil Dutt was born in Jhelum, Pakistan and even Sanjay’s mother Nargis Dutt’s ancestors reside in Rawalpindi. The Dutt family shifted to India in 1940 but one can still see their Ancestral home in Pakistan.


  • Shahrukh Khan

We all think that Shahrukh Khan belongs from Delhi but his roots are from Pakistan. His father Taaj Muhammad was born in Peshawar Pakistan. One can still go to this place to see Shahrukh’s ancestral home where his father was brought up.


  • Rajesh Khanna

It’s been said that Rajesh Khanna was born in Amritsar, Punjab. But, some reports claim that he was born in Burewala, Pakistan. And yes, it’s true Rajesh Khanna’s father was the first headmaster of MC School, Burewala. In 1948, Rajesh Khanna came to Amritsar when his father migrated to India along with family.


  • Dev Anand

Dev Anand was born in Shakargarh, Pakistan.  When he was in his teenage, he moved to Lahore along with family. The actor always considered Lahore as a very important part of his life because he spent his teenage life in Lahore and even completed his English Graduation from Lahore. In 1999, Dev Anand visited his ancestral house in Lahore, Pakistan.


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