Nabab Pataudi

Mansoor Ali Khan or Mansur Ali Khan


Pataudi was admitted to New Delhi's Sir Ganga Ram Hospital on 22 September 2011 with an acute lung infection. The infection was caused by chronic interstitial lung disease which prevented his lungs from exchanging oxygen properly The same day he died of respiratory failure. His body was buried at Pataudi near Delhi on 23 September 2011. His funeral was attended by large number of film actors, directors and producers, as well as cricketing fraternity.


1964 Arjuna Award
1967 Padma Shri