Nabab Pataudi

Mansoor Ali Khan or Mansur Ali Khan

Personal Life

On 27 December 1967, Mansoor married actress Sharmila Tagore, great-grandniece of Rabindranath Tagore. They had three children:

Saif Ali Khan, a Bollywood actor, born 16 August 1970;
Soha Ali Khan, a Bollywood actress, born 4 October 1978;
Saba Ali Khan, a jewellery designer.

Mansoor Ali Khan was a Free Mason. In June 2005, Mansoor Ali Khan was arrested for poaching Blackbuck deer, a protected species in India. He was released on bail after two days in jail.

His uncle was General Sher Ali Khan Pataudi, and his first cousin, Nawab Shahryar Khan, was the former Foreign Secretary of Pakistan. His cousin Major General Isfandiyar Ali Khan Pataudi, son of Sher Ali Khan Pataudi, is the commander of the 26th Mechanized Infantry Division of Pakistan Army.