Amanat Ali Khan

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Ustad Amanat Ali Khan
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Background information
Native name استاد امانت علی خان
Birth name Ustad Amanat Ali Khan
Born 1922
Hoshiarpur, Punjab, British India (now in India)
Died 18 September 1974(1974-09-18) (aged 52)
Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan
Genres Ghazal
Occupations Singer, composer

Ustad Amanat Ali Khan (Urdu: استاد امانت علی خان‎; born 1922–1974) was a Pakistani classical and ghazal singer, from the Patiala gharana. He was honoured with the 'Pride of Performance' award by the government of Pakistan.

Early life[edit]

Amanat Ali Khan was born in Hoshiarpur, Punjab to Akhtar Husain Khan and the grandson of Ali Baksh Jarnail, the founder of 'Patiala Gharana'.[citation needed]

Personal life[edit]

Ustad Amanat Ali died in Lahore on September 18, 1974 of an appendix breakage (Perforated Appendix/Peritonitis). His son, Ustad Asad Amanat Ali Khan, after a music career died due to a heart attack on April 8, 2007, in London.

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