Feroz Khan (25 September 1939–27 April 2009) was an actor, film editor, producer, and director in the Hindi film industry. He was known For his flamboyant style, with cowboyish swagger, and cigar toting persona; this revolutionized the style quotient of the otherwise conventional “filmi” hero. He is known as the style icon in the industry.
He appeared in over 50 films in the 1960s, 1970s and 1980s, and became one of India’s best-loved heroes with his role in the 1980 hit film Qurbani, which he also directed. Khan followed this multi-disciplinary achievement by directing more successful films like Dayavan (1988) and Janbaaz (1986). He won the Filmfare Best Supporting Actor Award for Aadmi Aur Insaan in 1970, and was honoured with the Filmfare Lifetime Achievement Award in 2000.