Amjad Khan Birth Anniversary: Iconic Scenes From His Movies

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Veteran actor Amjad Khan's iconic scenes from his movies till now. Read more to know about what are his iconic scenes and films in which he has the best roles.

Written By Jeet Anandani | Mumbai | Updated On:
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Amjad Khan would have been celebrating his 79th birthday today on November 12, 2019 had he been alive. The actor is remembered for the dialogue “Kitne aadmi the? from his movie Sholay. Today also, this dialogue is one of the most iconic ones. His blockbuster performance overshadowed Amitabh Bachchan, Dharmendra, Hema Malini, Jaya Bachchan, and others in the cast. Although he has performed in many movies and various roles the actor gained most popularity for his villain avatar primarily. Today on his 79th birth anniversary, here's taking a look back at the iconic scenes of the actor from his movies.

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Iconic Scenes of Amjad Khan


Sholay was were the Gabbar Singh character received more love than any other character. The film was directed by Ramesh Sippy and the cast of the movie also includes Amitabh, Dharmendra, Hema, and Jaya in various character roles. There is also one of the most iconic scenes in the movie where Gabbar had a belt in his hand and asked his fellow members that Kitne aadmi the? One of the fellow members of his gang replied 'Doh Aadmi". The scene continues where Gabbar keeps shouting athis fellow members sarcastically. 

Apart from Sholay, his other dialogues that made Gabbar famous for his villain roles were from movies like Laawaris, Kaalia, Himmatwala and many more. Amjad Khan impressed everyone with his acting skills and with his dialogue delivery style. Here are some of his best scenes.


In this scene Shahani Seth (Amjad Khan) black mails Kaalia (Amitabh Bachchan). In the 1981 movie, this is said to be one of the most iconic scenes which builds up interest and keeps the audience hooked to the plot of the movie. Here is the scene.


This is one of those dramatic scenes which is entertaining and funny at the same time. Amjad Khan is playing the role of Sher Singh Bandookwala where he is trying to convince Ravi (Jeetendra) to marry a girl. Here is the scene from the movie.

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