Feroz Khan, one the most styliest men in Bollywood was known as the Clint Eastwood of the East. Feroz Khan’s first movie appearance was in Didi, which also starred Sunil Dutt.
Feroz Khan used to live a lavish lifestyle was said to be a heavy smoker.
Through the early 1960s and 1970s, he made low-budget thrillers opposite starlets. In 1962, he appeared in an English-language film titled Tarzan Goes to India opposite Simi Garewal.
His first big hit was in 1965, with Phani Majumdar’s Oonche Log (1965), where he was pitted against screen idols Raaj Kumar and Ashok Kumar; he gave a notable sensitive performance
He launched his son Fardeen Khan’s career with the 1998 film Prem Aggan, which, however, was a box office dud.
He starred alongside his son again in Ek Khiladi Ek Haseena (2005) and made his last film appearance in Welcome (2007).
Feroz Khan married Sundari Khan in 1965, but divorced in 1985. They have two children, Laila Khan (born 1970) and Fardeen Khan (born 1974). Fardeen is married to Natasha Madhwani, daughter of former Bollywood actress Mumtaz
He died from lung cancer on 27 April 2009 at the age of 69.