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Khan Gaju خان ګجو 1 2a

Birth Name Khan Gaju خان ګجو
Name in Pashto خان ګجو
Gender male
Age at Death 75 years


Event Date Place Description Notes Sources
Birth 1490    
Death 1565 Shah Mansoor  


Relation to main person Name Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Kara Malak Khan ملک قره خان
         Khan Gaju خان ګجو
    Brother     Mala Khel مالا خېل
    Brother     Muhammadi Khel محمدي خېل
    Brother     Sikander Khel سکندر خېل
Stepfather Gora Khel ګورا خېل
         Khan Gaju خان ګجو
    Brother     Jalo Khel جلو خېل
    Brother     Mazeed Khel مزيد خېل
    Brother     Galo Khel ګلو خېل
    Brother     Bomi Khel بومي خېل
    Brother     Mirdad Khel مير داد خېل


Reputed to have met Hazrat Khizar AS and led rebellion against emperor Sheer Shah of Hindustan. Entire Yusufzai tribe was under his command.


There are two narratives about Khan Gaju. Makhzan e Afghani lists him as Gaju Khan, son of Malak Kara Khan, son of Behzad Khan, while Hayat e Afghani lists him as Gaju Khan, son of Gora Khel, son of Ali Khel, son of Behzad Khan.

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Source References

  1. Makhzan-e Afghani
  2. Hayat Afghani
      • Page: 190
      • Source Reference Note:

        Hayat Afghani lists Sadozai as his grand-father

  3. Hoti lauds Gaju Khan
      • Date: 2012-04-29