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Usha Kiran Khan Biography, Age, Career, Husband, Children, Family, Caste, Wiki & More

Updated On : September 21, 2019

Short Biography

Usha Kiran Khan was born on 24-10-1945 in Patna in the state of Bihar, India. She is an Indian Writer, Academic Historian, Novelist & Author who is well-known for her participation in Hindi and Marathi novels & stories.

Other Name: Dr. Ushakiran Khan
Other Professions: Historian Novelist Author
Appearance: Hindi Marathi

Usha Kiran Khan Complete Bio & Career

Usha Kiran Khan has been bestowed with Dr. Usha Kiran Khan for her prolific writngs. She has served as the HOD of Ancient Indian History and Archeology at a college in Patna which is affiliated to Magdh University. She graduated from the famous Patna college in the year 1964. She then did Masters in Ancient Indian History & Archeology from Patna University. For his boook  ‘ Mithila: A Cultural Study’, she was awarded her PHd in the year 1995. 
She has won various awards and recognition for her books which she has published in Hindi and Maithali languages. She has published nearly 40 books and most of them have been best sellers as well. She hails from a remote area in Bihar and spent most of her childhood in an Ashram like atmosphere. She became the first writer from that region and has made her state and village proud. Her writings are honest, and clean and not based just on imagination but on experiences that she had over the years.
Her stories are mostly villages based as she wants people to know about rural areas of India. All her stories constantly gets published in popular literary magazines and journals. The stories of rural area started fading but she has kept that alive with her beautiful writings. She has been feliciated with the Padma Shri Award by the governmment of India for her work in literature.

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Honours & Awards

Padma Shri Civilian Award 2015 Literature and Education

Usha Kiran Khan Family, Relatives and Other Relations

He is married to a retired IPS Officer Ram Chandra Khan. The couple is blessed with four children include a son named Tuhin Shankar Khan (Lawyer at Patna High Court) and three daughters named Anuradha Shankar (IPS), Tanuja Shankar Khan (Film Maker) & Kanupriya Shankar Pandit (Actress).

Life's Important Dates Of Usha Kiran Khan

Body Measurements

Skin Colour Fair
Eye Colour Black
Hair Colour Black

Personal Info

Home Town Patna
Nationality Indian
Religion Hindu
Address Patna, Bihar, India
School N/A
College Patna College, Patna
Qualification PhD
Hobbies Reading and Writing Books
Marital Status Married
Salary N/A
Net Worth N/A
Official Website N/A


Favorite Color Blue
Favorite Sport Cricket
Favorite Politician Nitish Kumar

Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About Usha Kiran Khan

  • She won Sahitya Akademi Award for her famous Maithali novel Bhamati: Ek Avismaraniya Premkatha.
  • She grew up in a village which even today has boat and a bullock cart as the only means of transport.
  • In 2019, she was felicitated with the Bharat Bharati award.

Usha Kiran Khan Age, Birthday Facts and Birthday Countdown

77 years, 1month, 4 days old age Usha Kiran Khan will turn 78 on 24 October, 2023. Only 10 months, 25 days, 6 hours,42 minutes has left for her next birthday.

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Usha Kiran Khan has celebrated the total number of 77 birthdays till date. See the analysis by days count and bar graph.

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