Former president, Pervez Musharraf, and the amazing singer, Hadiqa Kiani, both have their birthdays today. So we thought about giving the two a little tribute by telling you things you didn’t know about them.
ASIM RAZA IS PERVEZ MUSHARRAF’S SON IN LAW
Yes, you read that right. The famous film and commercial director Asim Raza is married to Pervez Musharraf’s architect daughter, Ayla Musharraf. The couple has two daughters, Maryam Raza and Zainab Raza. Talk about having a talented family.
HADIQA KIANI WAS ONCE MARRIED TO AN AFGHANI
The gifted singer married a UK based Afghan businessman, Syed Fareed Sarwary but they got divorced in 2008.
MUSHARRAF SPENT 7 YEARS IN ANKARA AS A CHILD AND KNOWS THE TURKISH LANGUAGE
He even wrote about his near death experience in his book which involved him falling off from a mango tree.
HADIQA KIANI HAS PERFORMED FOR LAURA BUSH AND PRINCE CHARLES
In 2006, the first lady of USA at that time, Laura Bush requested Hadiqa Kiani herself to perform at The Kennedy Center in Washington DC. She performed for Prince Charles, Duchess of Cornwall and the Chinese president in the same year.
THE FORMER PRESIDENT LOVED ROCK MUSIC AND WESTERN FASHION
In the 1980’s, Pervez Musharraf was well into rock music and western fashion so much so that his colleagues at Army nicknamed him “Cowboy”.