Jawed Habib Age, Wife, Children, Family, Biography & More

Jawed Habib

Full NameJawed Habib Akhter
ProfessionProfessional Hair Stylist
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.)in centimeters- 182 cm
in meters- 1.82 m
in feet inches- 6’
Eye ColourBrown
Hair ColourVanilla Blonde (Dyed)
Political PartyJoined BJP in April 2019
Logo of Bharatiya Janata Party
Awards• Business Award: 2012
• Most Preferred Hair Academy Award: 2012
• Mentor of The Year: 2012
Personal Life
Date of Birth26 June 1963
Age (as in 2019)56 Years
Zodiac signCancer
SchoolNot Known
University• Jawaharlal Nehru University, Delhi
• Morris International School, London
Educational Qualification• M. A. in French
• 9 Months course in Hairdressing
Food HabitNon-Vegetarian
HobbiesHair Styling, Mentoring, Entrepreneurship
ControversiesIn September 2017 he released a poster in the newspaper which he used images of Hindu deities with a caption "Even Gods Visit JH Salon". Later on, he had to issue an apology letter and uploaded an apology video. In the aftermath of this incident, his salons were vandalised in Uttar Pradesh.
Relationships & More
Marital StatusMarried
WifeShaheen Habib
Jawed Habib with Wife Shaheen Habib
ChildrenSon- Anosh Habib
Daughter- Sana Habib
ParentsFather- Habib Ahmed
Habib Ahmed
Mother- Name Not Known
Jawed Habib's Mother
• Amzad Habib
• Parvez Habib
Sister- None
Favourite Things
Favourite SingerMohammed Rafi
Favourite EnterpreneurJack Cohen
Jack Cohen
Favourite SportCricket
Style Quotient

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Some Lesser Known Facts About Jawed Habib

  • Jawed Habib is an Indian Hairstylist known for his hair styling techniques and his chain of salons, Jawed Habib Salons. As of the year 2018, he had  790 salons in 24 cities of India.
  • In an interview, he said that he never wanted to be someone’s personal barber. He was more interested in doing Hotel Management.
  • He did M. A. in French from JNU. He was obsessed with cricket and was captain of the JNU cricket team.
  • In an interview, he said that during his final year at JNU he was not sure what he was doing with his life and at that moment his father convinced him to join Morris International School at London, where he did a 9 months course in Hairstyling. [1]Rediff
  • His grandfather, Nazir Ahmed was a personal hairstylist to the last Viceroy of India, Lord Mountbatten. His father, Habib Ahmed started Habib Salon in Delhi and his client list included Indira Gandhi, Pt. Jawaharlal Nehru and Late Dr A. P. J Abdul Kalam.

    Nazir Ahmed

    Nazir Ahmed

  • His first haircut was of a 10-year-old girl. He trimmed her hair so short that she began to cry. He was depressed by the incident thinking that he made his first client cry.
  • Jawed Habib considers Jack Cohen, The Tesco Founder, as his role model. He reportedly said that he wanted to be like him and that he designs his business plans like Jack Cohen did.
  • He is married to Shaheen and they have 1 son and a daughter. His marriage was a client marriage. He met Shaheen at one of his salons where she had come for a haircut.

  • He holds the world record of performing 410 non-stop haircuts in 25 hours 42 minutes.
  • He is die hard fan of Mohammed Rafi. He even once said that Mohammed Rafi was his weakness. He remarked

Unki Awaaz Mein Sur Tha, meri kainchi mein hai”

  • In 2019, he joined Bharatiya Janata Party in presence of Tarun Chugh.

    Jawed Habib Joining BJP

    Jawed Habib Joining BJP