It was the 91st birthday of none other than Shehanshah e Ghazal Mehdi Hassan Khan Sahab. Google gave tribute to the legend through a doodle. The doodle featured Khan Sahab in his iconic singing pose while wearing a dark waistcoat over a creamy shalwar kameez.
Born on 18th July 1927, Mehdi Hassan went to become one of the most loved and revered singers of all times. He sang nearly 5000 songs including countless playbacks for films. The singer died on 12th June 2012 after suffering from lung disease for many years. He also suffered Stroke two times and breathed his last at Agha Khan University Hospital, Karachi.