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Jahangir Khan
(One of the Greatest Squash Players of All Time)
Jahangir Khan
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Birthdate: December 10, 1963
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan

Though he had to undergo surgical treatment for hernia as a child, Jahangir Khan has begun playing squash by age 8 and later emerged as the greatest squash player not just in Pakistan but in the world, too. The former world number 1 is a 6-time World Champion.

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Nicol David
(Malaysian Professional Squash Player Who Has Won the World Open Title Record Eight Times)
Nicol David
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Birthdate: August 26, 1983
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Penang, Malaysia
Nicol David is a retired professional squash player. From 2006 to 2015, David held on to the world number one ranking for 108 consecutive months, which is a world record. She also won a record eight World Open titles. Regarded as the greatest women's squash player ever, Nicol David won a record nine Asian Squash Championships during her illustrious career.
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Jansher Khan
(Pakistani Former World No. 1 Professional Squash Player)
Jansher Khan
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Birthdate: June 15, 1969
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Peshawar, Pakistan

Often tagged as the fastest man in squash, Pakistani squash star Jansher Khan was once world number 1. He did, however, find himself in the middle of many controversies, stemming from his arguments with the press and critics. Interestingly, he has begun playing squash at age 11.

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Mohamed Elshorbagy
(Egyptian-English Professional Squash Player)
Mohamed Elshorbagy
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Birthdate: January 12, 1991
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Alexandria, Egypt
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)
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Ramy Ashour
(Squash Player)
Ramy Ashour
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Birthdate: September 30, 1987
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Cairo

Ramy Ashour is a retired squash player who represented Egypt at several World Championships. Considered one of the best players in the history of squash, Ashour won three gold medals at World Championships and three gold medals at World Team Championships. Renowned for his unique style, Ramy Ashour is rated highly by several squash pundits and former players. 

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Nour El Sherbini
(Egyptian Professional Squash Player)
Nour El Sherbini
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Birthdate: November 1, 1995
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Alexandria, Egypt
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
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Nick Matthew
(Former English Professional Squash Player)
Nick Matthew
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Birthdate: July 25, 1980
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Sheffield, England
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
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Paul Coll
(New Zealand’s Professional Squash Player)
Paul Coll
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Birthdate: May 9, 1992
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Greymouth, New Zealand
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
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Hashim Khan
(Pakistani Squash Player)
Hashim Khan
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Birthdate: July 1, 1914
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Peshawar, Pakistan
Died: August 18, 2014

Hashim Khan was a Pakistani professional squash player best remembered for winning the British Open Squash Championships on seven occasions between 1951 and 1958. He was honored by the Government of Pakistan with the Pride of Performance Award and Tamgha-e-Quaid-e-Azam in 1958 and 1959 respectively. In 2008, Hashim Khan received Pakistan's third-highest honor, Sitara-i-Imtiaz.   

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Susan Devoy
(New Zealand’s Former Squash Player)
Susan Devoy
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Birthdate: January 4, 1964
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Rotorua, New Zealand
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Heather McKay
(Australian Retired Squash Player)
Heather McKay
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Birthdate: July 31, 1941
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Queanbeyan, Australia
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Peter Nicol
(Former Scottish Professional Squash Player)
Peter Nicol
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Birthdate: April 5, 1973
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Inverurie, Scotland
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)
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Jonah Barrington
(English Squash Player)
Jonah Barrington
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Birthdate: April 29, 1941
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Morwenstow, Cornwall, England, United Kingdom
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Amr Shabana
(Former Egyptian Professional Squash Player)
Amr Shabana
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Birthdate: July 20, 1979
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Cairo, Egypt
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)
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Laura Massaro
(England’s Retired Professional Squash Player)
Laura Massaro
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Birthdate: November 2, 1983
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Great Yarmouth, United Kingdom
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)
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Jonathan Power
(Canadian Retired Squash Player)
Jonathan Power
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Birthdate: August 9, 1974
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Comox, Canada
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
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Sarah Fitz-Gerald
(Squash Player)
Sarah Fitz-Gerald
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Birthdate: December 1, 1968
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Melbourne, Australia
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Geoff Hunt
(Australian Squash Player)
Geoff Hunt
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Birthdate: March 11, 1947
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Melbourne, Australia
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Nouran Gohar
(Egyptian Professional Squash Player)
Nouran Gohar
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Birthdate: September 30, 1997
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Egypt
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)
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Azam Khan
(Pakistani Squash Player)
Azam Khan
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Birthdate: April 20, 1926
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Peshawar, Pakistan
Died: March 28, 2020

Azam Khan was a Pakistani squash player best remembered for winning the British Open Championships on four occasions between 1959 and 1962. In 1961, Azam Khan was honored by the Government of Pakistan with the prestigious Pride of Performance Award.

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Chris Dittmar
(Australian Sports Commentator and Former Squash Player)
Chris Dittmar
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Birthdate: January 16, 1964
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Adelaide, Australia
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Miguel Ángel Rodríguez
(Colombian Squash Player)
Miguel Ángel Rodríguez
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Birthdate: December 20, 1985
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Bogotá, Colombia
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)
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David Palmer
(Australian Squash player)
David Palmer
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Birthdate: June 28, 1976
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)
 24 
Qamar Zaman
(Pakistani Squash Player)
Qamar Zaman
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Birthdate: April 11, 1952
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Quetta, Pakistan
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Hania El Hammamy
(Egyptian Professional Squash Player)
Hania El Hammamy
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Birthdate: September 1, 2000
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Cairo, Egypt
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)
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Camille Serme
(French Former Professional Squash Player)
Camille Serme
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Birthdate: April 4, 1989
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Créteil, France
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Rachael Grinham
(Australian Professional Squash Player)
Rachael Grinham
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Birthdate: January 22, 1977
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Toowoomba, Australia
Height: 5'2" (157 cm)
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Dipika Pallikal Karthik
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Birthdate: September 21, 1991
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Chennai
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)
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Michelle Martin
(Australian Former Professional Squash Player)
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Birthdate: April 29, 1967
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Sydney, Australia
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
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Lisa Opie
(Former Squash player whoses biggest successes were winning the British Open in 1991 and four consecutive World Team Championships from 1985 to 1990)
Lisa Opie
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Birthdate: August 15, 1963
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Guernsey
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F. D. Amr Bey
(Egyptian Diplomat and Squash Player)
F. D. Amr Bey
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Birthdate: February 14, 1910
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Egypt
Died: November 23, 1988
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Mahmoud Karim
(Egyptian Squash Player)
Mahmoud Karim
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Birthdate: 1916 AD
Birthplace: Egypt
Died: 1999 AD
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Janet Morgan
(English Squash Player)
Janet Morgan
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Birthdate: 1921 AD
Birthplace: Wandsworth, London, United Kingdom
Died: 1990 AD
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Anthony Ricketts
(Australian Former Professional Squash Player)
Anthony Ricketts
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Birthdate: March 12, 1979
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Sydney, Australia
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)
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Leilani Rorani
(Former New Zealand Squash Player)
Leilani Rorani
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Birthdate: April 15, 1974
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Hamilton, New Zealand
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Vicky Cardwell
(Australian Squash Player)
Vicky Cardwell
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Birthdate: April 21, 1955
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Adelaide, Australia
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Cassie Jackman
(Former English Squash Player)
Cassie Jackman
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Birthdate: December 22, 1972
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: North Walsham, United Kingdom
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Carol Owens
(Former New Zealand Squash Player)
Carol Owens
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Birthdate: June 4, 1971
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Melbourne, Australia
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David Evans
(Welsh Squash player)
David Evans
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Birthdate: October 24, 1974
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Pontypool, Wales
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)
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A. A. AbouTaleb
(Egyptian Squash Player)
A. A. AbouTaleb
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Birthplace: Egypt
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Joan Curry
(British Squash Player)
Joan Curry
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Birthdate: 1918
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Penzance, United Kingdom
Died: July 31, 2020
 42 
Margot Lumb
(English Squash and Tennis Player)
Margot Lumb
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Birthdate: July 1, 1912
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: London, United Kingdom
Died: January 3, 1998
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Susan Noel
(English Squash and Tennis Player)
Susan Noel
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Birthdate: June 8, 1912
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: United Kingdom
Died: September 30, 1991
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Margaret Varner Bloss
(Only Person to Have Won the U.S. National Singles Championships of Both Badminton and Squash)
Margaret Varner Bloss
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Birthdate: October 4, 1927
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: El Paso, Texas, United States
 45 
Fran Marshall
(English Squash Player)
Fran Marshall
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Birthdate: May 12, 1930
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Kenya
Died: 2011 AD
 46 
Enzo Corigliano
(Squash player)
Enzo Corigliano
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Birthdate: July 30, 1997
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Nouméa, New Caledonia
Died: December 12, 2020
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)
 47 
Barbara Wall
(Australian Former Squash Player)
Barbara Wall
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Birthdate: May 25, 1948
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Perth, Australia
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Don Butcher
(British Squash Player)
Don Butcher
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Birthplace: England
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Joyce Cave
(English Squash Player)
Joyce Cave
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Birthdate: June 2, 1902
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: United Kingdom
Died: March 13, 1953
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Sue Newman
(Australian Former Squash Player)
Sue Newman
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Birthdate: April 24, 1950
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Australia
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