Javed Burki

Javed Burki (Urdu: جاوید برکی) (born 8 May 1938, Meerut, British India) is a former Pakistani cricketer who played in 25 Tests from 1960 to 1969 to eventually become an ICC match referee. Burki received his early education from St Mary's Cambridge School and Aitchison College, Lahore. He also played cricket while studying at Oxford University (1958–1960). Javed Burki is the son of General Wajid Ali Khan Burki (1900–1988). General Burki's sister-in-law, Shaukat Khanum (Burki), was the mother of Imran Khan, the founder and leader of the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) political party. Another of Burki's cousins, Majid Khan also served as Pakistan's cricket captain. Burki's brothers include Dr. Nausherwan Khan Burki, a founding member of the Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital & Research Centre and Jamshed Burki, a career civil servant (Interior Secretary). After retiring from cricket, Burki joined the Pakistan Civil Service as part of the District Management Malakand Division – NWFP eventually working his way up to become Secretary to Government of Pakistan's Ministry of Commerce and Secretary Ministry of Water and Power (WAPDA]).

Personal details

Date of birth
May 8th, 1938


1. Aitchison College Educational Institution Campus

Aitchison College, Lahore, is one of the most prestigious educational institutions of its kind in South Asia. Established in 1886, it has retained its character over the years, maintaining the public school tradition of providing an education that uses academics, sports and co-curricular activities as tools for character development. The school follows a curriculum designed to culminate in International GCE O, AS and A Level qualifications and is geared towards preparing the students for university education.

Type Boarding school
November 3rd, 1886
Shahrah-e-Quaid-e-Azam, 54000 - Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan
Official web page www.aitchison.edu.pk
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People attended Aitchison College connected by profession and/or age

b. 1935., Politician
b. 1937., Politician
b. 1952., Cricket Bowler
b. 1927., Politician
b. 1956., Politician
b. 1970., Architect
b. 1954., Politician
b. 1945., Politician

2. University of Oxford Colleges/University

The University of Oxford (informally Oxford University or Oxford) is a university located in Oxford, United Kingdom. It is the second-oldest surviving university in the world and the oldest in the English-speaking world. Although its exact date of foundation is unclear, there is evidence of teaching as far back as 1096. The University grew rapidly from 1167 when Henry II banned English students from attending the University of Paris. In post-nominals the University of Oxford was historically abbreviated as Oxon., from the Latin Universitas Oxoniensis, although Oxf is now used in official university publications.

Type University
2012. 855 mil. £
2011. 850 mil. £
Institution colors
Wellington Square, OX1 2JD - Oxford, Oxfordshire
2012. 11,832
2012. 9,857
Acceptance rate
2012. 20.5 %
2011. 18.37 %
2010. 18.4 %
2009. 20.9 %
Official web page www.ox.ac.uk
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Notable alumni by career
Notable alumni by gender
Notable alumni by party membership

People attended University of Oxford connected by profession and/or age

b. 1940., Politician
b. 1940., Novelist
b. 1942., Physicist
b. 1941., Diplomat
b. 1942., Organization leader
b. 1940., Professor
b. 1933., Politician
b. 1943., Mathematician


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