Ch. Hoshiar Singh Phogat
Phogat, his birthplace, is a small village on Chandigrah - Narnaul road, about 20 km from Bhiwani. This Jat dominated village has produced more than 80 soldiers for the Indian Army. His father was a respectable farmer and his mother Smt. Manbheri, a kind-hearted housewife.
Ch. Hoshiar Singh got married to Smt Hardeyi when he was still studying in the 7th class. This illustrious couple has Eleven sons.