Sheikh Kamal (born on August 5, 1949 ) was the son of Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, the founding leader of Bangladesh. Sheikh Kamal, had completed his matriculation from Shaheen School, Dhaka, and Higher Secondary Certificate Examination from Dhaka College. He practiced sitar at Chhayanaut, a school of music.
At the same time, he was involved in diverse cultural activities. At the same time, he was involved in diverse cultural activities and a keen sportsman. Kamal was an organizer of the Mukti Bahini guerrilla struggle in 1971. Kamal received wartime commission in Bangladesh Army during the Liberation War of Bangladesh. Days before his tragic demise on 15 August 1975 Kamal completed his master's degree in sociology from Dhaka University.
On 14 July 1975, he married an athlete, Sultana Khuki, who was the first female blue of Dhaka University. He was perceived to be the successor to Sheikh Mujib. Kamal, an avid sportsman, founded the Abahani in 1972, a popular sporting club of Bangladesh.