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Kaifi Azmi (1914–2002)

Kaifi Azmi was born in 1914 in India as Akhtar Husain Rizvi. He is known for his work on Scorching Winds (1974), Kaagaz Ke Phool (1959) and Heer Raanjha (1970). He was married to Shaukat Azmi. He died on May 10, 2002 in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India. See full bio »


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Known For

Scorching Winds
Scorching Winds Music Department
Kaagaz Ke Phool
Kaagaz Ke Phool Music Department
Heer Raanjha
Heer Raanjha Music Department
Arth Music Department


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 1998 Tamanna (lyricist)
 1986 Nasihat (lyrics)
 1982 Arth (lyricist)
 1979 Shaitan Mujrim (lyricist: song)
 1974 Faslah (lyricist)
 1974 Scorching Winds (lyricist)
 1972 Bawarchi (lyricist)
 1970 Heer Raanjha (lyricist)
 1969 Satyakam (lyricist: songs)
 1968 Anokhi Raat (lyricist)
 1965 Alor Pipasa (lyricist)
 1964 Haqeeqat (lyricist)
 1962 Gyara Hazar Ladkian (lyrics)
 1962 Naqli Nawab (lyricist)
 1961 Razia Sultana (lyricist - as Kaifi Aazmi)
 1961 Shama (lyricist)
 1959 Kaagaz Ke Phool (lyricist)
 1958 Sone Ki Chidiya (lyricist)
 1955 Hatimtai Ki Beti (lyricist)
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Father of Shabana Azmi and Baba Azmi.

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