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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 Garm Hava (1974), Shama (1961) and Kaagaz Ke Phool (1959). 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

Garm Hava Music Department
Shama Music Department
Kaagaz Ke Phool Music Department
Kohraa Music Department


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 1998 Tamanna (lyricist)
 1993 Phir Teri Kahani Yaad Aayee (lyricist)
 1989 Main Azaad Hoon (lyricist)
 1986 Nasihat (lyrics)
 1984 Bhavna (lyricist)
 1983 Razia Sultan (lyricist)
 1982 Lakshmi (lyricist)
 1982 Arth (lyricist)
 1982 Deedar-E-Yaar (lyricist)
 1982 Suraag (lyricist)
 1979 Shaitan Mujrim (lyricist: song)
 1974 Faslah (lyricist)
 1974 Garm Hava (lyricist)
 1973 Hanste Zakhm (lyricist)
 1973 Hindustan Ki Kasam (lyricist)
 1972 Rivaaj (lyricist)
 1972 Bawarchi (lyricist)
 1972 Pakeezah (lyricist)
 1971 Parwana (lyricist)
 1970 Heer Raanjha (lyricist)
 1969 Satyakam (lyricist: songs)
 1969 Saat Hindustani (lyricist)
 1968 Anokhi Raat (lyricist)
 1967 Naunihal (lyricist)
 1966 Aakhri Khat (lyricist)
 1966 Baharen Phir Bhi Aayengi (lyricist)
 1966 Anupama (lyricist)
 1965 Alor Pipasa (lyricist)
 1964 Haqeeqat (lyricist)
 1964 Kohraa (lyricist)
 1964 Main Suhagan Hoon (lyricist)
 1962 Gyara Hazar Ladkian (writer)
 1962 Naqli Nawab (lyricist)
 1961 Razia Sultana (lyricist - as Kaifi Aazmi)
 1961 Shama (lyricist)
 1961 Shola Aur Shabnam (lyricist)
 1960 Apna Haath Jagannath (lyricist)
 1959 Kaagaz Ke Phool (lyricist)
 1958 Lala Rukh (lyricist - uncredited)
 1958 Sone Ki Chidiya (lyricist)
 1955 Hatimtai Ki Beti (lyricist)
 1953 Bahu Beti (lyricist)
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Father of Shabana Azmi and Baba Azmi.

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