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Nasir Hussain (II) (1926–2002)

Nasir Husain Khan was born in Bhopal, India. He was the fourth of five children born to Jaffar Husain Khan, a history teacher, and Aamna, a housewife. He grew up a mischievous child in an orthodox family that looked down on films and theatrical works. Nevertheless, Nasir found himself working on skits in the local area, much to the dismay of his ... See full bio »

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 1995 Akele Hum Akele Tum (dialogue - as Nasir Husain)
 1992 Jo Jeeta Wohi Sikandar (dialogue - as Nasir Husain)
 1988 Qayamat Se Qayamat Tak (dialogue - as Nasir Husain) / (screenplay - as Nasir Husain) / (story - as Nasir Husain)
 1985 Zabardast (dialogue - as Nasir Husain)
 1984 Manzil Manzil (dialogue - as Nasir Husain)
 1981 Zamaane Ko Dikhana Hai (dialogue - as Nasir Husain)
 1977 Hum Kisise Kum Naheen (dialogue)
 1973 Procession of Memories (dialogue - as Nasir Husain)
 1971 Caravan (written by - as Nasir Husain)
 1969 Pyar Ka Mausam (written by)
 1966 Teesri Manzil (dialogue - as Nasir Husain) / (screenplay - as Nasir Husain) / (story - as Nasir Husain)
 1963 Phir Wohi Dil Laya Hoon (written by - as Nasir Husain)
 1961 Jab Pyar Kisise Hota Hai (written by - as Nasir Husain)
 1959 Dil Deke Dekho (written by - as Nasir Husain)
 1957 Paying Guest (screenplay & dialogue)
 1957 Tumsa Nahin Dekha (dialogue - as Nasir Husain) / (screenplay - as Nasir Husain) / (story - as Nasir Husain)
 1956 Ek Shola (dialogue)
 1954 Biraj Bahu (dialogue - as Nazir Hussain)
 1953 Anarkali (story - as Nasir Husain)
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Alternate Names:

Nasir Husain | Nazir Hussain


Ayesha Khan  (her death)  (2 children)


Mansoor Khan

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Actress Asha Parekh, in her 2017 memoir "The Hit Girl", wrote that the married Nasir was the "one and true love of my life." Divorce wasn't an option, since it would have hurt both their families. Neither was breaking up, since their professional association brought forth several hit films, making both families wealthy. Asha remained unmarried. She wrote that his wife Ayesha Khan knew about the ... See more »

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