|Born||in Bombay, Bombay Presidency, British India [now Mumbai, Maharashtra, India]|
|Died||in London, England, UK (following surgery for abdominal ulcers)|
|Birth Name||Ismail Noormohamed Abdul Rehman|
Mini Bio (1)
Ismail Merchant was born on December 25, 1936 in Bombay, Bombay Presidency, British India as Ismail Noormohamed Abdul Rehman. He was a producer and director, known for A Room with a View (1985), The Remains of the Day (1993) and Howards End (1992). He died on May 25, 2005 in London, England.