Farrukh Jaffar (1933–2021)

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Farrukh Jaffar was born in 1933 in Jaunpur. She was an actress and composer, known for Swades (2004), Gulabo Sitabo (2020) and Sultan (2016). She was married to Syed Muhammad Jaffar. She died on October 15, 2021 in Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India. See full bio »


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Known For

Swades Fatima Bi
Gulabo Sitabo Fatima Begum
Sultan Sultan's grandmother
Peepli Live Mrs. Manikpuri / Amma


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 2021 Ammaa Ki Boli
 2021 Mehrunisa
 2020 Gulabo Sitabo
Fatima Begum
 2019/I Photograph
 2017 Secret Superstar
Badi Apa
 2017 What Will People Say
 2016 Sultan
Sultan's grandmother
 2015 Aligarh
Deepu's Landlord
 2015 Parched
Janki's Grandma
 2015 Jaanisaar
Noor's grandmother
 2015 Barefoot to Goa
 2013 Sniffer
Old woman
 2010 Peepli Live
Mrs. Manikpuri / Amma
 2004 Swades
Fatima Bi
 1981 Umrao Jaan
Played Umrao Jaan's biological mother
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