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Poets/Writers From Lahore

Total: 460

Prominent playwright, known for his masterpiece 'Anakali'; also wrote humorous pieces, and stories for children, apart from creating the memorable character of 'Chacha Chakkhan'.

Syed Anjum Jafri

1936 - 2014

Syed Alim Wasti

1930 - 1992

One of the most prominent critics from Pakistan

Sufi Tabassum

1899 - 1978

Siddiqa Begam

1925 - 2019

Prominent fiction-writer and editor of the famous literary journal 'Adab-e-Latif'

Shorish kashmiri

1917 - 1975

Prominent Journalist, scholar and poet and Chief editor of a well known weekly 'Chattan' published from Lahore

Shohrat Bukhari

1925 - 2001

Shaukat Thanvi

1904 - 1963

Prominent humour writer, novelist, journalist, columnist who enjoyed wide popularity in the subcontinent. Honoured with Tamgha-e-Imtiaz.

Shamshad Begum

1933 - 1976

Shamshad Begum was one of the first singers of the Hindi film industry. From the 6000 songs that she had sung in a variety of Indian languages, 1287 were for Hindi films.

Shaikh Ataulla

1896 - 1968

Newspaper editor, journalist, politician and lawyer

Shahzad Ahmad

1932 - 2012

One of the leading poets of new Urdu ghazal.

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