Jan Nisar Akhtar

Lyricist, Producer, Writer
Born: Feb 08, 1914
Death: Aug 19, 1976
 

Jan Nisar Akhtar was an Urdu poet, lyricist and Hindi film producer.

He was born in a family of scholars and poets in Gwalior, Madhya Pradesh. After graduating from Aligarh Muslim University, he took up a job as a lecturer of Urdu in Victoria College, Gwalior. He later moved with his family to Bhopal and also got married there. In 1949, he left a stable job as Head of Department at Hamidia College and moved to Mumbai to pursue a career in literature and films.

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Most Popular Songs

Aankhon Hi Aankhon Mein Ishara Ho Gaya Aankhon Hi Aankhon Mein Ishara Ho Gaya
Album: C.I.D.
Singer: Mohammed Rafi, Geeta Dutt
Music Director: O.P. Nayyar
Lyricist: Jan Nisar Akhtar
Genre: Filmi
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Meri Neendon Mein Tum Meri Neendon Mein Tum
Album: Naya Andaz
Singer: Shamshad Begum, Kishore Kumar
Music Director: O.P. Nayyar
Lyricist: Jan Nisar Akhtar
Genre: Filmi
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Main Tumhi Se Poochhti Hoon (Female) Main Tumhi Se Poochhti Hoon (Female)
Album: Black Cat
Singer: Lata Mangeshkar
Music Director: Datta Naik
Lyricist: Jan Nisar Akhtar
Genre: Filmi, Ghazal
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Aa Ja Re O Mere Dilbar Aaja - I Aa Ja Re O Mere Dilbar Aaja - I
Album: Noorie
Singer: Lata Mangeshkar, Nitin Mukesh
Music Director: Khayyam
Lyricist: Jan Nisar Akhtar
Genre: Filmi, Sugam, Pahadi
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Yeh Dil Aur Unki Nigaahon Ke Saaye Yeh Dil Aur Unki Nigaahon Ke Saaye
Album: Prem Parbat
Singer: Lata Mangeshkar
Music Director: Jaidev
Lyricist: Jan Nisar Akhtar
Genre: Sugam, Pahadi
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