Urdu poets
--Abikan 16:28, 12 March 2015 (UTC)This is a list of Urdu language poets, arranged by date of birth. The italic text after the poet's name is their takhallus, or nom de plume.
Mirza Adeeb
Mirza Adeeb, PP, BA (Hon), (Urdu: مرزا ادیب‎—Mirzā Adīb; 4 April 1914 — 31 July 1999), also known as Meerza Adeeb, (میرزا ادیب—Mīrzā Adīb), was a Pakistani Urdu writer of drama and short sto...
Mirza Adeeb - Wikipedia
Sadgati
Sadgati (The Deliverance) is a 1981 Hindi film, primarily made for TV, by Satyajit Ray, based on a short story of same name by Munshi Premchand.
The film is a vicious indictment of the Indian cas...
Jameel Jalibi
Muhammad Jameel Khan (Urdu: محمد جمیل خان) is a noted linguist, critic, writer, and scholar of Urdu literature and linguistics from Pakistan. He was Vice-Chancellor at the University of Karachi.
J...
Zulfiqar Ali Bukhari
Zulfiqar Ali Bukhari often abbreviated as Z. A. Bukhari (Urdu:ذوالفقار علی بخاری) was a distinguished and legendary Radio broadcaster of British India and later Pakistan. He was also a writer, poet an...
Zulfiqar Ali Bukhari - Wikipedia
Wazir Agha
Wazir Agha (Urdu: وزیر آغا ‎) was a Pakistani Urdu language writer, poet, critic and essayist. He has written many poetry and prose books. He was also editor and publisher of the literary m...
Asif Noorani
Asif Noorani (Urdu: آصف نورانی‎; born 1942) is a Pakistani newspaper and television writer.
Asif Noorani was born in Mumbai, India in 1942. He belongs to a secular Urdu speaking family. ...
Masud Husain Khan
Masud Husain Khan (28 January 1919 – 16 October 2010) was an eminent linguist, the first Professor Emeritus in Social Sciences at Aligarh Muslim University and the fifth Vice-Chancellor of Jamia Milli...
Inayatullah Khan Mashriqi
Inayatullah Khan Mashriqi, also known as Allama Mashriqi, (25 August 1888 – 27 August 1963) was a Pakistani mathematician, logician, political theorist, Islamic scholar and the founder of the Khaksar ...
Farman Fatehpuri
Farman Fatehpuri (Urdu: فرمان فتح پوری‎) (born Syed Dildar Ali (Urdu: سید دلدار علی‎), 26 January 1926 – 3 August 2013) was the eminent Urdu linguist, researcher, writer, critic an...
Farman Fatehpuri - Wikipedia
Daud Rahbar
Daud Rahbar (1926 – 5 October 2013) was a scholar of Comparative religions, Arabic, Persian, Urdu literature and Indian classical music. Rahbar is regarded as accomplished essayist, poet, composer, sh...
Maikash Akbarabadi
Maikash Akbarabadi (1902–1991) was a writer in the Urdu language. Syed Mohammed Ali Shah Maikash Akbarabadi was born in 1902 in the Mewa Katra family, which traces its links in India to Moghul times....
Maikash Akbarabadi - Wikipedia
Roop Chand Joshi
Pandit Roop Chand Joshi (18 January 1898 – 24 December 1982) was an Indian author who is noted for having written currently available versions of Lal Kitab, a collection of books on Vedic science of a...
Agha Hashar Kashmiri
Agha Hashar Kashmiri (3 April 1879 – 28 April 1935) was an eminent Urdu poet, playwright and dramatist who was called the "Shakespeare of Urdu"; a number of his plays were actually Indian Shakespearea...
List of Urdu-language writers
This is a list of notable Urdu language writers.
Begum Akhtar Riazuddin
Begum Akhtar Riazuddin SI, MA (English) also spelt Riaz-ud-din (born 15 October 1928) is a Pakistani feminist activist who is also the first modern Urdu-travelogue writeress. She has received many awa...
Begum Akhtar Riazuddin - Wikipedia
Ali Sardar Jafri
Ali Sardar Jafri (29 November 1913 – 1 August 2000) was a prolific and versatile Urdu writer from India. He was also a poet, critic and film lyricist.
Ali Sardar Jafri was born into an aristocrat...
Ali Sardar Jafri - Wikipedia
Agha Sadiq
Syed Agha Sadiq Hussien Naqvi (1909-1977) was a prolific writer and poet, based in Quetta, Pakistan, from 1943 till his death in July 1977.He was born in Jalandhar, Punjab, in 1909 as the Son of Syed ...