Waheed Murad

Pakistani Actor
Born Oct 2, 1938

Waheed Murad was a legendary Pakistani film actor, producer and script writer. Waheed is considered to be one of the most famous and influential actors of subcontinent. Born in Sialkot, British India, he was the only child of well-off film distributor Mr. Nisar Murad. He got early education from Karachi Grammar School, Karachi, did graduation from S.M. Arts College Karachi, and then masters in English literature from University of Karachi.… Read More

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1938 Birth Born on October 2, 1938.


1959 20 Years Old He started his film career as cameo in 1959 in the film Saathi when he was 21 years old. … Read More
1961 22 Years Old Waheed Murad started his film career by joining his father's established 'Film Art' in 1961 as producer of the film Insaan badalta hai. … Read More
1962 23 Years Old As a result, he firstly appeared in a supporting role in 1962's Aulad. … Read More
1964 25 Years Old Waheed Murad had a sort of liking towards Salma, a daughter of Karachi-based industrialist and a Memon Ibrahim Maker, when both were in grade nine in Karachi Grammar School. Their marriage took place on Thursday, 17 September 1964. … Read More
1966 27 Years Old In 1966, he acted in Armaan under his production which was directed by Pervaiz Malik. … Read More
1967 28 Years Old In 1967, he appeared as leading actor in films like Devar bhabi, Doraha, Insaaniyat and Maan baap. … Read More


1969 30 Years Old In 1969, Waheed produced, wrote and directed his own movie Ishaara. … Read More
1970 31 Years Old From 1970 to 1979, his films were Naseeb apna apna and Anjuman in 1970; Neend hamare khuwab tumhare and Mastana mahi (Waheed's first Punjabi film) in 1971; Baharo phool barsao in 1972; Ishq mera naa (Punjabi film) and Shama in 1974; Jab jab phool khiley in 1975; Shabana in 1976; Saheli, Parakh and Khuda aur muhabbat in 1978; and Awaz and Bahan bhai in 1979. … Read More


1981 42 Years Old A combination of bad habits and stress caused ulceration in Waheed's stomach in 1981. … Read More
In 1983, Anwar Maqsood – a TV writer and anchor and a close friend, invited Waheed to his TV comedy show Silver Jubilee. … Read More
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