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Pakistani actress

Sabiha Khanum is ...

Born 16 Oct 1935 in Gujrat
Died 13 Jun 2020 in Leesburg
Age84 years, 7 months
Sabiha Khanum
Sabiha Khanum
Actor Waheed Murad and actress Sabiha Khanum during a photo shoot in 1964

About Sabiha Khanum

Sabiha Khanum (Urdu: صبیحہ خانم‎), born Mukhtar Begum (16 October 1935 – 13 June 2020) was a Pakistani film actress. She was prominent in Pakistani cinema in the 1950s and 1960s and continued to play award-winning roles for films in the 1980s and 1990s. She also acted in some award-winning television dramas.Some of her notable films include Do Ansoo (1950), Sassi (1954), Gumnaam (1954), Dulla Bhatti (1956), Sarfarosh (1956), Mukhra (1958), and Devar Bhabhi (1967).Most of Sabiha's movies were with her husband, Santosh Kumar (Syed Musa Raza), playing the lead role opposite her. Sabiha and Santosh were highly regarded due to the on-screen chemistry they shared and built a substantial fan following in 1950-60s.


She lived with her daughter in Leesburg, Virginia until her death on 13 June 2020 at the age of 84.