Born January 17, 1945
He was born in Gwalior. His father Jan Nisar Akhtar was a legendary poet. Songwriter, his mother Safia Akhtar was a teacher, singer, writer. His grandfather, his elder brother were poets, his great great grandfather was a scholar and played an important role in India’s first war of independence in 1857- Fazl-e-Haq-Khairabadi.
Most of Javed Akhtar’s schooling was in Lucknow, he finished his college in Bhopal and then in 1970 started his journey in Mumbai movie world as a dialogue writer, script writer paired with Salim Khan, their pair is legendary- called Salim-Javed, they have written super hit movies by dozens.
That is only one side of this super talented man, his lyrics are truly beautiful and some of them are my favorite lyrics in hindi movies. They are deep very often. Check out the lyrics of his movie “Sath Sath” one of my forever favorite. I love the hero and heroine of this movie and the songs wow!!! Can’t be better!
NOTE: There is not much to say about it, I think in this series I will just open their pages in internet, pick up the things that I have loved about them and share them with you. At the end mention the site which gave me the information.
In this case it is of course good old Wikipedia. You can check out desiblitz.com in case it has something extra to offer.
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Few talks about some favorite stars, irrespective of their field of music, art.
They are collected from various sites or are just my view of them. You will know
the difference when you read the post, most are from wikipedia.
These are from the fun section of the Ezines.
I dont know, being me I may have missed mentioning it, do remember one thing,
as you read these works, some of these are my personal views and whatever data,
you see in these are collected from various sites of internet, mostly
wikipedia, famouspeople.net and quite often from the sites of the artists
You know I dont know everything right? I am just a student who is sharing her
notes with you!