The poet Shakeel Badayuni died at the age of 53. Here is all you want to know, and more!
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Urdu-language poet and lyricist who won three Filmfare Best Lyricist Awards during the early 1960s. His acclaimed songs include “Chaudvin ka chand ho” and “Kahin deep jale kahin dil.”
His father, Mohammed Jamaal Ahmed Sokhta Qadiri, paid for his childhood lessons in Urdu, Persian, Arabic, and Hindi.