sabiha khanum passed away

Celebrities Mourn The Death Of Legendary Actress Sabiha Khanum

Legendary actress Sabiha Khanum passed away in the US on Saturday. She was reported to be suffering from renal disease.

Widely known as “The first lady of Pakistani Cinema” Sabiha ruled the silver screen in 50s, and 60’s. She kept appearing onscreen until ealry 90’s and has various Nigar Awards to her name. In most of her movies, she appeared against her husband, the late Santosh Kumar. Some of her notable films include Gumnaam (1954), Dulla Bhatti (1956), Sarfarosh (1956), Mukhra (1958), and Devar Bhabhi (1967) and “Ek Gunah aur Sahi” (1975) in particular. In addition, the actress appeared on a small screen as well and was awarded “Pride of Performance” the highest Pakistani honor in entertainment in 1986.

Her fans and those from the industry remembered her as follows on her demise:

Mahira Khan

Humayun Saeed

Ali Zafar

Ali Rehman Khan

Junaid Khan

Sara Loren

Haroon Shahid

Pakistani Cinema sends condolences to the family and fans of Sabiha Khanum. The legacy Sabiha has left for the Pakistani film industry is a role model for generations to come.

Written by Ghulam Qadir

Ghulam Qadir an Engineer by profession , is a content writer at Pakistani Cinema who aspires to see local cinema ascent to its full potential .
Escaping to the realm of words , films , music and travel is what he does to fight the routine. (Email : [email protected])


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