Bhisham Sahni Birthday, Age, Family & Biography

Bhisham Sahni

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BIRTHDAY 8 August, 1915
BIRTH PLACE Rawalpindi , Punjab
COUNTRY Pakistan
AGE 87 Years Old
Last Updated on : January 17, 2017

Birthday Countdown & Age

Bhisham Sahni was 87 years, 11 months & 3 days old age.

About   Edit

A veteran Hindi Writer, Bhisham Sahni was born on 08-08-1915 in Rawalpindi, Punajb, Pakistan. He was an Indian Writer, Author, Playwright, Film Actor & Activist known for his work in Indian Industry.


Bhisham Sahni , has been regarded as one of the most creatively rich writers of his times, He has contributed immensely to the Indian cinema and Literature. His novel, Tamas (Darkness, Ignorance 1974), is based on the 1947 riots and is considered to be one of most legendary works being produced by him. His writing style is very influential and creatively, which is liked by all the writers and scholars of even today. The novel 'Tamas' got translated into every language possible and hence also got the Sahitya Akademi Award in 1975.
He has also written many other popular and prominent Hindi novels of his times. Bhisham Sahni has been a part of many famous plays like Hanush (1977), Kabira khara bazar mein (1981), Madhavi (1982) and Muavze (1993).
His writings are said to be deep and pure, which is why he is regarded as few of the noted writers of his times. His contribution to the Indian literature is unexplainatory and his presence can always be seen alive in the works done by him in the Indian Literature.


Death Info

Bhisham Sahni died on 11 July, 2003 in New Delhi, India

11 July, 2003 N/A Delhi India

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