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Born:25 Dec 1919
Died:05 May 2006

Naushad filmography (Most recent movies)

Taj Mahal - An Eternal Love Story (2005)Music Director

Guddu (1995)Music DirectorBuy

Teri Payal Mere Geet (1993)Music Director, Story

Awaaz De Kahan Hai (1990)Music Director

Love & God (1986)Music Director, Playback SingerBuy

Dharam Kanta (1982)Music DirectorBuy

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Naushad biography

Naushad Ali was born on December 25, 1919 in United Provinces of Agra and Oudh United India. Naushad was raised in Lucknow, a city with a long tradition as a center of refined North Indian culture. He studied classic Hindustani music there, under such teachers as Ustad Ghurbat Ali, Ustad Yusuf Ali, and Ustad Babban Saheb.

Naushad spent several nights on the footpath after moving to Mumbai in the late 1930s to try his luck as a musician. The composer, who hailed from Lucknow, had cried when his film Baiju Bawra was premiered at Mumbai’s Broadway theatre. When the late producer Vijay Bhat asked him why he was crying, Naushad told him he was sleeping on the footpath opposite the theatre when he had dreamt of seeing his music brought to life here.

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He composed the tunes of Taj Mahal: An Eternal Love Story (2005) at the age of 86, thus becoming the world's oldest composer.By khajakhan

His family remained against music and Naushad had to hide the fact that he composes music from his family. When Naushad got married, the band was playing the tunes of the super hit songs of Naushad's film Rattan while Naushad's father and father-in-law were condemning the musician who had composed these songs, Naushad dared not tell them that it was he who had composed the music.By Divya Solgama

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