Agha Hashar Kashmiri
Indian dramatist and poet; known as the Shakespeare of Urdu. 'Asir-e-Hirs', 'Khubsarat Bala' and 'Safed Khoon' were some of his famous plays.
He was also the doyen of Parsi theatre and one of his plays, 'Yahudi Ki Beti', is still enacted and drawing popularity.
Compiled by:M. Nauman Khan / Ghulam Mohiuddin / M. Budrudduja