Musharraf Ali Farooqi

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Birthday
26, 1968
Birthplace
Pakistan
Birth Sign
Leo
Birthday
26, 1968 (age 51)
Birthplace
Pakistan

About

A Pakistani-Canadian writer, translator, and essayist, he was shortlisted for Asia’s most prestigious literary prize in 2012. His novels include Between Clay and Dust; The Story of a Widow; Rabbit Rap; and Salar Jang's Passion.

Before Fame

He studied at St. Bonaventure’s High School and later attended the NED University of Engineering and Technology in Karachi, Pakistan.

Trivia

He worked on the Urdu Project, an online resource for the study of Urdu language and literature.

Family Life

He married Michelle Farooqi and spent his adult years in both Pakistan and Canada.

Associated With

He and Fawad Khan are both natives of Pakistan.

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