Samina Raja

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Birthday
11, 1961
Birthplace
Pakistan
Death Date
Oct 30, 2012 (51)
Birth Sign
Virgo
Birthday
11, 1961
Birthplace
Pakistan
Death Date
Oct 30, 2012 (51)

About

Pakistani Urdu-language poet, author, translator, and editor whose best-known works include Aur Wisal, Dil e Laila, and Parikhana.

Before Fame

She studied Urdu literature at Punjab University. She began writing poetry in the early 1970s.

Trivia

She worked as a broadcaster for a Pakistani television program called "Urdu Adab Mein Aurat Ka Kirdar" ("The Role of Women in Urdu Literature").

Family Life

She had three sons: Daniall, Ehed, and Jeehad. She died of cancer at the age of fifty-one.

Associated With

She and Ehsan Sehgal were both Urdu-language poets.