Poets/Writers From India
Kundan Lal Saigal
Kundan Lal Saigal was a well-known playback singer and actor of Hindi films. He was also a skilled harmonium player.
- Born : Bahawalpur
- Domicile : Delhi
- Died : Delhi
Prominent modernist poet who also edited a literary Magazine 'Satoor'
Krishna Kumar Toor
- Born : Lahore
- Domicile : Dharamshala
One of the prominent modern poets, recipient of Sahitya Academy award.
- Born : Gujranwala
- Domicile : Mumbai
- Died : Mumbai
A contemporary of Manto, associated with the Progressive Writers Movement, known for his stories of romance and social realism.
Krishn Bihari Noor
Popular poet, a fine exponet of the language and culture of Lucknow.
- Born : Bulandshahar
- Domicile : Islamabad
Renowned woman poet from Pakistan known for her bold views on women and her strong stand against religious fundamentalism.
Kishore Kumar was an Indian film playback singer, actor, lyricist, composer, producer, director, screenplay writer and scriptwriter. He has sung in many Indian languages. The Kishore Kumar Award has been introduced in his memory.
Khwaja Mohammad Wazir
Prominent 19th Century poet at Lucknow.