Poets/Writers From Uttar pradesh
Waseem Haidar Hashmi
Known for drawing upon the sensitive social issues in his stories. Also write interesting stories for children
1909 - 1998
Prominent progressive poet, famous for his nazm ‘Bhooka Bangal’
Wajid Ali Shah Akhtar
1823 - 1887
The last Nawab of Awadh.Great promoter of Indian music, dance and theatre.
1935 - 1996
- Born : Aurangabad
- Domicile : Aligarh
- Died : Delhi
One of most outstanding modern poets and critics.