Mumtaz Mirza

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Mumtaz Mirza
Sindhi: ممتاز مرزا
Born(1928-07-20)20 July 1928
Delhi, India
Died29 January 1997(1997-01-29) (aged 68)
Delhi, India
Notable worksYadon ke Saye
Notable awardsPadma Shri 3 April 1976
SpouseAkhlaq Mirza
RelativesMukhtar Abdullah

Begum Mumtaz Jehan Mirza (Urdu: ممتاز مرزا) was a noted Urdu poet. Her work was heavily influenced by Persian literature. She won the Padma Shri in the Literature and Education field in the year 1976.[1] Her most notable work is "Yadon ke Saye." She worked at the Iran Cultural House, Delhi.


  1. ^ "Padma Awards | Interactive Dashboard". Retrieved 9 June 2020.