Tahir Hussain

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This article is about the film maker. For the physicist, see Tahir Hussain (physicist).
Tahir Hussain
Born c.1938
Akhtiyarpur Village, Shahabad, Hardoi, Uttar Pradesh
Died 2 February 2010 (aged 72)
Bandra, Mumbai, India
Occupation Producer, director, screenwriter, actor
Years active 1961–1994
Spouse(s) Zeenat Hussain
Shahnaz Hussain
Children Aamir Khan
Faisal Khan
Farhat Khan
Nikhat Khan

Tahir Hussain (1938 – 2 February 2010) was an Indian film producer and director known for his works in Hindi cinema.[1][2][3]

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Tahir Hussain is the younger brother of producer, director, and writer Nasir Hussain and the father of Bollywood actor Aamir Khan. Hussain directed his son, Aamir, for the first (and only) time in his directorial debut Tum Mere Ho in 1990.[4][5][6]

He is related to Maulana Abul Kalam Azad. On 2 February 2010 he died in Mumbai following a severe heart attack.[2]








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