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Husna was a Pakistani film actress in the late 1950s, 1960s, and 1970s. She was first introduced as a child star in film Jan-e-Bahar (1958) and played the daughter of Sudhir and Musarrat Nazir, she appeared in such films as Changez Khan (1958).

She never became a top heroine and mainly played the side-heroine or vamp roles in Urdu and Punjabi films during her long career. Then came her big breakthrough in the block buster film Ajab Khan (1961), starring again opposite Sudhir, she appeared in Rani Khan (1960) and Dosti (1971), among other musical films. She retired after making over 150 films.[1]

Major films[edit]

  • Jaan-e-Bahar (1958)
  • Changez Khan (1958)
  • Nagin (1959)[1]
  • Rani Khan (1960)
  • Farishta (1961)
  • Ajab Khan (1961)[2]
  • Shaheed (1962)[1]
  • Naila (1965)
  • Dosti (1971)
  • Sajan Milde Kadi Kadi (1972)[2]
  • Surraiyya Bhopali (1976)[2]


  • Husna received the Best Supporting Actress Nigar Award in 1972 for film Sabaq.

See also[edit]


  1. ^ a b c Profile of actress Husna on website Published 27 September 2009, Retrieved 14 March 2018
  2. ^ a b c Filmography of actress Husna on Complete Index To World Film (CITWF) website Retrieved 14 March 2018

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