|Name:||Fatima Surayya Bajia|
|Birth Day:||September 1, 1930|
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She was homeschooled and had her first gig with PTV.
Bajia first became involved with PTV in the 1960s when her flight to Karachi was delayed and she came to PTV Islamabad station for a visit. Director Agha Nasir hired her and Bajia made her debut as an actress in 1966 in one of his plays. She began writing afterwards. Nasir is quoted to have said,
Bajia won numerous awards, including the Pride of Performance Award in 1996 for her services to the performing arts in Pakistan. It is one of the highest civil awards conferred by the Pakistan Government. She was also awarded Japan's highest civil award in recognition of her works. She remained Advisor to the Chief Minister of Sindh province in Pakistan. Most recently she appeared in The Big Show on CNBC alongside another legendary writer Haseena Moin. In 2013, she was awarded Hilal-i-Imtiaz by President of Pakistan.
On 22 May 2012 Bajia's biography, titled Apki Bajia (Your Bajia) was released. The book had been written by Syeda Iffat Hasan Rizvi after six years of research.
Bajia died on 10 February 2016 in Karachi, at the age of 85 from throat cancer.
On 1 September 2018, to commemorate what would have been her 88th birthday, Google released a Google Doodle celebrating her.
Fatima was raised in a family of ten children from India, but they moved to Pakistan shortly after its independence.
Currently, Fatima Surayya Bajia is 92 years, 5 months and 6 days old. Fatima Surayya Bajia will celebrate 93rd birthday on a Friday 1st of September 2023. Below we countdown to Fatima Surayya Bajia upcoming birthday.
89th Birthday Of Fatima Surayya Bajia Today | Breaking News Pakistan
KARACHI: 89th birthday of renowned Pakistani playwright, Urdu novelist and drama writer Fatima Surayya Bajia is being observed today (Sunday). Fatima