Pakistani actress Firdous Begum of Heer Ranjha fame dies at 73
Firdous Begum, the famous Pakistani veteran actress who shot to fame for her iconic role in 1970’s movie ‘Heer Ranjha’, passed away here on Wednesday. She was 73. Firdous was shifted to a hospital here on Tuesday due to a brain haemorrhage where she breathed her last here on Wednesday, according to her family.
A leading lady of Pakistani films from 1970s to 1980s, Firdous started her film career in 1963 with a movie ‘Fanoos’ in which she had a supporting role.
Firdous performed in over 150 Punjabi, Urdu and Pashto films.