Poets/Writers From Delhi

Total: 801

Zubair Rizvi

1935 - 2016

One of the most prominent modern poets. Well-known broadcaster associated with All India Radio. Famous for his literary magazine Zahn-e-Jadeed.

Zohra Sahgal

1935 - 2007

Zohra Sehgal was a versatile Indian actress and choreographer and a Padma Bhushan and Padma Shri awards winner.

Zia Fatehabadi

1913 - 1986

Zamin Ali Khan

1944 - 1988

Young story writer; also known for his critical writings on fiction.

A noteworthy poet of classical temper, nephew of Ghalib's wife, whom Ghalib had adopted as a son after the premature demise of all his seven children. Ghalib was one of the admirers of his poetry

Zaheer Dehlvi

1825 - 1911

Zafar Payami

1932 - 1989

Zafar Adib

1913 - 1984

Yasir Khan is among the prominent new voices in urdu poetry.

Wasif Dehlvi

1910 - 1987

Waheed Akhtar

1935 - 1996

One of most outstanding modern poets and critics.

Unwan Chishti

1937 - 2004

Father of famous Urdu scholar and poet Jagannath Azad.

Tek Chand Bahar

1687 - 1766

Tasleem Fazli

1947 - 1982

Taskeen Dehlavi

1803 - 1852