The 79th Birthday of Chocolate Hero, Waheed Murad | Goonj

The 79th Birthday of Chocolate Hero, Waheed Murad

Waheed Murad's 79th Birthday

October 2, 2018 marks the 79th birthday of the actor, Waheed Murad, AKA the chocolate boy of his era. Waheed Murad was a legendary Pakistani actor, who was able to reach new heights with his captivating personality and looks. He was also a screenwriter and producer but was mostly admired for his acting skills. 

The Pakistani film industry remains indebted to him for completely transforming the industry through his style and charisma. The actor acted in a total of 123 movies in his brief yet thriving career. Waheed Murad was popular for his roles in romantic and melancholic songs. Some of his most famous movies are, Anjuman, Armaan, Kaneez, Awaz etc.

He had a huge fan following at the peak of his career. Unfortunately, the actor could not rejoice his blooming career for long, as he passed away in 1983, at a young age of 45.Even though he is no longer amongst us, he is still alive in  the memories of his fans. Murad received a life time achievement award and Sitara-e-Imtiaz for his superb acting skills.