On this day in 2011, we lost a legendary artist Moin Akhtar but his legacy is a proof that he has gone but never forgotten.
Moin Akhtar was born on 24th December, 1950 in Karachi. He began his career in the entertainment industry at the tender age of 16 in 1966.
He has also been the director and producer who rose to fame in the era of Radio Pakistan.
The Tv show ‘Rosy’ has made him iconic in the country. ‘Rosy’ uplifted him in the industry and he became the king of comedy.
His other renowned acts include Half Plate, Sach Much, Eid Train Me, Makaan Number 47, Family Tarazu, Saat Rang, Bandar Road se Kemari, Band Gulab, Studio Dhaai, Yes Sir No Rir, Intezaar Farmaiye, Hello Hello, and many others.
Moreover, the Government of Pakistan had awarded Moin Akhtar with Pride of Performance and Sitar-e-Imtiaz.
He died on 22 April 2011 at about 4:30 pm in Karachi after suffering a heart attack.