Malika Pukhraj



Age: 91


Summary: Pakistani classical folk singer considered among the greatest singers of British India in the 1940's who was known for her plaintive singing of Urdu poems, set to tunes influenced by Indian classical music and the folk melodies of the Himalayas, and who found early fame as a court singer for the territory's one-time king Hari Singh.



Cause of Death: Natural causes


Born: 1912


Died: February 4, 2004


Location: Lahore, Pakistan