Google, paid tribute to legendary Pakistani actor, producer and script writer Waheed Murad on his 81st birth anniversary with a doodle.
Waheed Murad also is known as `Chocolate Hero’, was a Pakistani film actor, producer and scriptwriter. He graduated from the S.M.Arts College Karachi and then earned a master’s degree in English literature from the University of Karachi.
He started his film career in a cameo in 1959 in the film Saathi when he was 21 years old. One of his films, Armaan, which was produced by him, was a great success. He acted in 125 feature films and earned 32 film awards.
In November 2010 27 years after his death, he was awarded with Sitara-e-Imtiaz for distinguished contributions in the fields of literature and arts. He died on November 23 1983 in Karachi.