Prem Dhawan

Prem Dhawan
Born 13 June 1923
AmbalaHaryana, India
Died 7 May 2001
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Occupation Lyricist, composer
Known for Bollywood music
Awards Padma Shri
National Film Award for Best Lyrics


Prem Dhawan (1923–2001) was an Indian lyricist, music composer, choreographer, and actor of Bollywood[1] known for his patriotic songs, especially for the lyrics and compositions for the 1965 Manoj Kumar starrer, Shaheed.[2] He was a winner of the National Film Award for Best Lyrics in 1971[3] and was honoured by the Government of India in 1970 with Padma Shri, the fourth highest Indian civilian award.[4]

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