Saeed Jaffrey
Date of Birth
Jan 08, 1929
Birth Place:
Maler Kotla, India

Biography

Born January 8, 1929 in Malerkotla, Punjab, India, to Shia Muslim parents of "rather good aristocratic Mogul stock," Saeed was the oldest of four children. After a variegated education in Muslim, Hindu and Church of England schools, where he amused his classmates with impressions of movie stars, Jaffrey graduated with honors in English Literature and earned a Masters in history from Allahabad...