Agha is also called as Aghajan Baig, was born on 21st March 1914 in Pune, Bombay presidency, British India. Agha is an Indian actor by profession. He preferably works in the Hindi film industry. Agha has been popularly recognized by his comic roles. Agha appeared in not less than 300 plus films in Bollywood. Agha is married, and the couple together had four children, a son, and three daughters. Agha had a son named
Jalal Agha and his three daughters named Shahnaaz Anand, Shahoor Agha and Shahi Agha.
Horse riding and being a jockey was what agha loved. He was very fond of horses. Agha used to visit and watch different kinds of horses like he used to research on every species he found different. Agha was always a curious person.
He had curiosity in knowing all the logic of fewer facts. Agha’s first debut was in the film Stree Dharma, which was produced by Kanwal movie town. Jalal started his filming career in the year 1935. In his starting year, he got one more movie to make his debut in namely Karwan-E-Husn. In the year 1936, he got to debut Berozgar.
He debuted in the films like Daulat, Rangila Mazdoor and Kaha Hai Manzil Teri in the years 1937, 1938 and 1939 respectively. In the year 1940, he got two films at a time named Anuradha and Captain Kishori. Agha was seen in Circus ki Sundari, Nai Roshni, Safed Sawar and Roti altogether in the year 1941. Then Muqabala, Paraya and Mera Gaon was also debuted by agha, in the year 1942. In the next year, Agha has been featured in Amanat and Mohobbat ki Jeet. Likewise, agha was seen in many more films like Elaan(1947), Jugnu(1947), Shikayat(1948)Balam(1949), Badal(1951), Do Raha(1952), Ambar(1952), Patita(1953), etc.
He ended debuting in his 19s with the movies Kranti, Love and God, Bat Banjaye, etc. In the years 1981 and 1986 respectively. He was a man with skills living in his nerves, which is perfectifying as well as growing day by day. He even worked with some known directors like
Basu Chatterjee, K.Asif,
Manoj Kumar, Hiren Nag,
Satyen Bose, Mehboob khan, Balwant Bhatt, and many others. At the ending of the 19s, agha was caught by a severe heart attack on 30th april in the year 1992.
He was then residing in Pune, Maharashtra, India. Agha died when he was 78 years only. This pain of losing a family member was dreadful enough to bear. Soon after three years when the people were not ready to recover themselves from the painful loss caused, another dead news came. This time it was Agha’s son, Jalal. Jalal left this world on 5th March in the year 1995.
Jalal also suffered just like her father and left us with a heart attack. But his memories will always lie in everyone's heart. Agha was even nominated for the prestigious award in the Filmfare Best Supporting Actor Award for the film Ghunghat in the year 1960.
He has been sprinkling magic all through the years he was active and will be in everyone’s memories forever. Agha will be in the entire film industry and will be in the heart of Bollywood forever.