#PICTORIAL: Remembering Khayyam (1927-2019) the legend of Bollywood

On his 89th birthday, Khayyam formed a trust called Khayyam Jagjeet Kaur through which he planned to donate his entire wealth of Rs 10 crore to support artistes and technicians in need in the film industry. (Photo: Express Archives)

Legendary Bollywood music composer, Khayyam, known for his work in Kabhi Kabhie and Umrao Jaan, has died at the age of 92.

In a career spanning more than five decades, Khayyam, who died at 92 on Monday due to a cardiac arrest, orchestrated a legacy that remains unparalleled.

Here are a few rare photos of the Padma Bhushan awardee.

ALSO READ: Khayyam: One of the precious links to Indian cinema’s golden age


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