Ravi Shankar

Ravi Shankar
1920 - 2012

Ravi Shankar  Indian Composer


Ravi Shankar passed away on 11th Dec 2012 aged 92. His last relationship was when Ravi Shankar and Leigh Taylor-Young were in a relationship.


Ravi Shankar was in a relationship with Leigh Taylor-Young.


Ravi Shankar is a 92 year old Indian Composer. Born Robindro Shaunkor Chowdhury on 7th April, 1920 in Varanasi, India, he is famous for Musician in a career that spans 1939–2012. His zodiac sign is Aries.

Ravi Shankar is a member of the following lists: Deutsche Grammophon artists, Recipients of the Kalidas Samman and People on Indian postage stamps.


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First Name Ravi
Last Name Shankar
Full Name at Birth Robindro Shaunkor Chowdhury
Age 92 (age at death) years
Birthday 7th April, 1920
Birthplace Varanasi, India
Died 11th December, 2012
Place of Death La Jolla, CA
Cause of Death Heart failure
Zodiac Sign Aries
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity Asian/Indian
Nationality Indian
Occupation Text Musician
Occupation Composer
Claim to Fame Musician
Music Genre (Text) Hindustani classical music, Hindustani classical
Music Genre International
Year(s) Active 1939–2012, 1939–2013
Music Style Raga, Indian Classical, Indian Subcontinent Traditions, World Fusion, Jazz, Classical
Music Mood Soothing, Elegant, Hypnotic, Spiritual, Reflective, Ethereal, Brooding, Trippy, Calm/Peaceful, Passionate, Plaintive
Instrument Sitar
Instrument (text) Sitar, Vocals, Vocals, vocals
Record Label East Meets West Music
Associated Acts Uday Shankar, Allauddin Khan, Ali Akbar Khan, Lakshmi Shankar, Yehudi Menuhin, Chatur Lal, Alla Rakha, George Harrison, Anoushka Shankar, Norah Jones, John Coltrane
Official Websites http://ravishankar.org/, http://ravishankar.org
Family Member Norah Jones (daughter) (singer/songwriter/musician), Anoushka Shankar (daughter) (musician)
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Ravi Shankar92 AriesComposer
Leigh Taylor-Young71 AquariusActress


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