Satyajit Ray

Satyajit Ray
1921 - 1992

Satyajit Ray  Indian Director


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Satyajit Ray passed away on 23rd Apr 1992 aged 70.


Satyajit Ray is a 70 year old Indian Director born on 2nd May, 1921 in Calcutta, India. His zodiac sign is Taurus

Satyajit Ray is a member of the following lists: Bengali detective writers, National Film Award (India) winners and Detective writers.


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First Name Satyajit
Last Name Ray
Age 70 (age at death) years
Birthday 2nd May, 1921
Birthplace Calcutta, India
Died 23rd April, 1992
Height 6' 5" (196 cm)
Zodiac Sign Taurus
Nationality Indian
Occupation Text Film director, producer, screenwriter, writer, music director, lyricist, caricature artist
Occupation Director
Year(s) Active 1950–92, 1950–1992

Satyajit Ray ( listen ; 2 May 1921 – 23 April 1992) was an Indian filmmaker, widely regarded as one of the greatest filmmakers of the 20th century.Ray was born in the city of Calcutta into a Bengali family prominent in the world of arts and literature. Starting his career as a commercial artist, Ray was drawn into independent filmmaking after meeting French filmmaker Jean Renoir and viewing Vittorio De Sica's Italian neorealist film Bicycle Thieves (1948) during a visit to London.

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