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SATYAJIT RAY - Top 25 Directors

Date of birth 2 May 1921
Location Calcutta, West Bengal, British India. [now India]

Date of death 23 April 1992
Details Calcutta, West Bengal, India.

Satyajit Ray was born in Calcutta on 2nd May 1921. His father, Sukumar Ray was an eminent poet and writer in the history of Bengali literature. In 1940, after receiving his degree in science and economics from Calcutta University he attended Tagore's Viswa-Bharati University. His first movie Pather Panchali (1955) won several International Awards and set Ray as a world-class director. He died on April 23, 1992.

Ray got academy award for his lifetime achivement in 1991.


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