K. S. Narasimhaswamy Birthday, Age, Family & Biography

K. S. Narasimhaswamy

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BIRTHDAY 26 January, 1915
BIRTH PLACE Kikkeri , Mandya , Karnataka
AGE (in 2003) 88 Years Old
Last Updated on : May 1, 2017

Other Name: Dr. K. S. Narasimhaswamy

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K. S. Narasimhaswamy was 88 years, 11 months & 1 day old age.

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K. S. Narasimhaswamy was born on 26th January 1915 in Kikkeri of Karnataka. He was a well-known poet of Kannada Language. He is best known for his master piece Mysooru Mallige.


He did his schooling from Mysore and college from Bengaluru. Kannada poets were mostly writing on Natural world and Nature but it was he who started with romantic genre. His poems were mostly inspired by Robert Burns. He has been a member of Navodaya movement in Kannada Literature. A movie, Mysooru Mallige based on his work has been made by noted director T.S. Nagabharana. For this film he was awarded National Award for best Lyrics. This film has been seen in 32 reprints.
His Best collection of poems include: Tereda Baagilu, Ungura, Deepa Saalina Naduve, Maneyindia Manege, Deepada Malli and Airaavatha.  Apart from writing poems he also did translations. His most notable translatiuons include – Robert Burns Kaviya Kelavu Premageetegallu, Media and Kelavu Chinee Kavanagalu. For his contribution he has been conferred with many honours and awards.
He married Venkamma in 1936. 

Death Info

K. S. Narasimhaswamy died on 27-12-2003 in Bengaluru, Karnataka, India at age of 88.

27 December, 2003 Bengaluru, Karnataka India

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