Niranjan Pal Birthday, Age, Family & Biography

Niranjan Pal

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BIRTHDAY 17 August, 1889
BIRTH PLACE Kolkata , West Bengal
AGE (in 1959) 70 Years Old
HEIGHT in centimeters- 175 cm
in meters- 1.75 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 8”
Last Updated on : August 16, 2017

More Professions : Screenwriter Film Director
Appearance: Bollywood

Birthday Countdown, Age and Birthday Facts

Niranjan Pal was 70 years, 2 months & 23 days old age.

About   Edit

Niranjan Pal was born on 17th August 1889 in Calcutta, British India. He was a screenwriter, and director in the Indian film industry in the tranquil and initial talkie days.


Niranjan Pal was closely connected with Franz Osten and Himanshu Rai, with whom he was an establishing associate of Bombay Talkies. As a teenaged boy, he was tempted by the juvenile militant organization in Calcutta, and in a quarrel with a British officer, beat him up and tippet his gun. With a seized warrant out on him, he flew to London, where he stayed with other patriotic like Madanlal Dhingra and Veer Savarkar.
During the endmost of 1910s, he started penning and finally wrote Shiraz and The Light of Asia, both of which were conducted on stage in London. Both were highly successful and caught the eye of German filmmaker Franz Osten, who made screen adaptations in India. A lawyer named Himanshu Rai, also worked in one of Niranjan Pal's plays Goddess,  though one theory propose that it was Devika Rani who first finalized him, through their mutual Brahmo Samaj links, which surfaced way for his final stake in the formation of Bombay Talkies.
He married Lilly Belland together they have a son named Colin Pal.

Death Info

Niranjan Pal died on 09-11-1959 in Kolkata, West Bengal, India.

9 November, 1959 Kolkata, West Bengal India

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