|BIRTHDAY||27 May, 1931|
|BIRTH PLACE||Chavara , Kollam , Kerala|
|AGE (in 2016)||84 Years Old|
O. N. V. Kurup was born on 27-05-1931 in Chavara, Kollam in the state of Kerala, India. He was an Indian Poet, Writer, Lyricist, Songwriter, Professor & Chairperson.
|AWARD NAME||AWARD CATEGORY||RECEIPT YEAR||RECEIPT FIELD|
|Padma Shri||Civilian Award||1998||Literature and Education|
|Padma Vibhushan||Civilian Award||2011||Literature and Education|
He was honoured with Jnanpith Award, Padma Bhushan, and Padma Vibushan and an honorary doctorate from Kerala University for his contribution to literature.
O. N. V. Kurup died on 13-02-2016 in Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India at age of 84. He died due to illness at hospital related to age.
|DEATHDAY||DEATH PLACE||DEATH STATE||DEATH COUNTRY|
|13 February, 2016||Thiruvananthapuram||Kerala||India|
Krishna Kurup and Lakshmikutty Amma are his parents and he was married to Sarojini. He is a father of two kids and his granddaughter followed his legacy and became a singer.