|BIRTHDAY||2 May, 1921|
|BIRTH PLACE||Kolkata , West Bengal|
|AGE (in 1992)||70 Years Old|
|HEIGHT||in centimeters- 196 cm
in meters- 1.96 m
in Feet Inches- 6’ 5”
Satyajit Ray was born on 02-05-1921 in Kolkata in the state of West Bengal, India. He was an Indian Film Director, Film Producer, Screenwriter, Lyricist, Composer, Illustrator, Writer, Publisher, Graphic Designer & Calligrapher who known for his work in Bengali, English and Hindi films.
|AWARD NAME||AWARD CATEGORY||RECEIPT YEAR||RECEIPT FIELD|
|Padma Shri||Civilian Award||1958||Arts|
|Padma Bhushan||Civilian Award||1965||Arts|
|Padma Vibhushan||Civilian Award||1976||Arts|
|Dadasaheb Phalke Award||Indian Cinema Award||1984||Bengali Film Industry|
|Bharat Ratna||Civilian Award||1992||Arts|
In 1992, he accepted a Lifetime Achievement Oscar in Kolkata through a special live satellite-television event and Bharat Ratna, the ultimate honour from India.
Satyajit Ray died on 23-04-1992 in Kolkata, West Bengal, India at age of 71. He was suffering from heart complications. He was hospitalised but never get back to normal and died.
|DEATHDAY||DEATH PLACE||DEATH COUNTRY|
|23 April, 1992||Kolkata, West Bengal||India|
See given below celebrity profiles about Satyajit Ray's family, relatives;
Ray was married in 1949 to his cousin – Bijoya, who used to live in her maternal Uncle’s house. They both had a son Sandip Ray. He was from a very literary family were his grandfather Upendrakishore Ray was a famous Poet, Writer, Violin player and a painter too. He was also a pioneer in half-tone block making and founded presses in the country - U. Ray & Sons. He died six years before Satyajit Ray was born. His father Sukumar ray also contributed many years to poetry.