|BIRTHDAY||2 October, 1924|
|BIRTH PLACE||Kolkata , West Bengal|
|AGE (in 2009)||84 Years Old|
Tapan Sinha was born on 02-10-1924 in Kolkata in the state of West Bengal, India. He was an Indian Film Director & Screenwriter who best known for his work in Bengali and Hindi films.
|AWARD NAME||AWARD CATEGORY||RECEIPT YEAR||RECEIPT FIELD|
|Padma Shri||Civilian Award||1992||Arts|
|Dadasaheb Phalke Award||Indian Cinema Award||2006||Bengali Film Industry|
Tapan Sinha died on 15 January, 2009, in Kolkata, West Bengal, India. He was suffering from pneumonia and septicaemia.
|DEATHDAY||DEATH PLACE||DEATH STATE||DEATH COUNTRY|
|15 January, 2009||Kolkata||West Bengal||India|