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Bichu Thirumala (Lyricist) Biography, Age, Death, Wife, Children, Family, Facts, Caste, Wiki & More

Updated On : November 26, 2021

Short Biography

Bichu Thirumala was born on 13-02-1941 in Thiruvananthapuram in the state of Kerala, India. He was an Indian Lyricist, Poet, Screenwriter, Songwriter, Author, Singer & Music Composer who was known for his work in Malayalam cinema.

Bichu Thirumala Complete Bio & Career

Bichu Thirumala was born in Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India. He got primary and secondary education at the local school in Thiruvananthapuram. As his family already belongs to Malayalam cinema thus, he also wanted to become a good screenwriter and director since his childhood. Under the positive influence of his family, he started writing poetry, plays, scripts for movies. 

Furthermore, he had made debut in 1972 with the malayalam movie "Bhaja Govindam". The director of the film was Mr. CRK Nair and the music of the film was composed by Jaya Vijaya. After the releasion of film, Bichu came in line light in Malayalam film industry as a songwriter and renowned lyricist. The renowned personality also worked with several famous directors of the Kerela cinema such as A. T. Ummer, Shyam, Ilaiyaraaja, G. Devarajan, and Raveendran. In 1970s, he also worked as a team member with A. T. Ummer and created numerous tunes with his mellifluous voice.

Additionally, Mr. Thirumala wrote many songs for AR Rahman who is count as a legendary singer of hindi music industry. After releasing his first song "Brahma Muhoorthathil" he known as "Lalitha ganam". He became famous songwriter in Malayalam music industry.

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Health Issues, Illness and Death Info

Bichu Thirumala was suffering from breathing problems and was admitted to S. K. Hospital in Thiruvananthapuram. In the hospital, he received a heart attack on 26-11-2021 around 03:15 AM and he died at the age of 80.

DEATHDAY 26 November,2021 (Saturday)
DEATH PLACE Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala

Bichu Thirumala Family, Relatives and Other Relations

He was born to Parukutty Amma (Sasthamangalam Pattanikkunnu Veettil Parukutty Amma) and C.J.Bhaskaran Nair. He was married to Prasanna Kumari and together they had a son named Suman Thirumala (Suman Bichu). He had three siblings/cousins who were noted names in Malayalam cinema including Darshan Raman (music director), C. K. Balagopalan (dance choreographer) & P. Susheela Devi (playback singer). Balagopalan died on 25-08-2019.

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Skin Colour Wheatish
Eye Colour Black
Hair Colour White

Personal Info

Home Town Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India
Nationality Indian
Religion Hindu
Address Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India
School N/A
College N/A
Qualification N/A
Hobbies Writing, Reading
Marital Status Married
Debut Malayalam Film - Bhaja Govindam (1972)
Salary N/A
Net Worth N/A
Official Website N/A


Favorite Color Red
Favorite Place Kerala
Favorite Dress Pant Shirt
Favorite Food Fish Curry with Rice
Favorite Music Director A. R. Rahman

Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About Bichu Thirumala

  • Bichu Thirumala is a South Indian lyricist, songwriter, poet and screenwriter from Trivandrum, Kerala, India who had done most of his work in Malayalam cinema.
  • On 26 November, 2021, he said goodbye for always in the age of 80 years due to cardiac arrest.
  • The poet wrote plethora of poems, screenplays and more than 3000 songs in his career.
  • Mr. Thirumala began his career journey in 1972 by the film "Bhaja Govindam" composed by Jaya Vijaya.

Bichu Thirumala Age, Birthday Facts and Birthday Countdown

Bichu Thirumala was 80 years 9months & 13 days old age.