|BIRTHDAY||24 April, 1934|
|BIRTH PLACE||Cuddalore , Tamil Nadu|
|AGE (2015)||80 Years Old|
Jayakanthan was 80 years, 11 months & 14 days old age.
Jayakanthan was born on 24-04-1934 in Cuddalore in the state of Tamil Nadu, India. He was an Indian Writer, Journalist, Film Director, Activist, Screenwriter, Novelist & Essayist.
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|Padma Bhushan||Civilian Award||2009||Literature and Education|
Jayakanthan died on 08-04-2015 in Chennai, Tami Nadu, India. He was discharged after a short duration illness.
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|8 April, 2015||Chennai, Tamil Nadu||India|