Narendra Chanchal Birthday, Age, Family & Biography

Narendra Chanchal

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BIRTHDAY 16 October, 1940
BIRTH PLACE Amritsar , Punjab
AGE (in 2018) 77 Years Old
Last Updated on : February 7, 2018

More Professions : Playback Singer Musician
Appearance: Bollywood Punjabi

Birthday Countdown, Age and Birthday Facts

77 years, 5 months, 4 days old age Narendra Chanchal will turn 78 on 16 October, 2018. Only 6 months, 25 days, 6 hours, 30 minutes has left for his next birthday.

Birthdays Celebrated on Each Day of Week

Narendra Chanchal has celebrated the total number of 77 birthdays till date. See the analysis by days count and bar graph.

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About   Edit

Narendra Chanchal was born on 16-10-1940 in Amritsar in the state of Punjab, India. He is an Indian Singer, Playback Singer & Musician & famously known for his bhajans & aartis.


His parents were followers of Goddess Durga. So, from a very young age, he got interested in Bhajans as he was brought up in a religious environment in his house. He was among the most mischievous students in his class, due to which his teacher gave him the name Chanchal, which he later added to his actual name Narendra. He took music lessons from Sri Prem Tikha in Amritsar. Soon after which he started singing Aartis and Bhajans in his locality.
He sang his first song as a playback singer in Raj Kapoor's film 'Bobby' (1973), starring Rishi Kapoor & Dimple Kapadia. The song was "BeshakMandir Masjid Todo" whose, lyrics were given by Raj KaviInderjeet Singh Tulsi. After this song, he sang several songs in Bollywood. Out of which his most popular songs are Jai Mata Di of Asha, Baki Kuchh Bacha To Mahangayi Maar Gayi of Roti Kapda Aur Makan and Chalo Bulawa Aaya Hain Mata Ne Bulaya Hain of Avtar.
The popular religious singer, Chanchalji, is a good writer and poet and his writings were often published in newspapers. Though he made his mark in Bollywood, he still opted to concentrate on devotional music.
For his contribution, Narendra Chanchal was conferred with Raj Kapoor Memorial Award. He published his biography Midnight Singer which unfolds his life story and his struggle to achieve big in singing.

Family Relatives and Relation

He was born in a Punjabi family in Amritsar.

Body Measurements

Skin Colour Wheatish
Eye Colour Black
Hair Colour Black

Personal Info

Home Town Amritsar
Nationality Indian
Religion Hindu
Address Amritsar, Punjab, India
School N/A
College N/A
Qualification N/A
Marital Status Unmarried
Debut As a singer - "Beshak Mandir Masjid Todo" (1973)
Best Songs "Baki Kuchh Bacha To Mahangayi Maar Gayi", "Chalo Bulawa Aaya Hain Mata Ne Bulaya Hain", and "Huye Hain Kuchh Aise Wo Humse Paraye" among others


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Shocking / Interesting Facts

  • His mother was a devotee of Goddess Durga and she inspired him to become a devotional singer.
  • After singing a Bollywood film song in 1994, he came back 20 years later and sang a song in 2013 released film Fukrey.
  • He released a book called 'Midnight Singer'.

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