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Ritwik Ghatak Biography, Age, Death, Wife, Children, Family, Wiki & More

Updated On : November 3, 2018

Short Biography

Ritwik Ghatak was born on 04-11-1925 in Dhaka, Bangladesh. He was an Indian & Bangladeshi Film Director, Film Producer, Film Actor, Writer, Screenwriter, Composer & Author who well known for his work in Bengali cinema. 

Honours & Awards

Padma Shri Civilian Award 1970 Arts

Health Issues, Illness and Death Info

Ritwik Kumar Ghatak died on 06-02-1976 in Kolkata, West Bengal, India at the age of 50.

DEATHDAY 6 February,1976 (Friday)
DEATH PLACE Kolkata, West Bengal

Ritwik Ghatak Family, Relatives and Other Relations

He was born to Suresh Chandra Ghatak and Indubala Devi. He had eight siblings include poet Manish Ghatak. He was married to Surama Ghatak. He had a son named Ritaban Ghatak and two daughters named Samhita Ghatak and Suchismita Ghatak. Writer Mahasweta Devi was his niece.

Brother Manish Ghatak

Life's Important Dates Of Ritwik Ghatak

Body Measurements

Skin Colour Wheatish
Eye Colour Black
Hair Colour Black

Personal Info

Home Town Dhaka, Bangladesh
Nationality Indian
Religion Hindu
Address Kolkata, West Bengal, India
School N/A
College N/A
Qualification N/A
Hobbies Travelling, Listening Music
Marital Status Married
Debut Nagarik (1952)
Salary N/A
Net Worth N/A
Official Website N/A


Favorite Color White
Favorite Place Kerala
Favorite Dress Kurta Pajama
Favorite Food Homemade Healthy Food

Ritwik Ghatak Age, Birthday Facts and Birthday Countdown

Ritwik Ghatak was 50 years 3 months & 2 days old age.