Manna Dey

Manna Dey

Manna Dey (1919-2013) is a Kannada Singer known for the movies Sholay(1975), Kranthiveera Sangolli Rayanna(1967), Suzane(1982)

NameManna Dey (প্রবোধ চন্দ্র দে, মান্না দে)
Other NamesPrabodh Chandra Dey
Date Of Birth1 May 1919
Age(Age at Death: 94 years 5 months 23 days)
Place Of Birthkolkata, West Bengal
Date Of Death24 October 2013
Place Of DeathBangalore, Karnataka
FatherPurna Chandra Dey
UncleKrishna Chandra Dey(paternal)
EducationIndu Babur Pathshala, Scottish Church Collegiate School, Scottish Church College
Education (Graduation)Vidyasagar College
WifeSulochana Kumaran(1953)
DaughtersShuroma , Sumita
DeathHe died of a cardiac arrest at 3:45 pm on 24 October at Narayana Hrudayalaya hospital
an Indian playback singer. He debuted in the film Tamanna in 1942, and went on to record more than 4000 songs from 1942 to 2013. The Government of India honoured him with the Padma Shri in 1971, the Padma Bhushan in 2005 and the Dadasaheb Phalke Award in 2007.

Dey sang in all the major regional Indian languages, though primarily in Hindi and Bengali. His peak period in Hindi playback singing is from 1953 to 1976.

Manna Dey: Filmography (6)

(All Manna Dey Movies)
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1982 Suzane[Playback Singer]
1975 Sholay[Playback Singer]
1969 Kalpavruksha[Playback Singer]
1969 Margadarshi[Playback Singer]
1967 Kranthiveera Sangolli Rayanna[Playback Singer]
1964 Kalaavati[Playback Singer]