Raichand Boral

Raichand Boral

Raichand Boral (1903-0) is a Bollywood Music Director known for the movies Puran Bhagat(1933), Chandidas(1934), Devdas(1935)

Other NamesR. C. Boral, Rai chand Boral
Date Of Birth19 October 1903
Place Of BirthBhagalpur, Bengal, British India
Place Of Deathkolkata, West Bengal, India
FatherLal Chand Boral
SonRai Chand
Rai Chand Boral born to an Bengali Hindu family.

Rai Chand Boral was an Indian composer, considered by music conoisseurs to be the father of Bollywood film music.

He was awarded the Dadasaheb Phalke Award the highest award in Indian cinema, given by Government of India, in 1978, and also in the same year, the Sangeet Natak Akademi, given by the Sangeet Natak Akademi, India's National Academy for Music, Dance and Drama.

Interesting Facts and Trivia

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  1. He dissolved the Ghazal style of singing from Northern India into the 19th Century Bengali tunes with string instrument medium.

Raichand Boral: Filmography (12)

(All Raichand Boral Movies)
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1935 Inquilab[Music Director]
1935 Devdas[Music Director]
1935 Dhoop Chhaon[Music Director]
1935 Karwan-E-Hayat[Music Director]
1934 Chandidas[Music Director]
1934 Daku Mansoor[Music Director]
1934 Roop Lekha[Music Director]
1933 Puran Bhagat[Music Director]
1933 Rajrani Meera[Music Director]
1932 Mohabbat Ke Aansu[Music Director]
1932 Subha Ka Sitara[Music Director]
1932 Zinda Lash[Music Director]