Jagjit Singh

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Birthday
8, 1941
Birthplace
India
Death Date
Oct 10, 2011 (70)
Birth Sign
Aquarius
Birthday
8, 1941
Birthplace
India
Death Date
Oct 10, 2011 (70)

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Known as the Ghazal King, he has sold millions of records and revived the popularity of the Ghazal genre.

Before Fame

While completing his studies, he started singing and learning music at local Sikh temples.

Trivia

He was awarded the highest civilian honor, the Rajastan Ratna, by his home state of Rajastan.

Family Life

His wife Chitra Singh sang with him on many of his records.

Associated With

He and the Indian mogul Ratan Tata both hold one of India's highest civilian awards, the Padma Bhusha.

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