Ruma Guha Thakurta

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Birthday
21, 1934
Birthplace
India
Birth Sign
Scorpio
Birthday
21, 1934 (age 84)
Birthplace
India

About

Bengali singer and actress who appeared in the film The Namesake.

Before Fame

She was one of the first child students at the Uday Shankar Cultural Centre in Almora.

Trivia

Her Bengali version of the song "We Shall Overcome," recorded during the 1971 Bangladesh War of Independence, became one of the best-selling Bengali records of all time.

Family Life

Her mother, Sati Devi, was also a singer.

Associated With

She recorded the song "Puroskare Sommane" as a tribute to the late and great director Satyajit Ray.