Satyajit Ray

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Birthday
2, 1921
Birthplace
India
Death Date
Apr 23, 1992 (70)
Birth Sign
Taurus
Birthday
2, 1921
Birthplace
India
Death Date
Apr 23, 1992 (70)

About

Regarded as one of the greatest Indian filmmakers in history. He was known for directing The Chess Players, Distant Thunder, and The Stranger.

Before Fame

He graduated with a degree in economics from Presidency College, Calcutta.

Trivia

He was the recipient of an honorary Academy Award in 1992.

Family Life

He was married to Bijoya Das from 1949 until his death. He had a son named Sandip Ray.

Associated With

He directed the acclaimed 1977 film The Chess Players, which starred Sanjeev Kumar.