BirthdaySeptember 7, 1934

Celebrity biographies

  1. About Sunil Gangopadhyay

    Full name: Sunil Gangopadhyay
    Also known as: Sunil Gangopadhyay, Gangopadhyay, Sunil
    Education: University of Calcutta
    Professions: Writer, Actor, Music Department
    Nationality: Indian
    Occupation: Writer

  2. Sunil Gangopadhyay Known for

    Dekha (2001), Days and Nights in the Forest (1970), The Adversary (1970), The Sea Within (2007)

  3. Sunil Gangopadhyay Death information

    Died: Tuesday, 23rd of October, 2012 (Age: 78)

  4. Sunil Gangopadhyay Biography

    Sunil Gangopadhyay or Sunil Ganguly (Bengali: ????? ????????????? Shunil Gônggopaddhae), (7 September 1934 – 23 October 2012) was a Bengali poet and novelist. Born in Faridpur, Bangladesh, Gangopadhyay obtained his Master's degree in Bengali from the University of Calcutta, In 1953 he with few of his friends started a Bengali poetry magazine Krittibas. Later he wrote for many different publications.Ganguly created the Bengali fictional character Kakababu and wrote a series of novels on this character which became significant in Indian children's literature. He received Sahitya Akademi award in 1985 for his novel Those Days (Sei Samaya). Gangopadhyay used the pen names Nil Lohit, Sanatan Pathak, and Nil Upadhyay.

  5. Sunil Gangopadhyay Family

    Spouse: Swati Bandopadhyay
    Childrens: Souvik Gangopadhyay

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