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Rituparno Ghosh

1963 - 2013

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Rituparno Ghosh (31 August 1963 – 30 May 2013) was an Indian film director, actor, writer and lyricist. After pursuing a degree in economics, he started his career as a creative artist at an advertising agency. He received recognition for his second feature film Unishe April which won the National Film Award for Best Feature Film. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Rituparno Ghosh has received more than 1,241,631 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia. Rituparno Ghosh is the 1,707th most popular film director (down from 1,503rd in 2019), the 1,014th most popular biography from India (down from 849th in 2019) and the 34th most popular Indian Film Director.

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Among film directors, Rituparno Ghosh ranks 1,707 out of 1,581Before him are Jenji Kohan, Lesli Linka Glatter, Karyn Kusama, Michelle MacLaren, Derek Cianfrance, and Evan Goldberg. After him are Jon M. Chu, David DeCoteau, Jonathan Liebesman, Byambasuren Davaa, Ram Gopal Varma, and Ben Wheatley.

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Among people born in 1963, Rituparno Ghosh ranks 752Before him are Milan Šrejber, Leandro Machado, Kevin Shields, Hannu Virta, Jay Karnes, and Sándor Wladár. After him are Don Michael Paul, Craig Shakespeare, Terry Porter, George Monbiot, Martin O'Malley, and Maurizio Stecca. Among people deceased in 2013, Rituparno Ghosh ranks 483Before him are Bonnie Franklin, Chi Cheng, Sushmita Banerjee, Yasuhiro Yamada, Chrissy Amphlett, and Farooq Sheikh. After him are Harry F. Byrd Jr., Jean Pickering, Besik Kudukhov, Vince Flynn, Sharmila Rege, and Soraya Jiménez.

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Among people born in India, Rituparno Ghosh ranks 1,014 out of 1,493Before him are Neeraj Chopra (1997), Ranveer Singh (1985), Tina Ambani (1957), Shiva Rajkumar (1961), Farooq Sheikh (1948), and Padma Lakshmi (1970). After him are Mahesh Manjrekar (1958), Karen David (1979), Pankaj Udhas (1951), Alia Bhatt (1993), Neena Gupta (1959), and Gurdas Maan (1957).


Among film directors born in India, Rituparno Ghosh ranks 34Before him are Gulshan Kumar (1956), Rajkumar Hirani (1962), Aditya Chopra (1971), David Dhawan (1955), Basu Chatterjee (1930), and Kiran Rao (1973). After him are Ram Gopal Varma (1962), Prabhu Deva (1973), Mani Kaul (1944), Goutam Ghose (1950), Prakash Jha (1952), and Farhan Akhtar (1974).

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