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 901,336 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Rituparno Ghosh is the 1,504th most popular film director (down from 1,279th in 2019), the 850th most popular biography from India (down from 683rd in 2019) and the 31st most popular Indian Film Director.

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Among film directors, Rituparno Ghosh ranks 1,504 out of 1,580Before him are Karyn Kusama, Carlos Atanes, Samuel Bayer, Jeff Nichols, Ira Sachs, and Byron Howard. After him are Michelle MacLaren, Joshua Oppenheimer, Nicolette Krebitz, Douglas McGrath, Virgil Widrich, and Linus Sandgren.

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Among people born in 1963, Rituparno Ghosh ranks 639Before him are Hugh Dillon, Màrius Serra, Mark Oliver Everett, Erik van Rossum, Robert Seguso, and Evgeny Yarovenko. After him are Ralf Falkenmayer, Dave Foley, Francesco Panetta, Vadym Tyshchenko, Eduardas Rozentalis, and The Sandman. Among people deceased in 2013, Rituparno Ghosh ranks 426Before him are Jean Kent, Chi Cheng, C. Everett Koop, Hervé Boussard, Farooq Sheikh, and Lee Thompson Young. After him are Bonnie Franklin, Ingrid Visser, Harry F. Byrd Jr., Yasuhiro Yamada, Chrissy Amphlett, and Vince Flynn.

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Among people born in India, Rituparno Ghosh ranks 850 out of 1,227Before him are Farooq Sheikh (1948), Ajith Kumar (1971), Moon Moon Sen (1954), Sonakshi Sinha (1987), Sanaya Irani (1983), and Poonam Dhillon (1962). After him are Harjit Sajjan (1970), Prakash Padukone (1955), Gita Gopinath (1971), Malaika Arora (1973), Alok Nath (1956), and Bindu (1951).


Among film directors born in India, Rituparno Ghosh ranks 31Before him are Sanjay Leela Bhansali (1963), Farah Khan (1965), Aditya Chopra (1971), David Dhawan (1955), Rajkumar Hirani (1962), and Kiran Rao (1973). After him are Prabhu Deva (1973), Ram Gopal Varma (1962), Farhan Akhtar (1974), S. Shankar (1963), Ashutosh Gowariker (1964), and S. S. Rajamouli (1973).

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