WRITER

Tarasankar Bandyopadhyay

1898 - 1971

Tarasankar Bandyopadhyay

Tarasankar Bandyopadhyay (23 July 1898 – 14 September 1971) was an Indian novelist who wrote in the Bengali language. He wrote 65 novels, 53-story-books, 12 plays, 4 essay-books, 4 autobiographies, 2 travel stories and composed several songs. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Tarasankar Bandyopadhyay has received more than 175,873 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 3,779th most popular writer.

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  • 16

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.70

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  • 2.51

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Notable Works

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Among WRITERS

Among writers, Tarasankar Bandyopadhyay ranks 3,774 out of 4,883Before him are Fazıl Hüsnü Dağlarca, Amiri Baraka, Tomás Eloy Martínez, Quentin Crisp, Fernando Vallejo, and Fyodor Abramov. After him are Ibn Warraq, Adam Asnyk, Saul Alinsky, Marc Okrand, Pierre Emmanuel, and Anita Loos.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1898, Tarasankar Bandyopadhyay ranks 155Before him are Eero Berg, Dorothy Gish, Shirley Booth, Eduard Wiiralt, Charlotte Moore Sitterly, and Bessie Love. After him are Reino Ragnar Lehto, Preston Sturges, William Astbury, Zhu Ziqing, Stefanos Stefanopoulos, and Valentín Paz-Andrade. Among people deceased in 1971, Tarasankar Bandyopadhyay ranks 121Before him are Guillermo León Valencia, Joseph Helffrich, Billy Gilbert, Broncho Billy Anderson, Shunryū Suzuki, and Wynton Kelly. After him are Rockwell Kent, Kathleen Lonsdale, Carl Blegen, Ramón Villeda Morales, Michael Rennie, and Romeu Pellicciari.

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In India

Among people born in India, Tarasankar Bandyopadhyay ranks 382 out of 848Before him are Arjun Appadurai (1949), Akshay Kumar (1967), Sanjay Dutt (1959), Hrithik Roshan (1974), Mulayam Singh Yadav (1939), and Bhupen Hazarika (1926). After him are M. S. Swaminathan (1925), Kiran Bedi (1949), Irrfan Khan (1967), Mamata Banerjee (1955), Charu Majumdar (1918), and Kamala Nehru (1899).

Among WRITERS In India

Among writers born in India, Tarasankar Bandyopadhyay ranks 46Before him are Mir Taqi Mir (1723), T. H. White (1906), Ram Prasad Bismil (1897), Bhavabhuti (null), R. K. Narayan (1906), and Shakuntala Devi (1929). After him are Arundhati Roy (1961), Saadat Hasan Manto (1912), Anita Desai (1937), Mahadev Desai (1892), Ravindra Prabhat (1969), and Muthuswami Dikshitar (1775).

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