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Utpal Dutt

1929 - 1993

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Utpal Dutt (listen ) (29 March 1929 – 19 August 1993) was an Indian actor, director, and writer-playwright. He was primarily an actor in Bengali theatre, where he became a pioneering figure in Modern Indian theatre, when he founded the "Little Theatre Group" in 1949. This group enacted many English, Shakespearean and Brecht plays, in a period now known as the "Epic theatre" period, before it immersed itself completely in highly political and radical theatre. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Utpal Dutt has received more than 1,064,564 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Utpal Dutt is the 5,834th most popular actor (down from 5,362nd in 2019), the 35th most popular biography from Bangladesh and the 2nd most popular Bangladeshi Actor.

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  • 55.03

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  • 18

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  • 1.42

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  • 3.57

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Among ACTORS

Among actors, Utpal Dutt ranks 5,834 out of 10,030Before him are Lynn Bari, Ashley Johnson, Tony Cox, Kristen Johnston, Jung Yu-mi, and Mary Brian. After him are Khary Payton, Steve Schirripa, Michelle Hurd, Eduardo Santamarina, Taylor Kitsch, and Kathryn Erbe.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1929, Utpal Dutt ranks 401Before him are Johnny Ace, Joseph Mascolo, Ronnie Allen, Desmond Hoyte, William E. Thornton, and Buck Owens. After him are Brian Friel, Amanda Blake, Nirmala Deshpande, Giacomo Capuzzi, George Clayton Johnson, and Suraiya. Among people deceased in 1993, Utpal Dutt ranks 216Before him are Jeanne Sauvé, Kenneth Connor, Thomas Watson Jr., Kenneth Burke, Harvey Kurtzman, and Tony Barton. After him are Mia Zapata, Ben Klassen, Leon Ames, Wallace Stegner, Evelyne Hall, and Ray Gillen.

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In Bangladesh

Among people born in Bangladesh, Utpal Dutt ranks 35 out of 43Before him are Ritwik Ghatak (1925), Bagha Jatin (1879), Fazlur Rahman Khan (1929), Nurul Amin (1893), Patrick D'Rozario (1943), and Mohammad Ali Bogra (1909). After him are Geeta Dutt (1930), Bimal Roy (1909), Vilayat Khan (1928), Irene Khan (1956), Avijit Roy (1972), and Monica Ali (1967).

Among ACTORS In Bangladesh

Among actors born in Bangladesh, Utpal Dutt ranks 2Before him are Suchitra Sen (1931). After him are Geeta Dutt (1930).

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