Debu Bhattacherjee

Debu Bhattacherjee (1934–1994) was a Bangladeshi painter, composer, and music director.[1] He was awarded Ekushey Padak in 1976 by the Government of Bangladesh.[1] He earned the first ever Bangladesh National Film Award for Best Music Director for Choritrohin (1975) jointly with Lokman Hossain Fakir. He was conferred Ekushey Padak posthumus in 1997 for his lifetime contribution to Bengali music.[2]

Debu Bhattacherjee
Born
Prankumar Bhattacherjee

1930
Died1994 (aged 63–64)
Other namesDevdas Bhattacherjee

Early life and educationEdit

Bhattacherjee graduated in painting from Calcutta Art School in 1950.[1]

AwardsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c Mahbubul Alam (June 11, 2015). "Bhattacherjee, Debu". Banglapedia.
  2. ^ "একুশে পদক : ২০১৪ পেলেন ১৫ জন ব্যক্তিত্ব".