Rabindranath Tagore

Rabindranath Tagore was an Indian polymath who worked as a poet, writer, playwright, composer, philosopher, social reformer and painter. He reshaped Bengali literature and music as well as Indian... Wikipedia

  • Born:  Rabindranath Thakur, May 07, 1861, Calcutta, Bengal Presidency, British India, (now Kolkata, West Bengal, India)
  • Died:  August 07, 1941, Calcutta, Bengal Presidency, British India
  • Resting place:  Ashes scattered in the Ganges
  • Pen name:  Bhanusingha
  • Occupation:  Poet, novelist, dramatist, essayist, story-writer, composer, painter, philosopher, social reformer, educationist
  • Language:  Bengali
  • Nationality:  British Indian
  • Period:  Bengali Renaissance
  • Literary movement:  Contextual Modernism
  • Notable works:  Gitanjali, Ghare-Baire, Gora, Jana Gana Mana, Rabindra Sangeet, Amar Shonar Bangla, (other works)
  • Notable awards:  Nobel Prize in Literature, 1913
  • Children:  5, including Rathindranath Tagore
  • Relatives:  Tagore family
  • Data source:  DuckDuckGo