1-10-2007: S.D. Burman Birth Centenary India Stamp


Sachin Dev Burman was born to Royal Princess Nirmala Devi of Manipur and Nabadwipchandra Dev Burman of Tripura. S.D. Burman was a prominent Indian music Director and Singer. He started his career in Bengali films in 1937. Gradually he started composing music for Hindi films and became one of the most successful music directors of Indian cinema. S.D. Burman composed music for over 100 films in both Bengali and Hindi cinema. S.D. Burman’s compositions were brought to life by leading singers of that era including Kishore Kumar, Lata Mangeshkar, Mohammed Rafi, Geeta Dutt, Manna Dey, Asha Bhosle, Shamshad Begum. On the occasion of the 101st birth anniversary of S.D. Burman, the Indian Postal Department released a commemorative postage stamp.

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