Hemanta Mukhopadhyay

Hemanta Mukhopadhyay known as Hemant Kumar and Hemanta Mukherjee, was a legendary Indian music director and playback singer. He primarily sang in Bengali and Hindi, as well as other Indian languages like Marathi, Gujarati, Assamese, Tamil, Odia, Punjabi, Bhojpuri, Konkani, Sanskrit and Urdu. He was the recipient of two National Awards for Best Male Playback Singer.

Born : 16 June 1920, Benares, India
Died : 26 September 1989, Kolkata, West Bengal, India