Nikhil Banerjee bio

Birth Name: Nikhil Banerjee

Occupation: Sitar Player

Place Of Birth: India

Date Of Birth: October 14, 1931

Date Of Death: January 27, 1986

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: Not available

Nikhil Banerjee was born on the 14th of October, 1931. He was best known for being a Sitar Player. Indian classical sitarist of the Maihar Gharana who was regarded as a legend of Indian classical music. He was profoundly influenced by khyal singer Amir Khan.

Nikhil Banerjee was born in India. He was a pupil of the great sarod player Baba Allauddin Khan. He was hired by All India Radio when he was nine, becoming one of the youngest musicians ever employed by the company. He would often rise during his years of training at four in the morning to begin practicing and continue throughout the day until he went to bed at 11.

Nikhil Banerjee was a Libra and was born in the Silent Generation.

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Nikhil Banerjee was born in 1930s. The 1930s were called the Great Depression (1929-1939). It was the worst economic downturn in the history of the industrialized world. Despite the Great Depression, Hollywood and popular film production flourished. Radio was the main source of entertainment, information, and political propaganda, and jazz, blues, gospel, and folk music, became immensely popular. Discover what happened on this day.

Nikhil Banerjee is part of the Silent Generation, which followed after the G.I. Generation. As young adults during the McCarthy Era, many members of this generation felt it was dangerous to speak out. They were too young to see action in World War II and too old to participate in the fun of the Summer of Love.


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Nikhil Banerjee’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Nikhil Banerjee’s parents.

Associated with

Arvind Parikh

Sitar Player

Annapurna Devi

Sitar Player

Ravi Shankar

Sitar Player

Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Nikhil Banerjee kept his personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Nikhil Banerjee was born in the Year of the Goat.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Nikhil Banerjee
AGE GENERATION: Silent Generation
BIRTH DAY: Wednesday



Zodiac Sign: Nikhil Banerjee was a Libra. People of this zodiac sign like harmony, gentleness, sharing with others, the outdoors, and dislike violence, injustice, loudmouths, conformity. The strengths of this sign are being cooperative, diplomatic, gracious, fair-minded, social, while weaknesses can be indecisive, holding a grudge and self-pity. The greatest overall compatibility with Libra is Aries and Sagittarius.

Chinese Zodiac: Nikhil Banerjee was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign enjoy being alone with their thoughts. They're creative thinkers, economic, cautitous and appreciate the arts, they can also be indecisive.

Ruling Planet: Nikhil Banerjee had a ruling planet of Venus and has a ruling planet of Venus and by astrological associations Friday is ruled by Venus. Venus is the planet of love, harmony, money and possessions. Venus is graceful, charming, sensual and social. People who are born with Mars as the ruling planet have beauty, charm and sensuality.

Nikhil Banerjee’s birth sign is Libra and he had a ruling planet of Venus.

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