RD Burman bio

Birth Name: RD Burman

Occupation: Composer

Place Of Birth: India

Date Of Birth: June27, 1939

Date Of Death: January 4, 1994

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: Indian

RD Burman was born on the 27th of June, 1939. He was best known for being a Composer. Considered one of the finest composers in Indian cinema history. He composed scores for 331 films from the 1960s to the 1990s.

RD Burman was born in India. His first hit movie was “Teesri Manzil” from 1966. He followed this up with successful work on “Baharon Ke Sapne” from 1967 and “Yaadon Ki Baaraat” from 1973. He won Filmfare Awards for Best Music Director in 1983, 1984, and 1995, with the last award coming posthumously.

RD Burman was a Cancer and was born in the Silent Generation.

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RD Burman 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.

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

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

RD Burman was born in the Year of the Rabbit.

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AGE GENERATION:Silent Generation



Zodiac Sign: RD Burman was a Cancer. People of this zodiac sign like home-based hobbies, relaxing near or in water, helping loved ones, and dislike strangers, revealing of personal life. The strengths of this sign are being loyal, emotional, sympathetic, tenacious, persuasive, while weaknesses can be moody, pessimistic, suspicious, manipulative and insecure. The greatest overall compatibility with Cancer is Capricorn and Taurus.

Chinese Zodiac: RD Burman was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign are popular because they're sincere and avoid conflict. Though they're sensitive, they also hesitate, which makes them lose on chances.

Ruling Planet: RD Burman had a ruling planet of Moon and has a ruling planet of Moon and by astrological associations Sunday is ruled by moon. The Moon represents one's nurturing and emotional instinct. People who are born with Moon as the ruling planet are sensitive, nurturing, and usually have fluctuating moods.

RD Burman’s birth sign is Cancer and he had a ruling planet of Moon.

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