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Born: 1915 AD
Died: 1998 AD
Nationality: Indian
Categories: Poets, Songwriter

1915 – Born Ramchandra Barayanji Dwivedi into a middle-class Brahmin family in the small central Indian town of Badnagar, in Madhya Pradesh state.

1939 – Graduating from Lucknow University, he decided to join a teacher’s course and teaching.

1960 – The popularity of his songs was on the wane and film producers who were looking for western music and fast numbers avoided him.

1961 – Best film lyricist.

         – Sangeet Natak Akademi Award.

1962 – He heard about Param Vir Major Shaitan Singh Bhaati.

1975 – He continued to show his brilliance, when the movie Jai Santoshi Maa was released.

1993 – The national integration award.

1998 – Died at the age of 83 in Mumbai on the 11th of December.