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Amit Kumar Ganguly
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Amit Kumar is an Indian Actor, Playback Singer, Film Director, Musician. Amit Kumar was born on 3rd July 1952 in Mumbai, Maharashtra and his real age is 68 years
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Article Type: Biography
Category: Actor, Playback Singer
|Real Name||Amit Kumar Ganguly|
|Pet / Nick Name||Not Such|
|Profession||Actor, Playback Singer, Film Director, Musician|
|Origin||Mumbai, Maharashtra, India|
Age, Dob, Birthplace, zodiac, star sign
|Amit Kumar Age (Current)||70 years, 2 month, 20 days|
|Date Of Birth (DOB)||07/03/1952 (M/D/Y) (M/D/Y)|
|Star Sign (Nakshatra)||Not Sure|
|Alive Or Dead||Alive|
|Date Of Death (DOD)||— (M/D/Y)|
|After Death Timeline||Not Applicable|
25648 Total days.
- On May 27, 2022
Not Officially announced Yet
Spouse (Wife or Husban:
Kids: Don’t Know
Father: Yet To Update
Mother: Yet To Update
Sister(s): Not Known
Brother(s): Not Known
Father, Mother, Family Details
|Father||Kishore Kumar (Actor, Singer)|
|Mother||Ruma Guha Thakurta (Actress)|
|No. Of. Brothers||2|
|No. Of. Sisters||1|
|Brother(s)||Sumit Kumar (Film Producer) (Stepbrother from stepmother Leena Chandavarkar) Ayan Guha Thakurta (Stepbrother from stepfather Arup Guhathakurta)|
|Sister(s)||Shramana Guha Thakurta (Singer) (Stepsister from stepfather Arup Guhathakurta)|
Family Photos and details
Father – Kishore Kumar (Actor, Singer)
Mother – Ruma Guha Thakurta (Actress)
Brother(s) – Sumit Kumar (Film Producer) (Stepbrother from stepmother Leena Chandavarkar), Ayan Guha Thakurta (Stepbrother from stepfather Arup Guhathakurta)
Sister – Shramana Guha Thakurta (Singer) (Stepsister from stepfather Arup Guhathakurta)
Relationship, Affair, Wife-Husband, Girlfriends-Boyfriends
|Amit Kumar Relationship Status||Engaged|
|Interested In||Not Known|
|Marital Type||Not Sure|
|Spouse||Wife – Reema Ganguly (Music Artist)|
Affairs / Girlfriends – Not Known
|Amit Kumar’s Wedding Date||– 01/01/2003|
|Together Timeline||– Not Applicable|
|Separated Timeline||– Not Applicable|
Son-Daughter, Children Details
|No.Of. Male Kids||0|
|No.Of. Female Kids||2|
Son – None
Daughter(s) – Muktika, Vrienda Kumar
Caste, Religion, Community, Mother Tongue, Languages Known
|Amit Kumar’s Caste||Father – Not Known|
|Mother – Same As Fathers|
|Mother Tongue||Not Revealed Yet|
|Languages Known||English, Hindi, Marathi|
Address, Native, Hometown, Current City
|Native / Origin||Mumbai, Maharashtra, India|
|Home Town||Mumbai, Maharashtra, India|
|Amit Kumar’s Current City||Mumbai, Maharashtra, India|
|Address||Gouri Kunj, Kishore Kumar Ganguly Marg, Juhu, Mumbai – 400049|
|School||Besant Montessori School, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India St. Xavier’s School, Hazaribagh, Jharkhand, India South Point School, Kolkata, India Patha Bhavan, Kolkata, India|
|Amit Kumar’s Qualification||Not Known|
|Other Education Notes||Not Known|
March 7, 1952
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Not Revealed Yet
No Hobbies Revealed Yet
Physical Traits & Appearance:
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Personality, Physical Appearance
Body, Height, Weight
|Body Measurements||Not Known|
|Eye Colour||Black Eyes|
|Hair Length||Medium Length|
|Nature||Openness to Experience|
Not Known (Approx.)
Not Filled Yet (Approx.)
Yet To Update
|Does Amit Kumar, Consume Alcohol?||Not Sure Yet|
|Does Amit Kumar, Smoke Cigarettes?||Not Sure Yet|
|Is Amit Kumar, Swims?||Yes|
|Is Amit Kumar, Yoga Practitioner?||No|
|Is Amit Kumar, a Jogger?||Yes|
|Amit Kumar’s Hobbies||Travelling|
- In 1970, Amit Kumar was singing at a Durga Puja singing competition, which was organized by Bengali actor Uttam Kumar. He didn’t tell anyone at home about this but when her mother found out, she called and complained about this to Kishore Kumar. Kishore then came to know about his son’s talent and took him to Mumbai with him.
- In Mumbai, when Amit Kumar turned 18, he starred in his first TV show with Kishore Kumar- Daddy Kishore and Sunny Amit Together. This was the turning point in Amit’s life; as people came to know about him and noticed him.
- In the late ’80s, Amit Kumar used to perform as a voice artist in Doordarshan shows such as Chunauti and Campus.
- Amit Kumar has also provided title tracks for the Hindi dub versions of cartoon shows such as Bob The Builder and Duck Tales.
- In May 2008, Amit Kumar was one of the judges in a singing competition television show K for Kishore. The show was all about recreating the songs of Kishore Kumar.
- He was the judge of the Zee Bangla’s famous singing competition show Sa Re Ga Ma Pa.
- In May 2019, he was a guest in The Kapil Sharma Show for a special episode dedicated in the memory of Kishore Kumar.
Net Worth, Earnings, Salary and Assets
|Amit Kumar’s Salary||(approx)|
Movable and Immovable Assets
Favourites and Preferences
|Favourite Actor||Amitabh Bachchan|
|Favourite Actresses||Not Known|
|Favourite Film(s)||Not Known|
|Favourite Director(s)||Not Known|
|Favourite Food||Not Known|
|Favourite Drink||Not Known|
|Favourite Fruit||Not Known|
|Preferred Outfit||Not Known|
|Preferred Perfume||Not Known|
|Favourite Destination(s)||Not Known|
|Amit Kumar’s Favourite Colour||Not Known|
|Favourite Musician||Not Known|
|Favourite Singer(s)||R. D. Burman|
|Favourite Song(s)||Not Known|
|Favourite Sport(s)||Not Known|
Filmography:Movie/Television/Web Series/Serial(s) Career:
No Movies Career yet
His first song professionally was “Hosh Mein Hum Kahan” for the film Darwaza, released in 1978. He recorded it in 1973 when he was 21 years old. He used to sing duets with his father, such as “Haseeno Ke Chakkar Mein”, “Sun Chache Bol”, and “Nazar Lage Na Saathiyo”, which was quite popular. In 1976 he sang “Bade Achchhe Lagte Hain” composed by R.D. Burman. Amit Kumar got national fame and recognition because of it. The song was so popular that it was listed as the 26th most popular song of all time in 1977. He recorded 170 songs composed by R.D. Burman in his career.
He was close friends with Randhir Kapoor, and he did playback singing for him in many movies. His 1980 song- “Laila O Laila”, with Lata Mangeshkar, went viral and was ranked as the 6th best song of 1980. In 1981, he won the Filmfare Award for the Best Playback Singer for his song “Yaad Aa Rahi Hai” from the film- Love Story. Kumar used to sing for almost all composers and directors, he was one of the most preferred playback singers of his time. Many directors used to approach him, regardless of how the film used to perform, his songs were usually a hit. His favourite composer was R.D. Burman, and he loved working with him. He worked extensively with R.D. Burman from 1975 to 1994 and with Bappi Lahiri from 1983 to 1995. After his father’s death on 13 October 1987, Kumar and his stepbrother Sumit Kumar released the album Dui Kishore as a tribute to Kishore Kumar.
By the end of the ’90s, Amit Kumar had started declining offers from directors. He mainly used to work with Bappi Lahiri and some new artists. In 1996, he withdrew totally from the film industry. He mostly then focused on orchestra shows and live performances. He also used to perform in other languages such as Bengali, Odia, Marathi, Konkani, and Assamese.
After he withdrew from the film industry entirely, he made a comeback in 2000. He produced songs for movies such as Raju Chacha, Apna Sapna Money Money, Himmatvala, and many more.
His acting career started when he was 11 years old. He starred in Kishore Kumar’s film- “Door Gagan Ki Chhaon Mein” in 1964. He appeared in many movies such as Door Ka Raahi (1971), Badhti Ka Naam Dadhi (1974), Shabhash Daddy (1979), and Chalti Ka Naam Zindagi (1982). His last film was with Leena Chandavarkar (stepmother) and Rajesh Khanna named Mamta Ki Chhaon Mein, which was being directed by his father. After Kishore Kumar’s death on 13 October 1987, Amit Kumar took over the film as the director, completed the film and released it in 1989.
- Filmfare Award for Best Playback Singer for the Song “Yaad Aa Rahi Hai” from the Movie “Love Story” in 1981
- 50 Years of Contribution to Indian Music” Award by the House of Commons in 2016