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Bismillah Khan

(1914—2006)


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(b. Dumraon, near Bhojpur, Bihar, 21 Mar. 1914; d. Benares, 21 Aug. 2006) Shehnai wizard, lived in Benares.

He received the nation's highest honour Bharat Ratna in 2001, preceded by ...

Subjects: Indian Music.


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