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Rabindranath Tagore Biography

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Rabindranath Tagore – Biography
Name Rabindranath Tagore
Born Rabindranath Thakur
7 May 1861
Calcutta, Bengal Presidency,British India
Died 7 August 1941 (aged 80)
Calcutta, Bengal Presidency, British India
Occupation Poet, short story writer, song composer, novelist, playwright, essayist, painter
Language Bengali, English
Nationality India
Ethnicity Bengali
Notable work(s) Gitanjali, Gora, Ghare-Baire,Jana Gana Mana, Rabindra Sangeet, Amar Shonar Bangla(other works)
Notable award(s) Nobel Prize in Literature
1913
Spouse(s) Mrinalini Devi (m. 1883-1902)
Children five children, two of whom died in childhood
Relative(s) Tagore family
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