Biography - A Short Wiki
Known as the Ghazal King, he has sold millions of records and revived the popularity of the Ghazal genre.
While completing his studies, he started singing and learning music at local Sikh temples.
He was awarded the highest civilian honor, the Rajastan Ratna, by his home state of Rajastan.
How did Jagjit Singh die?
Jagjit Singh's death was caused by hemorrhagic stroke.
Jagjit Singh, a singer of wide popularity in South Asia who helped revive and popularize ghazals — a venerable form of Persian poetry set to music expressing the writer’s feelings, especially about love — died on Monday in Mumbai. He was 70. The cause was a brain hemorrhage, a spokesman for Lilavati Hospital said.
|Cause of death||Hemorrhagic Stroke|
|Age of death||70 years|
|Birthday||February 8, 1941|
|Death date||October 10, 2011|
|Place of death||Lilavati Hospital And Research Centre, Mumbai, India|
|Place of burial||N/A|