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An icon of Bengali cinema who appeared in Sonar Kella, Joy Baba Felunath, and Shakha Proshakha. He received the highest award available to a French citizen, the Officier des Arts et Metiers’ Award.
He graduated with honors from City Collge, Kolkata with a degree in Bengali Literature.
He turned down the 2001 Special Jury Award for Best Actor at the National Film Awards, protesting the committee’s tendency to award mainstream films.
How did Soumitra Chatterjee die?
Soumitra Chatterjee's death was caused by coronavirus disease.
Soumitra Chatterjee, legendary Bengali actor, dies at 85 in Kolkata after battle with Covid-19.
|Cause of death||Coronavirus disease|
|Age of death||85 years|
|Birthday||January 19, 1935|
|Death date||November 15, 2020|
|Place of death||Kolkata, India|
|Place of burial||N/A|