He was the eldest son of Pratap Narayan Shrivastav and Saraswati Devi. Realizing that this was not the path he wanted to follow, he went back to the university. It was amitabh bachchan biography in hindi language pdf, that he used ‘Bachchan’ as his last name instead of Srivastava.
Harivanshrai’s thesis got him his PhD at Cambridge. He is the second Indian to get his doctorate in English literature from Cambridge. After returning to India he again took to teaching and also served at All India Radio, Allahabad. In 1926, at the age of 19, Bachchan married his first wife, Shyama, who was then 14 years old. He also enriched Hindi through his translations of major writings. Harivanshrai was nominated to the Indian Rajya Sabha in 1966 and government gave him the Sahitya Akademi award three years later.
In 1976 he was honoured with the Padma Bhushan for his immense contribution to Hindi literature. Sovietland Nehru Award and the Lotus Award of the Afro-Asian writers’ conference, for his unique contribution to the world of letters. But if ever asked to introduce himself, he had a simple introduction: Mitti ka tan, masti ka man, kshan-bhar jivan — mera parichay. Bachchan died on 18 January 2003, at the age of 95, as a result of various respiratory ailments.
December 2007, at the age of 93. Bachchan’s work has been used in Movies and music multiple times. Couplets of “Koshish karne waalon ki kabhi. Ministry of Home Affairs, Government of India. In the Afternoon of Time: An Autobiography: Harivansh Rai Bachchan, Rupert Snell, Baccana, Harivansh Rai BacHChhan: 9780670881581: Amazon. This page was last edited on 11 January 2018, at 14:17. Please forward this error screen to md-in-50.
This is a featured list. Click here for more information. Amitabh Bachchan is looking at the camera. Indian film actor, playback singer, producer and television personality. He later appeared as Dr. He has since appeared in several films with the character name “Vijay”.