Indian musicians born in 1931

Here are 13 famous musicians from India were born in 1931:

O. N. V. Kurup

O. N. V. Kurup (May 27, 1931 Chavara-) also known as Ottaplavil Neelakandan Velu Kurup, O N V Kurup, ഒറ്റപ്ലാക്കല്‍ നമ്പിയാടിക്കൽ വേലു കുറുപ്പ്, O. N. V., O.N.V. Kurup or Ottaplakkal Nambiyadikkal Velu Kurup is an Indian writer, poet, teacher, lyricist and actor. He has two children, Mayadevi Kurup and Rajeevan Kurup.

His discography includes: Rajashilpi.

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Bahadur Khan

Bahadur Khan (January 19, 1931 Shibpur-October 3, 1989 Kolkata) also known as Ustad Bahadur Khan, Ostad Bahadur Khan or Bahadur Hossain Khan was an Indian film score composer. His children are Kirit Khan and Bidyut Khan.

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M. S. Gopalakrishnan

M. S. Gopalakrishnan (June 10, 1931 India-January 3, 2013) also known as M.S.Gopalakrishnan was an Indian violinist.

Related albums: Masterworks From the NCPA Archives, Violin Melody, Master Piece and Live in Sydney.

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Manohari Singh

Manohari Singh (March 8, 1931 Kolkata-July 13, 2010 Mumbai) also known as Manohari Babloo, Basu-Manohari, Manhori, Basu Manohari, Manohari, Manohri, Manori, Monohari, Manohar Singh or Manohri Singh was an Indian film score composer.

His discography includes: Instrumental Saxophone.

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Abdul Alim

Abdul Alim (July 27, 1931 India-September 5, 1974) was an Indian , .

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Sri Chinmoy

Sri Chinmoy (August 27, 1931 Chittagong District-October 11, 2007 Jamaica) also known as Sri Chinmov, Chinmoy Kumar Ghose or Sri Chinmoy Kumar Ghose was an Indian spiritual leader, author, athlete, artist, poet, musician, visual artist and music artist.

Discography: Songs Heavenly - Shindhu.

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Nikhil Banerjee

Nikhil Banerjee (October 14, 1931 Kolkata-January 27, 1986) also known as Banerjee, Nikhil was an Indian composer.

His discography includes: The Legend Lives On, Sitar Recital, Classical Instrumental Sitar, Fond Memories Vol. 3, Afternoon Ragas, Pandit, Pandit - Raga Manomanjari, Signature Series Vol 4, Pandit Nikhil Banerjee and . Genres: Hindustani classical music.

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Meena Khadikar

Meena Khadikar (September 7, 1931 Mumbai-) also known as मीना खडीकर, Meena Mangeshker, Meena Khadikar or Meena Mangeshkar is an Indian singer and playback singer.

Genres related to her: Indian classical music and Folk music.

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Vaali (October 29, 1931 Srirangam-July 18, 2013 Chennai) also known as T. S. Rangarajan or Valli was an Indian actor, writer, screenwriter, poet and lyricist.

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Kurien Kunnumpuram

Kurien Kunnumpuram (July 8, 1931-) is an Indian , .

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Ustad Ghulam Mustafa Khan

Ustad Ghulam Mustafa Khan (March 3, 1931-) also known as Khan, Ustad Ghulam Mustafa or Ghulam Mustafa Khan is an Indian singer and playback singer.

His albums include Timeless and . Genres: Hindustani classical music.

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Sandhya Mukhopadhyay

Sandhya Mukhopadhyay (October 4, 1931 Kolkata-) also known as Sandhya Mukherjee is an Indian singer, composer, musician and playback singer.

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Kishori Amonkar

Kishori Amonkar (April 10, 1931 Mumbai-) is an Indian singer and film score composer. She has two children, Nihar Amonkar and Bibhas Amonkar.

Her most important albums: Basant Bahar, Volume 1, Bhaktimala - Shri Vishnu Sahasranamavali v.1, Bismillah Khan, Classical Encounters, Ghat Ghat Mein Pahchi Bolta, Great Jugalbandis, Maestro's Choice - Series One, Malhar Malika, Raga Hansdhwani and Ragas Lalit and Sindhi Bhairavi (disc 2). Genres she performed include Thumri and Hindustani classical music.

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