Here are 13 famous musicians from India died at 79:
Shammi Kapoor (October 21, 1931 Mumbai-August 14, 2011 Mumbai) also known as Shamsher Raj Kapoor, Shammi Kapur, Shri Shammi Kapoor, Elvis Presley of India, Shamsher Raj Prithviraj Kapoor, Shammi, Rebel Star or Shamsher Raj "Shammi" Kapoor was an Indian actor and film director. His children are Aditya Raj Kapoor, Kanchan Ketan Desai and Aditya Raj Kapoor.
He died as a result of chronic kidney disease.
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Nissim Ezekiel (December 16, 1924 Mumbai-January 9, 2004 Mumbai) was an Indian writer.
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Raja Ramanna (January 28, 1925 Tiptur-September 24, 2004 Mumbai) was an Indian scientist and physicist.
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Shivani (October 17, 1923 Rajkot-March 21, 2003 New Delhi) was an Indian writer.
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Shanta Shelke (October 19, 1922 Indapur-June 6, 2002) was an Indian writer.
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Balai Chand Mukhopadhyay (July 19, 1899 Manihari-February 9, 1979 Kolkata) also known as Bonoful, Balaichand Mukhopadhyay, Balaichand Mukherjee, Banphool, Banaphul, Balai Chand Mukhopadhyay or Banaphool was an Indian writer and physician.
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Ravishankar Shukla (August 2, 1877 Madhya Pradesh-December 31, 1956 New Delhi) a.k.a. Pandit Ravishankar Shukla or Pandit Ravi Shankar Shukla was an Indian lawyer and politician.
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Purushottam Das Tandon (August 1, 1882 Allahabad-July 1, 1962) a.k.a. Rajarshi was an Indian politician.
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Vallathol Narayana Menon (October 16, 1878 Malappuram district-March 13, 1958) was an Indian poet.
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Jana Krishnamurthi (May 24, 1928 Tamil Nadu-September 25, 2007 Chennai) a.k.a. K. Jana Krishnamurthi was an Indian politician and lawyer.
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Nedurumalli Janardhana Reddy (February 20, 1935 Vakadu-May 9, 2014 Hyderabad) was an Indian politician.
He died as a result of liver disease.
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Arvind Apte (October 24, 1934 Mumbai-August 5, 2014 Pune) was an Indian personality.
He died caused by prostate cancer.
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Karpoor Chandra Kulish (March 20, 1926 Rajasthan-January 17, 2006 Jaipur) was an Indian journalist.
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