Kishore Kumar , original name Abhas Kumar Ganguly, (born August 4, 1929, Khandwa, British India—died October 13, 1987, Bombay [now Mumbai]), Indian actor, playback singer, composer, and director known for his comic roles in Indian films of the 1950s and for his expressive and versatile singing voice, which, in the course of a career that spanned nearly four decades, he lent to many of India’s top screen actors.
Songs done by Kishore Kumar
Janab Mana Ne Pukara Nahi, Kya Mera Saath Bhi Gawara Nahi , Aa Chal Ke Tujhe Main Leke Chalu Ek Aise , Chhod Do Aanchal Jamaana Kya Kahega , Ek Ladki Bhigi Bhagi Si , Haal Kaisa Hai Janaab Ka, Kya Khayal Hai Aapka , O Mere Dil Ke Chen, Chen Aaye Mere Dil Ko Duaa Kijiye , Rimjhim Gire Sawan, Sulag Sulag Jaye Man , Main Sitaro Ka Tarana, Main Baharo Ka Fasana , Humen Tumse Pyar Kitna Ye Hum Nahi , Piya Piya Piya Mora Jiya Pukare, Hum Bhi Chalenge Saiya Sang.
Movies done by Kishore Kumar
2. Chalti Ka Naam Gaadi
4. Mr. X in Bombay
5. Aap Ki Kasam
7. Amar Akbar Anthony
8. Kati Patang
9. Muqaddar Ka Sikandar
10. Amar Prem
14.CHALTI KA NAAM GAADI
15. HALF TICKET
16. DOOR GAGAN KI CHHAON MEIN
18. HUNGAMA .
Awards won by Kishore Kumar
Filmfare Awards won by Kishore Kumar for “Roop Tera Mastana” , “Dil Aisa Kisi Ne Mera” , “Khaike Paan Banaras Wala” , “Hazaar Raahen Mudke Dekheen” , “Pag Ghungroo Baandh” , “Agar Tum Na Hote” , “Manzilein Apni Jagah Hain” , “Saagar Kinaare” . Bengal Film Journalists’ Association Awards :
• 1971 – Best Male Playback Singer for Aradhana
• 1972 – Best Male Playback Singer for Andaz
• 1973 – Best Male Playback Singer for Hare Rama Hare Krishna
• 1975 – Best Male Playback Singer for Kora Kagaz