We must know about the Dadasaheb Phalke Award Winners List. This is a very important topic of general knowledge. Every candidate should know about the name of Dadasaheb Phalke Award winners. Recently Mega Star Amitabh Bachchan has received this award for the outstanding contribution to the growth and development of Indian cinema.
Dadasaheb Phalke Award is the highest award in the Film Industry. Thus this award is given annually. Who is the first winner of the Dadasaheb Falke Award? Generally, this question comes in all types of competitive exams. So we must know about the name of the winner. The first winner of the Dadasaheb Falke award is “Devika Rani” in 1969. For the mind-blowing contribution in the film industry. She received this award on the occasion of 17th National Films Awards.
Who is Dadasaheb Phalke?
Dadasaheb is known as the “father of Indian Cinema” He has made the first full-length feature film “Raja Harishchandra” in 1913. Ministry of Information and Broadcasting gives this award every year in the film festival. Ministry of Information and Broadcasting gives Dadasaheb award to them who did wonderful work in the film industry for long. According to the report, the government has started to give this award from 1969.
He was born on 30 April 1870 in a brahman family in Maharashtra. He learned photography and took training in drama. After completion of all education, he went to Germany to make a film. After arrival in India, he makes the first full movie Raja Harishchandra.
Students should know about the list of Dadasaheb Phalke Award winner’s name. Sometimes last year winners of dada saheb Phalke award questions come in the exam. So we give you the updated list of Dadasaheb Falke Award 2018. He directed the Raja Harishchadra Hindi movie.
The Value of Dadasaheb Phalke Award
In this award Ministry of Information and Broadcasting provides the Swarna Kamal (Golden Lotus) and 1,000,000/- Rupees to a receiver. Most recently Dadasaheb Phalke goes to Film Star Amitabh Bachchan.
List of Dadasaheb Phalke Award Winners List 2018
|Winners Name||Film Industry||Year|
|Pankaj Mullick||Bengali & Hindi||1972|
|Ruby Myers (Sulochana)||Hindi||1973|
|Bommireddy Narasimha Reddy||Telugu||1974|
|Dhirendra Nath Ganguly||Bengali||1975|
|Nitin Bose||Hindi, Bengali||1977|
|Raichand Boral||Bengali, Hindi||1978|
|Paidi Jairaj||Telugu, Hindi||1980|
|L. V. Prasad||Telugu, Hindi, Tamil,||1982|
|Durga Khote||Marathi, Hindi||1983|
|V. Shantaram||Hindi, Marathi||1985|
|B. Nagi Reddy||Telugu||1986|
|Lata Mangeshkar||Hindi, Marathi||1989|
|Akkineni Nageswara Rao||Telugu||1990|
|B. R. Chopra||Hindi||1998|
|Asha Bhosle||Marathi, Hindi||2000|
|Tapan Sinha||Hindi, Bengali||2006|
|Manna Dey||Bengali, Hindi||2007|
|V. K. Murthy||Hindi||2008|
|K. Balachander||Tamil, Telugu||2010|
Thus you have learnt about the list of Dadasaheb Phalke award winner from 1969 to till now. So read these name according to year and film industry name.