Awards & Winners

Kanan Devi

Date of Birth 22-April-1916
Place of Birth Howrah
(India, West Bengal, Howrah district, Kolkata)
Nationality India
Also know as কানন দেবী, Methra, Kanan Bhattacharya, Kananbala, Kanan Bala, Kanan Dassi, Bengal
Profession Singer, Actor, Film Producer
Kanan Devi was an Indian actress and singer. She was among the early singing stars of Indian cinema, and is credited popularly as the first star of Bengali cinema. Her singing style, usually in rapid tempo, was used instrumentally in some of the biggest hits of New Theatres, Kolkata.

Awards by Kanan Devi

Check all the awards nominated and won by Kanan Devi.


Dadasaheb Phalke Award
(Awarded as an Actress)