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Ravi Shankar

Musician Ravi Shankar

Profession: Musician

United Kingdom

Why Famous: Best known for popularizing the Indian musical instrument, the sitar during the second half of the 20th century.

Born: April 7, 1920
Birthplace: Varanasi, India

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Aries

Died: December 11, 2012 (aged 92)
Cause of Death: Respiratory failure

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