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Ali Akbar Khan (1922–2009)

Ali Akbar Khan was born on April 14, 1922 in Shibpur, Comilla, Bengal Presidency, British India. He is known for his work on The Goddess (1960), The Darjeeling Limited (2007) and Little Buddha (1993). He was married to Mary Khan. He died on June 18, 2009 in San Anselmo, California, USA. See full bio »

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The Goddess
The Goddess Composer
The Darjeeling Limited
Little Buddha
Little Buddha Music Department
The Householder
The Householder Composer


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 2004 Early Color Films (Video documentary short)
 1975 The Blind Owl
 1963 Ustad Alauddin Khan (Documentary)
 1963 The Householder (as Ustad Ali Akbar Khan)
 1961 Jhinder Bandi
 1960 Kshudhita Pashan (as Ustad Ali Akbar Khan)
 1960 The Goddess (as Ostad Ali Akbar Khan)
 1959 The Sword and the Flute (Short documentary)
 1959 The Steel Goddess (TV Movie)
 1958 Pathetic Fallacy (as Ustad Ali Akbar Khan)
 1952 Aandhiyan
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Alternate Names:

Ali Khan | Ostad Ali Akbar Khan | Ustad Ali Akbar Khan

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