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Himansu Rai (1892–1940)

Himansu Rai was born in 1892. He was a producer and actor, known for A Throw of Dice (1929), Prem Sanyas (1925) and Shiraz (1928). He was married to Devika Rani. He died on May 18, 1940 in Bombay, British India. See full bio »



(age 48) in Bombay, British India

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Known For

A Throw of Dice
A Throw of Dice Producer
Prem Sanyas
Prem Sanyas Producer
Shiraz Producer
Karma Producer


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 1939 Kangan (producer)
 1937 Jeevan Prabhat (producer)
 1937 Savitri (producer)
 1937 Izzat (producer)
 1936 Achhut Kanya (producer)
 1936 Janmabhoomi (producer)
 1936 Jeevan Naya (producer)
 1935 Jawani Ki Hawa (producer)
 1933 Karma (producer)
 1929 A Throw of Dice (producer)
 1928 Shiraz (producer)
 1925 Prem Sanyas (producer)
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Credited with bringing technical sophistication to Indian cinema, Rai was among one of the earliest Indian filmmakers that collaborated with European filmmakers to improve the quality of Indian filmmaking using foreign technical knowledge and equipment. See more »

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