Himanshu Rai (I) (1892–1940)


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Himanshu Rai (1892 - 16 May 1940), one of the pioneers of Indian cinema, is best known as one of the founders of the studio in 1934, along with Rajnarayan Dube and Devika Rani. He was associated with a number of movies, including Goddess (1922), The Light of Asia (1925), Shiraz (1928), A Throw of Dice (1929) and Karma (1933). He was married to ... See full bio »

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(age 48) in Bombay, British India

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Known For

Shiraz Producer
(1928)
A Throw of Dice Producer
(1929)
Achhut Kanya Producer
(1936)
Mahal Additional Crew
(1949)

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 1940 Azad (producer - as Himansu Rai)
 1940 Bandhan (producer - as Himansu Rai)
 1940 Punar Milan (producer - as Himansu Rai)
 1940 Vilayati Babu (producer - as Himansu Rai)
 1940 Indian lady (producer - as Himansu Rai)
 1940 Bemisal (producer - as Himansu Rai)
 1939 Chhotisi Duniya (producer - as Himansu Rai)
 1939 Durga (producer - as Himansu Rai)
 1939 Navjeevan (producer - as Himansu Rai)
 1939 The Bangle (producer - as Himansu Rai)
 1939 Naya Zamana 1939 (producer - as Himansu Rai)
 1938 Bhabi (producer - as Himansu Rai)
 1938 Nirmala (producer - as Himansu Rai)
 1938 Vachan (producer - as Himansu Rai)
 1938 Lahore To Calcutta (producer - as Himansu Rai)
 1937 Jeevan Prabhat (producer - as Himansu Rai)
 1937 Prem Kahani (producer - as Himansu Rai)
 1937 Savitri (producer - as Himansu Rai)
 1937 Izzat (producer - as Himansu Rai)
 1936 Achhut Kanya (producer - as Himansu Rai)
 1936 Always Tell Your Wife (producer - as Himansu Rai)
 1936 Buddha 1936 (producer - as Himansu Rai)
 1936 Mamta (producer - as Himansu Rai)
 1936 Miyaa Biwi (producer - as Himansu Rai)
 1936 Janmabhoomi (producer - as Himansu Rai)
 1936 Jeevan Naya (producer - as Himansu Rai)
 1935 Jawani Ki Hawa (producer - as Himansu Rai)
 1935 Karma 1935 (producer - as Himansu Rai)
 1933 Fate (producer - as Himansu Rai)
 1929 A Throw of Dice (producer - as Himansu Rai)
 1928 Shiraz (producer - as Himansu Rai)
 1925 Prem Sanyas (producer - as Himansu Rai)
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