Bhimsen Joshi Trivia Quiz: Indian Vocalist Received Bharat Ratna

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Bhimsen Joshi Trivia Quiz: Indian Vocalist Received Bharat Ratna

Bhimsen Joshi was born on 4 February 1922 and died on 24 January 2011. The great Indian vocalist from Karnataka, known as Pandit, belonged to the Hindustani classical tradition. A popular singer of devotional music (bhajans and abhangs), he is known for the khayal style of singing. Hindustani classical music, Kirana Gharana, is Joshi's tradition. In addition to his concerts, Joshi toured Afghanistan, Italy, France, Canada, and the United States between 1964 and 1982. A poster advertising his concerts in New York City was the first advertisement for an Indian musician.

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Where was Bhimsen Joshi born?

  • Canada

  • India

  • USA

  • UK

When was Bhimsen Joshi born?

  • 4 February 1922

  • 4 February 1923

  • 4 February 1924

  • 4 February 1925

In which year Bhimsen Joshi received Padma Vibhushan?

  • 2007

  • 2008

  • 2009

  • 1999

When Bhimsen Joshi died?

  • 24 January 2008

  • 24 January 2009

  • 24 January 2011

  • 24 January 2010

Who was Bhimsen Joshi?

  • Politician

  • Teacher

  • Indian vocalist

  • None of the above

Which of the following song sung by Bhimsen Joshi?

  • Ramya Hi Swargahunlanka

  • Mast Maula

  • Manike Mage Hithe Tamil

  • Dil Galti Kar Baitha Hai

In which year Bhimsen Joshi received Padma Bhushan?

  • 2008

  • 2009

  • 1985

  • 1999

In which year Bhimsen Joshi received Padma Shri?

  • 2009

  • 1972

  • 1999

  • 1985

Which of the following awards was NOT given to Bhimsen Joshi?

  • Padma Shri 

  • Padma Bhushan 

  • Padma Vibhushan 

  • Nobel Prize 

In which year Bhimsen Joshi received Bharat Ratna?

  • 2007

  • 2008

  • 2009

  • 2010

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