Anil Kapoor conferred with Master Deenanath Mangeshkar Award [ Current Affairs ]


Bollywood eminent actor Anil Kapoor received with prestigious Master Deenanath Mangeshkar Award 2015 by noted historian and writer Babasaheb Purandare. Apart from Anil Kapoor, veteran Marathi actor Dilip Prabhavalkar was also bestowed with the prestigious Master Deenanath Mangeshkar Award 2015.

Image of Anil Kapoor - Indian Actor

Image of Anil Kapoor - Indian Actor

Master Deenanath Mangeshkar Award

  • In 1999, Master Dinanath Mangeshkar was instituted in memory of Dinanath Mangeshkar, father of Lata Mangeshkar and since then it is awarded annually to persons for their outstanding contributions to music and movies.
  • Dinanath Mangeshkar was born on December 29, 1900 and died on April 24, 1942 and the awards carries monetary award of Rs 101 001, memento and citation.
  • The award ceremony is held annually on 24 April.
  • The award was given to Bollywood legend Rishi Kapoor and eminent musician Zakir Hussain in 2014.
  • Anil Kapoor was born on 24 December 1956 and his parents was Surinder and Nirmal aka Suchitra Kapoor.

- Published on: April 27, 2015