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List of Dadasaheb Phalke Award Recipients

The Dadasaheb Phalke Award is an annual award given by the Indian government for lifetime contribution to Indian cinema. The award is named after Dadasaheb Phalke (Dhundiraj Govind Phalke). He is known as the father of Indian cinema. The award was instituted in the annual National Awards in 1969, the birth centenary year of Dadasaheb Phalke, to honour his invaluable contribution to Indian cinema.

No.YearWinnerOccupation
412009Manoj KumarActor, Director
402008VK MurthyCinematographer
392007Manna DeySinger
382006Tapan SinhaDirector
372005Shyam BenegalDirector
362004Adoor GopalakrishnanDirector
352003Mrinal SenDirector
342002Dev AnandActor, Director, Producer
332001Yash ChopraDirector, Producer
322000Asha BhosleSinger
311999Hrishikesh MukherjeeDirector
301998B.R. ChopraDirector, Producer
291997PradeepLyricist
281996Sivaji GanesanActor
271995RajkumarActor
261994Dilip KumarActor
251993Majrooh SultanpuriLyricist
241992Bhupen HazarikaComposer (Music Director)
231991Bhalji PendharkarDirector, Producer, Writer
221990Akkineni Nageswara RaoActor
211989Lata MangeshkarSinger
201988Ashok KumarActor
191987Raj KapoorActor, Director
181986B. Nagi ReddyProducer
171985V. ShantaramActor, Director, Producer
161984Satyajit RayDirector
151983Durga KhoteActress
141982L. V. PrasadActor, Director, Producer
131981Naushad AliComposer (Music Director)
121980Paidi JairajActor, Director
111979Sohrab ModiActor, Director, Producer
101978Rai Chand BoralComposer, Director
91977Nitin BoseCinematographer, Director, Writer,
81976Kanan DeviActress
71975Dhirendranath GangulyActor, Director
61974Bomireddi Narasimha ReddyDirector
51973Ruby Myers (Sulochana)Actress
41972Pankaj MullickComposer (Music Director)
31971Prithviraj KapoorActor (posthumous)
21970B. N. SircarProducer
11969Devika RaniActress

Originally posted 2017-02-24 22:31:31.