Uday Shankar

Uday Shankar (8 December 1900 – 26 September 1977) (Bengali: উদয় শংকর), the pioneer of modern dance in India, and a world renowned Indian dancer and choreographer, was most known for adapting Western theatrical techniques to traditional Indian classical dance, imbued with elements of Indian classical, folk, and tribal dance, thus laying the roots of modern Indian dance, which he later popularized... Read more at Wikipedia


Date of Birth: 08-Dec-1900

Place of Birth: Udaipur, Rajasthan, India

Date of Death: 26-Sep-1977

Profession: Choreography, Dancer

Nationality: India

Zodiac Sign: Sagittarius






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