Akkineni Nageswara Rao
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Akkineni Nageswara Rao

Indian Actor
Male
Born Sep 20, 1924
Age 90
Hometown Madras Presidency
Other Names Akkineni Nageswar...

Akkineni Nageswara Rao, also known as ANR, is a Telugu cinema actor from Gudivada, Andhra Pradesh. Nageswara Rao has worked in several genres of films in his 70-year acting career, including mythological, social, and drama films. Nageswara Rao has been active in the Telugu film industry since 1941 and is the recipient of the Dada Saheb Phalke Award, the highest award for films in India.… Read More

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CHILDHOOD

1924 Birth Born on September 20, 1924.

TEENAGE

1941 16 Years Old Nageswara Rao's first Telugu film was manmadhudu in 1941, wherein he played the role of one of the main lead's childhood friends. … Read More

THIRTIES

1956 31 Years Old The Telugu film industry in its early days was based out of Madras (now Chennai) in Tamil Nadu. The new state of Andhra Pradesh was carved out from the Madras Presidency on 1 November 1956 and several leaders opined that in order to create a separate identity for the Telugu film industry, it had to be based out of Hyderabad, the capital of Andhra Pradesh. … Read More

LATE ADULTHOOD

1996 71 Years Old …  He received in 1996 the NTR National Award.He is also a recipient of Padmashri, Padmabhushan and Padma Vibhushan awards. and 2 Filmfare Best Actor Award (Telugu). … Read More
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