Anoushka Shankar Rank
About Anoushka Shankar
Anoushka Shankar is a renowned Indian composer and sitar player known for being the daughter of legendary Indian musician and composer Ravi Shankar. She is also the half-sister of renowned American singer Nora Jones. Her debut album Anoushka was released in 1998. Her third album,Live at Carnegie Hall earned her a Grammy Award nomination.
In 2009, she began a romantic relationship with British film director Joe Wright. The couple tied the knot in 2010 and welcomed their first child, Zubin, the following year. They had another child named Mohan in 2015.
In 2003, she made history by becoming both the youngest musician and first woman to be nominated for a Grammy Award in the World Music category.
She is an outspoken supporter of the rights of animals.
Anoushka Shankar Rank
Anoushka Shankar's Popularity
Anoushka Shankar is a famous English-Indian sitar player and composer, who was born on June 9, 1981. As a person born on this date, Anoushka Shankar is listed in our database as the 18th most popular celebrity for the day (June 9) and the 122nd most popular for the year (1981).
People born on June 9 fall under the Zodiac sign of Gemini, the Twins. Anoushka Shankar is the 737th most popular Gemini.
Aside from information specific to Anoushka Shankar's birthday, Anoushka Shankar is the 1st most famous English-Indian.
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