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Name

Name

Kalamandalam Krishnan Nair

Birth

April 7, 1914, Cheruthazham, Kannur, Kerala

Teachers

Guru Chandu Panickar, Pattikkamthodi Ravunni Menon, Thakazhi Kunchu Kurup, Kavalappara Narayanan Nair, and Mani Madhava Chakyar (Kutiyattam)

Famous roles

Nala, Bahuka (Nala Charitam), Rugmangada (Rugmangada Charitam), Roudra Bheeman (Duryodhana Vadham), Poothana (Poothana Moksham), Sundara Brahmanan (Rukmini Swayamvaram), Visvamitra (Harischandra Charitam), Parasurama (Sita Swayamvaram) and Arjunan (Kalakeya Vadham, Subhadra Haranam, Santhana Gopalam)

Spouse

Mohiniyattam dancer, Kalamandalam Kalyanikutty Amma

Awards

Sangeet Natak Akademi (1967) Padma Shri (1970)

Books

Ente Jeevitham: Arangilum Aniyarayilum (‘My Life, On-Stage and Backstage’, 1991), Nalacharitam Attaprakaram (1984)

Death

August 15, 1990