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Zubeen Garg Biography, Age, Height, weight, Wife, Children, Family, Facts, Caste, Wiki & More

Updated On : November 18, 2022

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Short Biography

Zubeen Garg was born on 18-11-1972 in Jorhat in the state of Assam, India. He is an Indian Singer, Music Director, Composer, Songwriter, Musician, Film Actor & Playback Singer who best known for his work in Assamese, Hindi and Bengali Cinema.

Zubeen Garg Complete Bio & Career

Zubeen was born as Jiban Borthakur. The day he made up his mind, that he wants to make his mark in the field of music, he altered his name as Zubeen Garg. He was a huge admirer of the noted composer Zubeen Mehta and that was the reason he changed his first name as Zubeen and his last name Garg is his Gotra.
He was born in a family where there were many singers, so singing came naturally to him. His mother was his first teacher and gave him initial lessons in music. After which, he learned music instrument Tabla from the maestro Robin Banerjee. He learnt folk music of Assam from Guru Romoni Rai. Besides Tabla, he learned various other music instruments as well.
Zubeen first came into the public eye in the year 1992 when he gave a live performance by playing the Tabla. After which, he did several live shows in Assam and gained a lot of popularity among youths. Soon after, he started releasing his own albums and a life changing moment came his way when the noted music composer Pritam approached him to sing 'Yaa Ali' for his film Gangster. That song became a smash hit and Zubeen too became an instant hit in Bollywood. He served as the music director of numerous Assamese and some Hindi films.
Besides singing, Zubeen is also an actor. He started his acting career with the Assamese film Tumi Mur Matho Mur, he has appeared in various Assamese films and has also made appearances on his songs in Bollywood films. He also worked in National award winning film Mon Jai in 2008.

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Zubeen Garg Family, Relatives and Other Relations

Father Mohini Mohon Borthakur
Mother Ily Borthakur
Sisiters Dr. Palme Borthakur, Jonkey Borthakur (Died)
Brother None
Wife Garima Saikia (04-02-2002)

He was born into a Brahmin family to a Magistrate father Mohini Mohon Borthakur and a singer mother Ily Borthakur. He has a sister named Dr. Palme Borthakur. His one another sister, Jonkey Borthakur died in a car accident in 2002. He married a fashion designer Garima Saikia on 04-02-2002.


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Body Measurements

Chest Size 40
Biceps Size 13
Waist Size 32
Skin Colour Fair
Eye Colour Black
Hair Colour Black

Personal Info

Home Town Jorhat
Nationality Indian
Religion Hindu
Address Guwahati
School N/A
College N/A
Qualification N/A
Hobbies Playing Musical Instruments and Traveling
Marital Status Married
Debut As an Actor - Tumi Mur Matho Mur (2000) As a Music Director - Hiya Diya Niya (2000)
Best Movies Tumi Mur Matho Mur (2000), Dinabandhoo (2004), Mon Jai (2008), Rodor Sithi (2014) and The Underworld (2018)

Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About Zubeen Garg

  • Zubeen Garg won the Rajat Kamal national award in 2007 for the film ‘Echoes of Silence’in the best music direction,non-feature film category.
  • Zubeen Garg directed drama in Assamese mobile theatre is Devdas(Brindaban theatre,2014).

Zubeen Garg Age, Birthday Facts and Birthday Countdown

50 years, 4months, 14 days old age Zubeen Garg will turn 51 on 18 November, 2023. Only 7 months, 16 days, 12 hours,56 minutes has left for his next birthday.

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