Today’s Google Doodle dedicated to bismillah khan third classical musician. He was born in the Dumraon state of Bihar on 21 March 1916. He is also famous as ustad bismillah khan. He was Awarded Bharat Ratna in 2001. His grandfather Ustad salar Hussian Khan and Grandfather Rashool Baksh Khan Were also musicians in Dumraon palace.
At the age of 6, he moved to varasni and receive training of shehnai under his uncle. Bismillah Khan is one of the finest musicians in Indian classical music. He also won award Padma vibhushan, Padma Bhushan, Padma Shri any many other awards. On Republic day celebration Bismillah khan opening notes are broadcast.
Bismillah khan started his carrier at age 14. After giving a performance at all India music conference at Kolkata in 1937 he is known as shehnai maestro. His music is globally spread after his performance at the Edinburgh music festival in 1966. Ustad Bismillah khan referred to Chennai as his wife. This thing shows the passion of ustad bismillah towards the music.