- Name : Gulshan Kumar
- Date of Birth : May 05, 1951
- Passed Away On : Aug 12, 1997
- Religion : Hindu
- Death Place : Mumbai
- Address : New Delhi
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DATE OF BIRTH: 5 May 1951
PASSED AWAY ON: 12 August 1997
PLACE OF BIRTH: New Delhi
DEATH PLACE: Mumbai
OCCUPATION: Founder of the T-Series Music Label
Gulshan Kumar Dua was the founder of the famous T-Series Music Label. He was a producer and director of many Bollywood movies.
Gulshan Kumar Dua was born into a Punjabi family. His father was Chandrabhan who was a fruit juice seller in Darya Ganj market in Delhi. Gulshan Kumar too joined his father from a very early age.
Gulshan Kumar’s family changed its business and acquired a shop and sold records and cheap audio cassettes. Kumar too joined his family business and this was the beginning of a vast music empire.
Kumar started his own business of audio cassettes operation that was known as “Super Cassettes Industries”. His own venture reached the pinnacle of success and profited leaps and bounds. He started a music production company that was based out of Noida but later on he shifted to Bombay (present day Mumbai).
Some of the famous movies from his production house were as follows:
•Lal Dupatta Malmal Ka in 1989. This was his first movie in Bollywood
•Aashiqui in the year 1990 that became a musical hit of the year and is still remembered for its music.