How UR Ananthamurthy Died: Cause of Death, Age at Death, and More!

UR Ananthamurthy reached the impressive age of 81 years. Find out the cause of death and more exciting information regarding the death of this famous novelist.

Biography - A Short Wiki

Famous for his association with Kannada literature’s Navya movement of the 1950s, Ananthamurthy penned a number of acclaimed psychological novels, including Bharathi Pura; Samskara; and Bhava.

After receiving his master’s degree from the University of Mysore and his PhD from the University of Birmingham, he began his teaching career at the former institution.

His numerous literary honors include a 1994 Jnanpith Award; the 1998 Padma Bhushan; and a 2013 Man Booker International Prize nomination.

How did UR Ananthamurthy die?

Information about the death of UR Ananthamurthy
Cause of deathN/A
Age of death81 years
ProfessionNovelist
BirthdayDecember 21, 1932
Death dateAugust 22, 2014
Place of deathN/A
Place of burialN/A