Google paid tribute to India's iconic and most loved singer Kishore Kumar with "Google Doodle" on its home page www.google.co.in on 85th Birdthday of Kishore Kumar. Kishore Kumar, born as Abhas Kumar Ganguly on August 4, 1929, is considered a legend in Hindi Cinema due to his above mentioned talents. Kumar was introduced to Hindi Cinema at an early age by his elder brother Ashok Kumar who had already made his mark as an actor. He made his debut in Bollywood as a singer in the movie Bombay Talkies, which starred his own brother Ashok in the lead role.
Kishore Kumar is most popularly known for his roles in Chalti Ka Naam Gaadi and Padosan. His first film was Shikari where he acted opposite his brother Ashok Kumar. Some of his evergreen songs include gems like Hum Hain Rahi Pyaar Ke, Phoolon Ke Rang Se, Yeh Raatein Yeh Mausam etc. The legendary singer passed away on October 13, 1987.