He's probably the only poet in the world who penned verses that later became the national anthems of two separate countries. He's definitely the first non-European to win the Nobel Prize in Literature. He composed over two thousand songs, and created an entire genre of light classical music. And he founded India's first University devoted to the Fine Arts.
One hundred and fifty years ago, today, Rabindranath Tagore was born.
May 7, 1861 - August 7, 1941
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