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Important Awards & Award Winner 2012


1. Maharashtra Bhushan Award (2011-12) – Anil Kakodkar

2. National Awards Winners for 2012
a. Best Film – Kannada film ‘Byari’ and Marathi film ‘Deool’
b. Best Hindi Film – I Am
c. Best Actor – Girish Kulkarni (Marathi film ‘Deool’)
d. Best Actress – Vidya Balan (The DirtyPicture)
e. Best Director – Gurvinder Singh (Punjabi film ‘Anhe Ghore Da Daan’)
f. Salman Khan’s Chillar Party team won 3 National awards including Best Children’s film
g. Vidya Balan bagged the Best Actress award for her superlative performance in ‘The Dirty Picture’

3. Dadasaheb Phalke Award 2011 – Soumitra Chatterjee (Bengali actor)
4. Saraswati Samman (2011) – Dr AA Manavalan (Tamil) for his work ‘Irama Kathaiyum Iramayakalum’ (Ramakatha and Ramayanas).
5. Moorti Devi Award (2011) – Dr Gulab Kothari for his book “Mein Hi Radha, Mein Hi Krishna”
6. Bihari Puraskar (2011) – Rajasthani poet Dr Arjundeo Charan for his work “Ghar To Ek Naam Hai Bharose Ro”

7. Vyas Samman (2011) – Hindi writer Ramdarash mishra for his work “aam kepatte”
8. Life time achievement award at 8th Dubai International film festival – A.R. Rahman
9. V. Shantaram Life Time Achievement Award – environmental filmmaker MikePandey
10. Best Friend of American Worker – Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao
11. Kalidas Samman (2009-10) – Dr. N. Rajam and Saroja Vaidyanathan
12. Lata Mangeshkar Award (2011) by the Madhya Pradesh government – Rajesh Roshan

13. National Medals of Arts and Humanities award USA (2011)- AmartyaSen
14. Templeton Prize (2012)- Dalai lama

15. 54th Grammy award – 2012

a. Album of the Year: “21,” Adele
b. Record of the Year: “Rolling in the Deep” Adele
c. Song of the Year: “Rolling in the Deep” Adele Adkins & Paul Epworth
d. British singer Adele got 6 Grammy award
16. Laureus award in sports – 2012
a. Sports man of the year – Novak Djokovic (Serbia)
b. Sports woman of the year – Vivian Cheruiyut (Kenya)

17. 65th BAFTA award – 2012
a. Best film – The Artistb. Best Actor – Jean Dujardin (Film – The Artist)c. Best Actress – Meryl Streep (Film – The Iron Lady)d. Best Director – Michel Hazanavicius (Film – The Artist)e. Film The Artist directed by Michel Hazanavicius got 6 awards18. 84th Oscar awards 2012a. Best Picture – The Artist (Directed byThomas Langmann)b. Best Director – Michel Hazanavicius (Film – The Artist)c. Best Actor – Jean Dujardin (Film – The Artist)d. Best Actress – Meryl Streep (Film – The Iron Lady)e. The Artist and Hugo both movie got 5 awards
19. 69th Golden Globe award – 2012
a. Best Film in Drama – The Descendants and In Comedy or Musical – The Artistb. Best Actor in Drama – George Clooney (Film -The Descendants) and in Comedy or Musical – Jean DuJardin (Film – The Artist)c. Best Actress in Drama – Meryl Streep (Film – The Iron Lady) and in Comedy orMusical – Michelle Williams (Film – My Week With Marilyn)


20. Best Football player male (FIFA) 2011– Lional Messi ( Barcelona player)
21. Best Football player female (FIFA) 2011- Homare Sawa (Japan)
22. Gandhi International Award for Peace and Reconciliation – Dalai Lama
23. Banker’s of the year by business standard – Rana kapoor MD of Yes bank
24. Person of the year by TIME Magazine – The Protester
25. Best Indian Football player AIFF 2011– Sunil Chhetri