Mario Joao Carlos do Rosario de Brito Miranda was born on May 2, 1926, the Sunday. Popularly, he was known as Mario Miranda or Mario de Miranda. Mario was an Indian cartoonist and painter based in Loutolim in the Goa.
Mario Miranda was a caricaturist and illustrator who was through with his works and made Goa known for more than just a beer and the beaches and the bikinis! Miranda was awarded the Padma Vibhushan for his ultimate works.
The year 2011 was the heavy-hearted year for Mario Miranda. He left the colourful world on December 11, 2011.
On his birth anniversary, have a look at some interesting facts about the hero of art-
He started his career from an advertising studio. His work came into view in the Economic Times, Mid Day, Femina, The Illustrated Weekly of India, and The Times of India.
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