- Born: 24 October 1939 at Baj Baj, 24 Parganas, West Bengal, India
- Died: 25 October 2011, Dhaka (aged 72)
- Profession: Photojournalist
- Recognition: Chobi Mela's "Lifetime Achievement Award", National Geographic's "Pioneer Photographer Award"
- National contribution: Photographed the political upheaval during 1960s & the atrocities during 1971 Muktijuddho (Bangladesh Liberation War)
- Hasani? Didn't know that!
Timeline of few major events in Rashid Talukder's life:
Rashid Talukder's biography
- Early life of 'Kanchon', education, family life, career
- Storyteller, historian & artist who captured 1960s and 1970s including 1971 Muktijuddho, founder of Bangladesh Photo Journalist Association (BPJA)
- Awards galore, unsung hero
- Passing & burial
- Legacy: What others say about Rashid Talukder...