Naipaul, Vidiadhar Surajprasad, Sir

Born: Aug 17, 1932 AD
Currently alive, at 83 years of age.

Nationality: Unknown
Categories: None

1932 - Born on the 17th of August in Chaguanas,Trinidad.

1960 - He
made attempts over the decades to identify his ancestral village in India.

1971 - He became the first Person of Indian origin to win a Booker Prize for his book In a Free State.

1998 - He published the Paul Theroux a controversial Memior.

2001 - He was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature.

       - His works praised by the Swedish Academy for having a united perceptive narrative.

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