V. S. Naipaul Biography,age ,books & nobel prize

V. S. Naipaul Biography,Age ,Books & Nobel Prize-Sir Vidiadhar Surajprasad Naipaul also known as Vidia Naipaul or V. S. Naipaul.V. S. Naipaul is British Writer who won  the 2001 Nobel Prize for Literature.He was born on 17 August 1932  in Chaguanas, Trinidad and Tobago, and died on 11 August 2018.He was born in Trinidad in a family with Indian roots, resided in England as an adult, and traveled across and wrote about India, Africa, the Islamic world.The writer VS Naipaul died aged 85.

V.S.Naipaul Biography

V.S.Naipaul Biography/Wikis

Real Name Vidiadhar Surajprasad Naipaul
Nickname V. S. Naipaul
Profession Novelist, travel writer, essayist
Age Died at age of 85
Date of Birth 17 August 1932
Birthplace Chaguanas, Trinidad and Tobago
Nationality British
Zodiac Sign Leo
Hometown Chaguanas, Trinidad and Tobago
 Schools/College   Queen’s Royal College, 

University College, Oxford

He Flunked his B.Litt exam at oxford in his first attempt

Famous For Booker Prize  1971 
Nobel Prize in Literature 2001 

V.S.Naipaul Family & Relatives

Father Seepersad Naipaul
Mother Name not known but she came from a prosperous family.
Brother Shiva Naipaul
Sister Not Known
Wife   Patricia Ann Hale Naipaul (m. 1955–1996)

 Nadira Naipaul (m. 1996–2018)(a divorced Pakistani journalist)

Children In 2003 he adopted Nadira’s daughter, Maleeha, who was then 25
Address Not Known

A full Life of V.S.Naipaul

August 17,1932-Vidiadhar Surajprasad Naipaul was born

1950-Got govt. Scholarship,begin studies in English Literature at University College,Oxford.

1955-Marries Patricia Ann Hale.

1957-The First novel The Mystic Masseur publishes.

1959-Wins Somerset Maugham Award for Miguel Street. 

1961-A house for Mr. Biswas is Published.

1967-His ‘The Mimic Men’ wins the W.H.Smith Award.

1971-Man Booker Prize for ‘In a Free State’

1989-Knighthood for services to literature.

1996-His wife Patricia,died married Nadira Alvi, a divorced Pakistani journalist more than 20 years his junior.

1998-Fellow Author Paul Theroux publishes ‘Sir vidia’s Shadow’,describing Naipaul as a racist,sexist miser who threw terrifying tantrums and beat up women.

2001-Nobel Prize for Literature.

2008-Authorised biography ‘The World is What it is’ by Patrick French is Published.

2011-After 15 years of avery public feud,Naipaul and Paul bury the hatchet.

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