Sir Ahmed Salman Rushdie CH FRSL ( / sælˈmɑːn ˈrʊʃdi /;  born 19 June 1947) is an Indian-born British-American novelist.  His work often combines magic realism with historical fiction and primarily deals with connections, disruptions, and migrations between Eastern and Western civilizations, typically set on the Indian subcontinent .
Salman Rushdie is the author of eleven novels, a Fellow of the British Royal Society of Literature, and won the Whitbread Prize for Best Novel (twice)...
Salman Rushdie, in full Sir Ahmed Salman Rushdie, (born June 19, 1947, Bombay [now Mumbai], India), Indian-born writer whose allegorical novels examine historical and philosophical issues by means of surreal characters, brooding humour, and an effusive and melodramatic prose style.
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The Golden House. Salman Rushdie’s newest novel The Golden House is a modern American epic set against the panorama of contemporary politics and culture—a hurtling, page-turning mystery that is equal parts The Great Gatsby and The Bonfire of the Vanities.
Salman Rushdie, Actor: Bridget Jones's Diary. He married the actress Padma Lakshmi, the hostess of "Padma's Passport," and dedicatee of his eighth novel, "Fury" (2001), on 17th April 2004. The late Ayatollah Khomeini declared a fatwa against him for the novel "The Satanic Verses" on 14th February 1989.
- Bombay, Bombay Presidency, British India
- 5' 7" (1.70 m)
- Actor | Writer | Producer
20/11/2022 · In the August attack Rushdie — who previously spent many years in hiding because of a $3 million Iranian bounty on his head — was stabbed at least 10 times, suffering a damaged liver and severed...
23/10/2022 · FILE - Salman Rushdie attends the 68th National Book Awards Ceremony and Benefit Dinner on Nov. 15, 2017, in New York. Rushdie's agent says the author has lost sight in one eye and the use of a...