Salman Rushdie factsSalman Rushdie (Novelist) was born on the 19th of June, 1947. He was born in 1940s, in Baby Boomers Generation. His birth sign is Gemini and his life path number is 1. Salman’s birth flower is Rose and birthstone is Pearl, Moonstone and Alexandrite. What does this all mean? Let’s find out!

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NAME: Salman Rushdie
REAL NAME: Sir Ahmed Salman Rushdie
NICKNAME: Salman
PROFESSION: Novelist
GENDER: Male
BIRTHPLACE: Bombay, Bombay Presidency, British India
ETHNICITY: White
NATIONALITY: British
RELIGION: Secular Humanist
SEXUALITY: Straight

1. Bio

Salman Rushdie, best known for being a Novelist, was born in Bombay, Bombay Presidency, British India on Thursday, June 19, 1947. Indian-born author who received death threats from high-ranking Iranian government officials for his controversial book, The Satanic Verses. His other literary works, which contain elements of both historical fiction and magical realism, include Midnight’s Children (1981) and Fury (2001).

Family: He wed his first wife, Clarissa Luard, in 1976. He was later married to author Marianne Wiggins (1988-1993), Elizabeth West (1997-2004), and actress/model Pama Lakshmi (2004-2007). His two sons, Zafar and Milan, were the products of his first and third marriages, respectively. Salman Rushdie father’s name is under review and mother unknown at this time. We will continue to update details on Salman Rushdie’s family.

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Education: Sir Ahmed Salman Rushdie attended Cathedral and John Connon School in Mumbai, Rugby School and King’s College, Cambridge.

Dating: According to CelebsCouples, Salman Rushdie is dating Laura Gómez.

Net Worth: Online estimates of Salman Rushdie’s net worth vary. It’s easy to predict his income, but it’s much harder to know how much he has spent over the years. CelebsMoney and NetWorthStatus does a good job of breaking most of it down.

2. Salman Rushdie’s zodiac sign is Gemini

Salman Rushdie zodiac sign is a Gemini. Dates of Gemini are May 21 - June 20. Those born under the Gemini zodiac sign enjoy socializing and love surrounding themselves with people. They enjoy chit-chat and tend to have expression and communication very high on their list of priorities. They are intelligent, adaptable, agile, communicative, informative, and connected. Although, they can be too talkative, exaggerating, deceptive, cunning, superficial, and inconsistent.

ZODIAC:
Gemini
BORN IN THE YEAR OF THE: Pig
RULING PLANET: Mercury

3. He is currently 74 years old

The British novelist has been alive for 27,070 days or 649,699 hours. There were precisely 918 full moons after his birth to this day.

BORN: June 19, 1947
AGE: 74 years old
BORN ON: Thursday
GENERATION: Baby Boomers Generation
DECADE: 1940s

Salman Rushdie was born on a Thursday. The 'thur' in Thursday is actually derived from the Norse god Thor. People born on Thursdays are generally a fun to be around, which means Thursday's babies get to be the life of the party.

Countdown to Salman Rushdie’s next birthday.

Salman Rushdie will be turning 75.

4. On Salman Rushdie’s birthday

The world’s population was and there were an estimated babies born throughout the world in 1947, Harry S. Truman (Democratic) was the president of the United States, and the number one song on Billboard 100 was [Not available]. No song matches found..

On this day in history:

1829 – Sir Robert Peel introduces the Metropolitan Police Act 1829 into Parliament to establish a unified police force for London.

1862 – Slavery outlawed in US territories.

1944 – World War II: First day of the 2 day Battle of the Philippine Sea, US naval forces defeat Japanese fleet.

5. Salman Rushdie’s height and weight

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HAIR COLOR: Grey

6. The Year of the Pig

Salman Rushdie was born in the Year of the Pig. People with Chinese zodiac Pig sign are considerate, responsible, independent and optimistic. They always show generousness and mercy to endure other people's mistakes, which help them gain harmonious interpersonal relationships. Their strengths are being warm-hearted, good-tempered, loyal, honest, and gentle. But they can also be naive, gullible, sluggish, short-tempered. Their lucky numbers are 2, 5, 8 and lucky colors are yellow, grey, brown, gold.

7. Salman Rushdie’s life path number is 1

Life Path number 1 represents 'The Leader'. Those who walk a Life Path with Number 1 have an inner zeal that pushes them to constantly climb towards goals others think unreachable. Number 1 gives birth to all other numbers. Its energy is that of the Master Creator. The values are individuality, independence, and autonomy. The challenges are to develop a voice of your own and a greater sense of self-confidence.

8. Baby Boomers Generation

Salman Rushdie was born in the middle of Baby Boomers Generation.

9. Salman Rushdie’s birthstone is Pearl, Moonstone and Alexandrite

Pearls suggest chastity, modesty and stable marriage relationships. They have long been a symbol of purity.

10. Salman Rushdie’s birth flower is Rose

Rose - named for the Latin word "rosa" which means red - symbolizes love, passion, beauty and perfection.


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