facts on Sam SelvonSam Selvon (Novelist) was born on the 20th of May, 1923. She was born in 1920s, in G.I. Generation. Her birth sign is Taurus and her life path number is 22. Sam’s birth flower is Lily of the valley and birthstone is Emerald. What does this all mean? Let’s find out!

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NAME: Sam Selvon
FULL NAME:Sam Selvon
BIRTHPLACE: Trinidad And Tobago

1. Bio

Sam Selvon, best known for being a Novelist, was born in Trinidad And Tobago on Sunday, May 20, 1923. Trinidad writer best known for his 1956 publication “The Lonely Londoners” where his use of creolised English was utilized for both narrative style and dialogue. He was also awarded two Guggenheim Fellowships in 1955 and 1968 for his writing.

Family: He was born and raised in San Fernando, Trinidad and Tobago. He has two sons and two daughters. Sam Selvon father’s name is Under review and mother unknown at this time. We will continue to update details on Sam Selvon’s family.

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Education: Education details are not available at this time. Please check back soon for updates.

Dating: According to CelebsCouples, Sam Selvon is .

Net Worth: Online estimates of Sam Selvon’s net worth vary. It’s easy to predict her income, but it’s much harder to know how much she has spent over the years. CelebsMoney does a good job of breaking most of it down.

2. Sam Selvon’s zodiac sign is Taurus

Sam Selvon zodiac sign is a Taurus. Dates of Taurus are April 20 - May 20. People born under the Taurus zodiac sign are often incredibly dedicated, reliable and dependable. Above all things, they value their sense of security and stability. They tend to Steady, driven, tenacious, enduring, persistent, trustworthy, and patient. Although, they can be materialistic, resistant to change, indulgent, possessive, and stubborn.


3. She is currently 97 years old

The novelist has been alive for 35,754 days days or 858,111 hours hours. There were precisely 1,212 full moons after her birth to this day.

BORN:May 20, 1923
AGE: 97 years old
BORN ON:Sunday
GENERATION:G.I. Generation

Sam Selvon was born on a Sunday. People born on Sundays typically are bright, creative, bold, loud, usually natural leaders.

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4. On Sam Selvon’s birthday

The world’s population was and there were an estimated babies born throughout the world in 1923, Calvin Coolidge (Republican) was the US President, and the number one song on Billboard 100 was [Not available]. No song matches found..

On this day in history:

1498 – Portuguese explorer Vasco da Gama arrives at Calicut, India becoming the first European to reach India by sea.

1609 – Shakespeare's Sonnets are first published in London, perhaps illicitly, by publisher Thomas Thorpe.

1862 – US Homestead Act becomes law which provides cheap land for the settlement of the American West.

5. Sam Selvon’s stats

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6. The Year of the Pig

Sam Selvon 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. Sam Selvon’s life path number is 22

8. G.I. Generation

Sam Selvon was born in the middle of G.I. Generation.

9. Sam Selvon’s birthstone is Emerald

Emerald was one of Cleopatra’s favorite gems. It has long been associated with fertility, rebirth, and love.

10. Sam Selvon’s birth flower is Lily of the valley

Lilies expresses purity of heart, majesty and honor.

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