Friday, January 21, 2011

Jhumpa Lahiri Biography, Wiki, Dob, Height, Weight, Sun Sign, Native Place, Family, Career, Affairs and More

Name- Jhumpa Lahiri

Original name- Nilanjana Sudeshna Lahiri

Date of birth- 11/07/1967

Native place- London, England

Profession- Indian American Author

Family- Alberto Vourvoulias- Bush (Husband), Two children Octavio & Noor

Book Written- Interpreter of Maladies (1999, short story), Unaccustomed Earth  (2008, short story), The Namesake (2003, Novel).

Awards- TransAtlantic award (1993), O Henry award (1999), Hemingway award (1999), Addison Metcalf award (2000), Pulitzer prize for Fiction (2000), Guggenheim fellowship (2002), Frank o'connor International short story award (2008), Asian American Literary award (2009)


  1. Must be an enjoyable read Interpreter of Maladies by Jhumpa Lahiri. loved the way you wrote it. I find your review very genuine and orignal, this book is going in by "to read" list.