Happy birthday to possibly the only person who could give Shashi Tharoor a run for his Oxford dictionary — Salman Rushdie!
The celebrated author who is officially a septuagenarian was born to a Kashmiri-Muslim family in Mumbai (erstwhile Bombay) on 19 June, 1947.
With an exhaustive list of laurels, the author has not had a life sans controversy and here’s taking a look at his most notable professional and personal struggles.
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