Happy Birthday to the ‘Legendary Author’ Ruskin Bond


Ruskin Bond the legendary author was born on 19th May 1934, he is an Indian author of British descent.

The author has a lot of awards registered on his name he was awarded Padma Shree in year 1999 and Padma Bhushan in year 2014.


Ruskin Bond

Here are some facts that you should know about him:

  1. His first novel was ‘The Room on the Roof’ and most of his work was influenced from hill stations and foothills
  2. His first children book was “ The Angry River” he has special love towards children as his childhood was lonely he understands children better
  3. The movie Junoon ,which came in year 1978 is based on Ruskin’s life
  4. He currently lives with his adopted family in Landour
  5. His some famous novels are :
  • With love from Hills
  • Rusty Runs Away
  • The Road to the Bazaar
  • The Panther’s Moon
  • Delhi is not far

We wish him a very Happy Birthday !

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