Twentieth-century Nigerian author who is best known for his 1952 novel The Palm-Wine Drinkard. Many of his works, including My Life in the Bush of Ghosts, were based on folk stories of the Yoruba people.
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|FULL NAME:||Amos Tutuola|
|BIRTH DATE:||June 20, 1920|
|AGE:||99 years old|
Amos Tutuola is a Novelist. He married Victoria Alake in 1947; they became parents to four daughters and four sons. He worked for several years as a blacksmith for the Nigerian Royal Air Force.
DID YOU KNOW Despite having only attended school for six years, he wrote three acclaimed novels.
FACT Musicians Brian Eno and David Bryne named their 1981 album, My Life in the Bush of Ghosts, after Tutuola’s 1954 novel of the same title.
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Currently, Amos Tutuola is 99 years old. He will celebrate his 100th birthday on a Sunday, June 20th. Below we countdown to his upcoming birthday.
Amos Tutuola’s zodiac sign is Gemini. According to astrologers, Gemini’s life pursuit is to explore a little bit of everything and a secret desire to be ahead of the crowd. People of this zodiac sign like music, books, magazines, chats with nearly anyone, short trips and dislike being alone, being confined, repetition and routine. The strengths of this sign are gentle, affectionate, curious, adaptable, able to learn quickly and exchange ideas, while weaknesses can be nervous, inconsistent and indecisive. The greatest overall compatibility with Gemini is Sagittarius and Aquarius.
Amos Tutuola was born in the Year of the Monkey. People born in the year of the monkey love to make people laugh. They’re generally energetic and upbeat but sometimes lack self-control. This year is the year of the .
DID YOU KNOW Life expectancy in United States is about 79 years.
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