Imre Kertész

Author and Nobel Laureate Imre Kertész Full Name: Imre Kertész


Profession: Author and Nobel Laureate
Why Famous: Hungarian author, Holocaust concentration camp survivor, and recipient of the 2002 Nobel Prize in Literature, “for writing that upholds the fragile experience of the individual against the barbaric arbitrariness of history”.

Born: November 9, 1929 (88 years old)
Star Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Budapest, Hungary