Ruskin Bond Children's Author

Ruskin Bond
Birth Place:
Kasauli, Himachal Pradesh
May 19, 1934
86 years old
Birth Sign:

Ruskin Bond is an author from India. He was born on May 19, 1934 (86 years old) .


Ruskin Bond is an Indian author of British descent. The Indian Council for Child Education recognised his pioneering role in the growth of children's literature in India and awarded him the Sahitya Akademi Award in 1992 for Our Trees Still Grow in Dehra given by the Sahitya Akademi India's National Academy of Literature. He was awarded the Padma Shri in 1999 and Padma Bhushan in 2014. He now lives with his adopted family in Landour near Mussoorie. read more

Is Ruskin Bond still alive?

Yes, Ruskin Bond is still alive Last check: 2 weeks ago

What is Ruskin's zodiac sign?

Ruskin Bond zodiac sign is taurus.


His first feature film was 7 Khoon Maaf (2011, as Church Father). He was 76 when he starred in this movie. Since 2011, he has appeared in 5 feature films. The last one is The Black Cat (2017). .

Awards (4)

Awarded Padma Shri in literature & education , awarded Padma Bhushan , awarded John Llewellyn Rhys Prize , awarded Sahitya Akademi Award in 1991 ,


He graduated from Bishop Cotton School

Ruskin Bond Movies (5)

Ruskin Bond movie characters

When is Bond's next birthday?

Ruskin Bond was born on the , which was a Saturday. He will be turning 87 in only 207 days from today (24 October, 2020).