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Famous People Born on 29th November


C. S. Lewis

Born: 29 November 1898 (Belfast, Ireland)

Bio: CS Lewis was a poet, writer, novelist who was also the creator of ‘The Chronicles of Narnia’.


  1. J. R. R. Tolkien, the writer of The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings Trilogy, was a very close friend of C. S. Lewis birthday facthim.
  2. He was loved widely for the broadcasts that he did about Christianity on the BBC London Radio during the Second World War time.
  3. He died on the same date as of the assassination of US president, John F. Kennedy.
  4. When he was four years old, his dog Jacksie was killed by a car after which he insisted on being called as Jacksie and was eventually called as Jack by his friends and family.
  5.  He had a special love for personified animals and used to read stories about speaking animals often.
    1. It is said that he was inspired to write The Chronicles of Narnia after visiting the mountains in Mourne, Europe.

Yunus Khan

Born: 29 November 1977 (Mardan, Pakistan)

Bio: Yunus Khan is one of the greatest batsmen of the Pakistani Cricket team and has supported his team win T20 World Cup Trophy in 2009.


  1. His favourite past time fishing.Yunus Khan
  2. He once said that he deemed Coach Bob Woolmer as his father figure after the death of his own father.
  3. According to him, it was his eldest brother Sharif Khan who taught him to play cricket.
  4. He has successfully made third highest number of run-outs in One day International cricket as an infielder.
  5. His average score against India in test cricket is 106, the highest by any Pakistani cricketer.

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