Born: Apr 22, 1899, Saint Petersburg, Russia
Vladimir Vladimirovich Nabokov was a multilingual Russian novelist and short story writer. Nabokov wrote his first nine novels in Russian, then rose to international prominence as a master English prose stylist. He also made contributions to entomology and had an interest in chess problems. He is best known for the novel 'Lolita' (1955) is frequently cited as among his most important novels and is his most widely known, exhibiting the love of intricate word play and synesthetic detail that characterised all his works.
|Real Name||Vladimir Nabokov|
|Date of Birth||Apr 22, 1899|
|Place of Birth||Saint Petersburg, Russia|