John Birmingham

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John Birmingham (August 7, 1964) is a famous Australian writer. His book, He Died With A Falafel In His Hand was made into a movie in 2001.

Early life[change | edit source]

Birmingham was born in Liverpool, England in 1964. He came to Australia with his family in 1970 and settled in Ipswich, Queensland. His first book written in 1994, He Died With A Falafel In His Hand, was about his experiences sharing a house with other people.[1]

Books[change | edit source]

His other books are The Tasmanian Babes Fiasco (1997), Leviathan: the unauthorised biography of Sydney (1999), Off One's Tits (2002) and Without Warning (2008).[1]

References[change | edit source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 "John Birmingham". The Age: p. 16. August 7 2009.