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Anita Desai (Anita Mazumdar) was born on 24 June, 1937 in Mussoorie, India, is a Writer. Discover Anita Desai's Biography, Age, Height, Physical Stats, Dating/Affairs, Family and career updates. Learn How rich is She in this year and how She spends money? Also learn how She earned most of networth at the age of 84 years old?

Popular As Anita Mazumdar
Occupation writer
Age 85 years old
Zodiac Sign Cancer
Born 24 June 1937
Birthday 24 June
Birthplace Mussoorie, India
Nationality India

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Who Is Anita Desai's Husband?

Her husband is Ashvin Desai (1958 - present) ( 4 children), Desai (? - present) ( 4 children)

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Husband Ashvin Desai (1958 - present) ( 4 children), Desai (? - present) ( 4 children)
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Anita Desai Net Worth

Her net worth has been growing significantly in 2021-2022. So, how much is Anita Desai worth at the age of 85 years old? Anita Desai’s income source is mostly from being a successful Writer. She is from India. We have estimated Anita Desai's net worth , money, salary, income, and assets.

Net Worth in 2022 $1 Million - $5 Million
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Source of Income Writer

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She teaches one semester per year at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in Cambridge, Massachusetts. [March 2007]


She was awarded the Italian honor of Alberto Monrovia Literature Prize in 1999 for her services and contributions to literature.


She was awarded the Neil Gunn Price in 1993 for her services to literature.


She received the Guardian Award for Children's Fiction for the novel, "The Village by the Sea" published in 1982.


She was a finalist for the Booker Price in 1980 for "Clear Light of Day," 1984 for "In Custody," and 1999 for "Fasting, Feasting.".


She was awarded the 1978 National Academy of Letters Award and the Winifred Holtby Memorial Price for "Fire on the Mountain".


She earned her Bachelors of Arts Degree from Delhi University in 1957.


Anita Desai was born on June 24, 1937 in Mussoorie, India as Anita Mazumdar.