Place of Birth: Nagasaki, Japan
Date of Birth: 8 November, 1954
Kazuo Ishiguro is a Japanese-born British novelist, screenwriter and short story writer. He was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature in 2017.
He is the son of Shizuko (Michida) and physical oceanographer Shizuo Ishiguro. He is married to Lorna Anne MacDougall.
Source: Biography of Kazuo Ishiguro – Kazuo Ishiguro (2000), by Barry Lewis