Best-Selling Literary Author
Rohinton Mistry was born in Bombay (now Mumbai), India, and immigrated to Canada in 1975. He lived in Brampton from 1981 to 1999 and won his first literary award during this time.
Mistry recognized Brampton’s Chinguacousy Branch Library during his induction as a place he spent “many, many happy hours”.
Rohinton Mistry’s achievements in literature continue to be celebrated and Brampton is honoured to have his star on the Arts Walk of Fame.