I heard so many stories from Gaomi's peasants that I had an irrepressible urge to write them down. Today, Gaomi's peasants know that they have become famous around the world through my writings, but I think they are a little puzzled by this.Mo Yan
I know what real courage is, and I understand true compassion.Mo Yan
is a famous Chinese writer,
who was born on
February 17, 1955. As a person born on this date, Mo Yan is listed in our database as the 34th
most popular celebrity for the day (February 17) and the 99th most popular for the year (1955).
People born on February 17
fall under the Zodiac sign of Aquarius, the Water Bearer.
Mo Yan is the 870th most popular Aquarius.
Aside from information specific to Mo Yan's birthday, Mo Yan is the 26th most famous Chinese.
In general, Mo Yan ranks as the 9949th
most popular famous person, and the 296th most popular author / writer / novelist / playwright of all time.
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