Paulo Coelho

Real Name
Paulo Coelho
Biography
Paulo Coelho de Souza (; born August 24, 1947), is a Brazilian lyricist and novelist. He is the recipient of numerous international awards, amongst them the Crystal Award by the World Economic Forum. The Alchemist, his most famous novel, has been translated into 80 languages. The author has sold over 200 million copies worldwide and is the all-time bestselling Portuguese language author (Lista de livros mais vendidos)....  Read more »
Born
August 24, 1947, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Occupation
AuthorWriterLyricist
Religion
Roman Catholicism