|Birth Day||August 14, 1933|
|Birth Place||South Africa|
|Age||87 YEARS OLD|
|Died On||Nov 22, 2012 (age 79)|
He studied journalism in school and worked in advertising for thirty-four years.
Because he lived in Australia, his novels were primarily set there, and he became one of Australia's most well known authors.
He was married to Benita Solomon from 1959 to 2000, and they had three children. He later married Christine Gee.
Morgan Freeman appeared in the film version of his novel The Power of One.