Royston Ellis

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Birthday
10, 1941
Birthplace
England
Birth Sign
Aquarius
Birthday
10, 1941 (age 78)
Birthplace
England

About

British poet and author whose Beat poetry-inspired collections include Rave and Jiving To Gyp.

Before Fame

He sparked controversy by making scandalous comments about teenage life on a British television program called "Living for Kicks."

Trivia

He moved to Sri Lanka in his later life and wrote travel guides and fiction.

Family Life

He lived with his family in Pinner, England until the age of sixteen, at which point he quit school to become a writer.

Associated With

He was a friend of singer-songwriter John Lennon and was an inspiration for the Beatles' song "Paperback Writer."

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