Iconic playwright, Wole Soyinka, is celebrating his 86th birthday today.
To mark his day special day, the poet and essayist took to his official Instagram page to share some adorable throwback pictures of himself.
The photos included some from his childhood and up to his present old age.
Check out the photos:
Wole Soyinka was awarded the 1986 Nobel Prize in Literature, becoming the first sub-Saharan African to be honoured in that category.
An icon. A legend. A force. The writer Wole Soyinka is 86 today.
To celebrate, the writer shared photos of himself through the years, from childhood right until the present day.
All images are properties of @wolesoyinka Instagram.