Solomon (Sawa) Solomon was born in Baghdad, Iraq in 1944
from a Timari ancestry; his great grandfather was Malik
Youkhanna Badawi of Timar.
1962 Solomon moved to the United State of America,
settling in northern Michigan. Four years later he moved
to Fort Wayne, Indiana where he earned a BA in liberal
art in 1969.
now lives in Tennessee.
Solomon moved to Chicago where he developed an intense interest
in modern Assyrian history. The following year, his articles
started appearing in Assyrian publications in the Us and Britain
but especially in Nineveh magazine, published by the Assyrian
foundation of America, in Berkley, California when he received
much encouragement from its editor Julius Shabas. The subject of
his articles, almost always accompanied by rare photos, deal
mainly from personalities, events and places in our century.
Solomon has written the following list of unpublished books,
Assyrian Levies, A short History
Chapters from Modern Assyrian History
first published book is Prominent Assyrians a biographical book
on modern Assyrian personalities.