Birog comes from a long family of people that can live upto a 100 years old due to their peacefull way of life even tho they where wanderers and often visisted war torn country's. Birog himself was born in belgium around the area of bruge, he went to school there until he was 18 then his family decided to move on and move to churnarus to be more specific.. south zogoria but not before visiting surounding country's once they finaly arrived in chernarus Birog would be around 30 getting tired of always having to do what his parents want from him he moves away for a while and he travels the globe documenting story's of people and afcrouse his own story's (some of them made up). once he turned 87 he moves back to chernarus a couple of days before the outbreak hoping to live the rest of his life there (wich would probobly be shortend but who cares realy). at the outbreak birog would have gone in hiding. Hiding himself until this vary day but now he has decided to finaly come out and surive with other.