U.S. author who wrote, 'If the players were armed with guns, there wouldn't be stadiums large enough to hold the crowds.'
He wrote for several radio shows like Dick Tracy and The Gumps.
His written works are greatly admired and have sold over fourteen million copies.
He had a son, Adam, with Marian Edwards.
He was widely known for my novel The Young Lions, which was made into a movie starring Marlon Brando.