A Scott Berg

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Birthday
4, 1949
Birthplace
Connecticut
Birth Sign
Sagittarius
Birthday
4, 1949 (age 69)
Birthplace
Connecticut

About

An American author who penned biographies of Katharine Hepburn and Max Perkins, he is best known for his 1998, Pulitzer Prize-winning biography of aviator Charles Lindbergh. He also worked on the screenplay of Making Love, a controversial film that addresses homosexual themes.

Before Fame

He graduated from Princeton University in 1971 after considering dropping out to become an actor.

Trivia

He wrote a New York Times bestselling biography of former U.S. President Woodrow Wilson.

Family Life

His middle name, Scott, was chosen by his mother based on her admiration for author F. Scott Fitzgerald. Berg settled in Los Angeles with his partner Kevin McCormick.

Associated With

His biography, Kate Remembered, details his friendship with film icon Katharine Hepburn.