Brad Thor


Birthday May 16, 1975

Birth Sign Taurus

Birthplace Richmond, IN

Age 48 years old

#182389 Most Popular


Author known for works of thriller fiction, including The Lions of Lucerne, The First Commandment, and The Last Patriot. Several of his books have been New York Times best sellers.

Before Fame

He was born and raised in Chicago, before living in Park City, Utah for 8 years. He graduated cum laude from the University of Southern California.


Prior to becoming an author, he spent time as host of the national public television series Traveling Lite. He has also stated in interviews that he spent time shadowing a Black Ops team in Afghanistan for research for his thriller The Apostle.

Family Life

He has lived in Nashville, Tennessee.

Associated With

He spent his undergraduate years studying creative writing under author T.C. Boyle.