Clarence Shepard Day Jr.

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Birthday
18, 1874
Birthplace
New York City, NY
Death Date
Dec 28, 1935 (61)
Birth Sign
Scorpio
Birthday
18, 1874
Birthplace
New York City, NY
Death Date
Dec 28, 1935 (61)

About

An American author, he is best known for his autobiographical trilogy of God and My Father (1932), Life With Father (1935), and Life with Mother (1937). His other works include The Crow's Nest (1921) and Thoughts Without Words (1928).

Before Fame

He attended Yale University and published his first book, The Story of the Yale University Press, in 1920.

Trivia

He was a regular contributor to The New Yorker.

Family Life

He had a daughter, Wendy, with his wife, Katherine Briggs Dodge. He was born in New York City to Clarence Day and Lavinia Stockwell.

Associated With

His novel, Life with Father, was adapted into both a film starring Elizabeth Taylor and a Broadway play.

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