Donald E. Westlake

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Birthday
12, 1933
Birthplace
New York
Death Date
Dec 31, 2008 (75)
Birth Sign
Cancer
Birthday
12, 1933
Birthplace
New York
Death Date
Dec 31, 2008 (75)

About

A prolific American writer of fiction and non-fiction, he is known for such works as The Hunter, The Grifters, and The Stepfather. He published more than 100 works in total.

Before Fame

He was born in New York. During his early adulthood years, he briefly worked for a literary agency.

Trivia

He published under several different pseudonyms.

Family Life

He was married three times. He wed his third wife, Abigail Westlake, in 1990.

Associated With

His novel, The Hot Lake, was made into a film starring Robert Redford.

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