Edward Whittemore

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Birthday
26, 1933
Birthplace
New Hampshire
Death Date
Aug 3, 1995 (62)
Birth Sign
Gemini
Birthday
26, 1933
Birthplace
New Hampshire
Death Date
Aug 3, 1995 (62)

About

The American writer of the The Jerusalem Quartet series, he is also known for the 1974 novel Quin's Shanghai Circus. Between 1974 and 1987 he published five novels.

Before Fame

He worked for the Central Intelligence Agency's Directorate of Operations during the 1960s.

Trivia

He spent the last years of his life in poverty and died in New York City of prostate cancer.

Family Life

He lived in Jerusalem with artist Helen Bar-Lev for several years.

Associated With

He and Paul Giamatti both studied at Yale.