Elizabeth Lee Wurtzel

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Birthday
31, 1967
Birthplace
New York
Birth Sign
Leo
Birthday
31, 1967 (age 51)
Birthplace
New York

About

Author and journalist whose best-selling memoir, Prozac Nation, was published in 1994. The work was adapted into a 2001 film.

Before Fame

She suffered from depression beginning at age ten and was plagued by the mental illness during her time at Harvard University.

Trivia

She received her J.D. from Yale Law School and was later employed by the Boies, Schiller & Flexner firm.

Family Life

She was raised in New York City by parents who divorced when she was a child.

Associated With

Her memoir Prozac Nation was made into a film starring Christina Ricci.