Harold Robbins

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Birthday
21, 1916
Birthplace
New York City, NY
Death Date
Oct 14, 1997 (81)
Birth Sign
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21, 1916
Birthplace
New York City, NY
Death Date
Oct 14, 1997 (81)

About

Popular American novelist who published The Carpetbaggers in 1961 and wrote a total of twenty-five best-selling books. His works include Never Love a Stranger, A Stone for Danny Fisher, and Where Love Has Gone.

Before Fame

He was born in New York to Jewish immigrant parents and was raised by his father and stepmother. He published his sexually explicit and controversial debut novel, Never Love a Stranger, in 1948.

Trivia

He created a short-lived ABC series called The Survivors that starred Lana Turner and Ralph Bellamy.

Family Life

He was married three times: to Lillian Machnivitz, Grace Palermo, and Jann Stapp.

Associated With

He and Harper Lee were both famous American authors.

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