Harry Brown

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Birthday
30, 1917
Birthplace
Maine
Death Date
Nov 2, 1986 (69)
Birth Sign
Taurus
Birthday
30, 1917
Birthplace
Maine
Death Date
Nov 2, 1986 (69)

About

An American poet, novelist, and screenwriter, he is best known for novels such as A Walk in the Sun and The Stars in their Courses. His screenwriting credits include Ocean's 11, Sands of Iwo Jima, and the Oscar-winning A Place in the Sun.

Before Fame

He briefly attended Harvard University. During his early adulthood years, he wrote poetry and worked for Time magazine.

Trivia

His 158-page work, The Poem of Bunker Hill, garnered him a lot of attention as a writer.

Family Life

He was born and raised in Portland, Maine. He died in Los Angeles, California at the age of sixty-nine.

Associated With

He was a close friend of poet Robert Lowell.