Howard Fast

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Birthday
11, 1914
Birthplace
New York
Death Date
Mar 12, 2003 (88)
Birth Sign
Scorpio
Birthday
11, 1914
Birthplace
New York
Death Date
Mar 12, 2003 (88)

About

An American novelist and television writer, he is known for works such as The Last Frontier, Spartacus, and April Morning. He often wrote under the pen name of E. V. Cunningham.

Before Fame

He worked for the United States Office of War Information during World War II.

Trivia

He began writing Spartacus while he was incarcerated.

Family Life

He married Bette Cohen in 1937. He and Cohen subsequently had two children.

Associated With

His novel Freedom Road was made into a movie starring Muhammad Ali.