Jack Higgins

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Birthday
27, 1929
Birthplace
England
Birth Sign
Leo
Birthday
27, 1929 (age 89)
Birthplace
England

About

A bestselling author, he is known for more than sixty thrillers, including the 1975 classic, The Eagle Has Landed. Born Harry Patterson, he published under several pseudonyms, including Jack Higgins, James Graham, and Martin Fallon.

Before Fame

He served in the army and later earned a degree in sociology from the London School of Economics and Political Science.

Trivia

He authored the Paul Chavasse, Simon Vaughn, Liam Devlin and Nick Miller book series.

Family Life

His daughter, Sarah Patterson, also became a writer.

Associated With

He co-wrote wrote his third Chance Twins novel, Sharp Shot, with Justin Richards in 2009.