Julie Powell


Birthday April 20, 1973

Birth Sign Taurus

Birthplace Austin, TX

DEATH DATE Oct 26, 2022 (49)

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American author who published the bestselling book Julie & Julia: 365 Days, 524 Recipes, 1 Tiny Apartment Kitchen. She passed away from cardiac arrest at the young age of 49.

Before Fame

She majored in theater and creative writing at Amherst college. 


She published a follow-up to Julia & Julia called Cleaving: a Story of Marriage, Meat, and Obsession in 2009. 

Family Life

She married the magazine editor Eric Powell. 

Associated With

She was portrayed by Amy Adams in the film adaptation of Julie & Julia.