Robert Lewis Taylor

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Birthday
24, 1912
Birthplace
Illinois
Death Date
Sep 30, 1998 (86)
Birth Sign
Libra
Birthday
24, 1912
Birthplace
Illinois
Death Date
Sep 30, 1998 (86)

About

A twentieth-century American author, he is best known for his novel, The Travels of Jaimie McPheeters. The work is set during the California Gold Rush and focuses on a fourteen-year-old boy and his father.

Before Fame

Early in his career, he wrote for The New Yorker magazine.

Trivia

He won the 1959 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction.

Family Life

He was born in Illinois. He married Judith Martin in 1945.

Associated With

He wrote a biography of Winston Churchill.