Thomas Harris


Birthday April 11, 1940

Birth Sign Aries

Birthplace Jackson, TN

Age 83 years old

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American author and screenwriter who created the character of Hannibal Lecter. All of his novels were made into films.

Before Fame

He attended Baylor University in Waco, Texas and majored in English.


He avoided publicity, granting a rare 1976 interview.

Family Life

He lived in Florida with his partner Pace Barnes.

Associated With

His novel The Silence of the Lambs was made into a film starring Anthony Hopkins.