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Bach, Richard David

Born: 1936 AD
Currently alive, at 82 years of age.
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1936 – Born 23rd of June in Oak Park, Illinois.

1955 – Attended in Long Beach State College.

1956-1962 – Served to Captain in the U.S. Air Force.

1961-64 – Associate editor of Flying Magazine.

1965-1970 – Charter pilot, flight instructor, aviation mechanic, and barnstormer in and around Iowa.

1970 – Authored numerous works of fiction and nonfiction, including Jonathan Livingston Seagull (1970), Illusions (1977), One (1989), and Out of My Mind (1999).

1970 – Won the Nene award for his book, "Jonathan Livingston Seagull".

1973 – Met second wife, actress Leslie Parrish, in while filming his book "Jonathan Livingston Seagull." She was a researcher on the project.

         – Sued the producers of the movie "Jonathan Livingston Seagull," based on his popular existential book, for altering the film without his permission.

1980 – Nominated for the American Book Award for "Illusions".

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