Currently alive, at 77 years of age.
1939 – John Berendt was born.
1961 – He graduated English major at Harvard University and moved to New York City to pursue a journalism career.
– He worked on the staff of the Harvard Lampoon.
1977-1979 – Berendt worked as editor of New York Magazine.
1982-1994 – He became Columnist for Esquire.
1993 – He wrote nonfiction the Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil: A Savannah Story.
1997 – He appeared a movie version directed by Clint Eastwood.
2005 – Berendt’s most recent book, The City of Falling Angels.