1941 – He was born on the 5th day of June this year in Barrington, Rhode Island.
1984 – He based the monologue on his experiences in Southeast Asia while filming a small part in the movie “The Killing Fields”.
1990 – He published his first and only novel, Impossible Vacation.
2001 – He suffered severe injuries in a car crash while on holiday in Ireland on June of this year.
2002 – It is believed that he jumped off the side of the Staten Island Ferry. In light of a suicide attempt this year, and the fact that his mother had taken her own life in 1967, suicide was the suspected cause of death.
2004 – He is known to suffer bouts of depression in part as a result of these injuries, was declared missing on January of this year.
2005 – His unfinished final monologue was published in a hardcover edition entitled Life Interrupted: The Unfinished Monologue.