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Jackson, Shirley Hardie

Born: 1919 AD
Died: 1965 AD, at 45 years of age.

Nationality: American
Categories: Novelists


1916 - Born on December 14th in San Francisco, California.

1940 - Graduated from Syracuse University with a B.A. degree in English.

1945 - He graduated from Bennington College.

1948-1962 - She was the author of the novels "The Road Through the Wall", "The Lottery", "The Hangsaman", "Life Among the Savages", "The Bird's Nest", "Witchcraft in Salem Village", "Raising Demons", "The Sundial", "The Haunting of Hill House" and "We Have Always Lived in the Castle".

1965 - Died on August 8th in North Bennington from heart failure. His remains were cremated.

1966 - She received Edgar Allan Poe Award Best Short Story, for "The Possibility of Evil".


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