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Knowles, John

Born: 1926 AD
Died: 2001 AD
Nationality: American
Categories: Novelists

1926 – He was born on the 16th day of September this year in Fairmont, West Virginia.


1945 – He graduated at the Phillips Exeter Academy in Exeter, New Hampshire.


1949 – This year, he graduated from Yale University. A resident of Southampton, New York, he wrote seven novels, a book on travel and a collection of stories. He was the winner of William Faulkner Award and the Rosenthal Award of the National Institute of Arts and Letters.


1962 – He wrote Morning in Antibes; a novel, New York, Macmillan.


1974 – This year, he wrote Spreading Fires, New York, Random House.


1986 – One of his latest works is The Private Life of Axie Reed, New York: Jesse Grunberg and The Private Life of Axie Reed, New York.


2001 – He died on the 29th day of November this year.