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Bombeck, Erma Louise

Born: 1927 AD
Died: 1996 AD
Nationality: American
Categories: Authors, Columnist, Humorist

1927 – She was born in Dayton, Ohio, on the 21st of February.

1949 – She graduated from the University of Dayton with a degree in English.

         – She worked as a reporter for the Dayton Journal Herald.

1967 – She wrote humor collections "At Wit’s End".

1971 – She wrote Just Wait Till You Have Children of Your Own".

1973 – "I Lost Everything in the Post-Natal Depression".

1976 – "The Grass is Always Greener over the Septic Tank".

1978 – "If Life Is a Bowl of Cherries, What Am I Doing in the Pits?".

1979 – "Aunt Erma’s Cope Book: How to Get from Monday to Friday in Twelve Days".

1983 – "Motherhood: The Second Oldest Profession".

         – "Erma Bombeck Giant Economy Size".

1984 – "Laugh Along with Erma Bombeck".

1987 – "Family: The Ties That Bind…and Gag!".

1989 – "I Want to Grow Hair, I Want to Grow Up, I Want to Go to Boise: Children Surviving Cancer".

1991 – "When You Look Like Your Passport Photo, It’s Time to Go Home".

1971 – She moved to Paradise Valley, Arizona.

1975-1986 – She appeared semiweekly as commentator on television show "Good Morning America".

1996 – Bombeck died of polycystic kidney disease, on 22nd of April and was interred in the Woodland Cemetery, Dayton, Ohio.