Patrick Dennis

Patrick Dennis

Born: May 18, 1921

Died: November 6, 1976

Nationality: American

Occupation: Author

Biography: Patrick Dennis was an American author. His novel Auntie Mame: An Irreverent Escapade was one of the bestselling American books of the 20th century. In chronological vignettes, the narrator - also named Patrick - recalls his adventures growing up under the wing of his madcap aunt, Mame Dennis. Dennis wrote a sequel, Around the World with Auntie Mame, in 1958.