Gore Vidal

Gore Vidal

Born: October 3, 1925

Died: July 31, 2012

Nationality: American

Occupation: Novelist, essayist, journalist, playwright

Biography: Eugene Luther Gore Vidal was an American writer known for his essays, novels, screenplays, and Broadway plays. He was also known for his patrician manner, Transatlantic accent, and witty aphorisms. Vidal came from a distinguished political lineage; his grandfather was the U.S. Senator Thomas Gore of Oklahoma.

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