Kurt Vonnegut

Kurt Vonnegut

Born: November 11, 1922

Died: April 11, 2007

Nationality: American

Occupation: Author, novelist, essayist

Biography: Kurt Vonnegut, Jr. was a 20th-century American writer. His works such as Cat's Cradle, Slaughterhouse-Five, and Breakfast of Champions blend satire, gallows humor, and science fiction. As a citizen he was a lifelong supporter of the American Civil Liberties Union and a critical leftist intellectual.

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