Patricia Highsmith

Patricia Highsmith

Born: January 19, 1921

Died: February 4, 1995

Nationality: American

Occupation: Novelist

Biography: Patricia Highsmith was an American novelist and short story writer, most widely known for her psychological thrillers, which led to more than two dozen film adaptations. Her first novel, Strangers on a Train, has been adapted for stage and screen numerous times, notably by Alfred Hitchcock in 1951.

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