Dashiell Hammett  American Writer

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Dashiell Hammett passed away on 10th Jan 1961 aged 66.


Dashiell Hammett was previously married to Josephine Dolan (1921).

He was also in relationships with Lillian Hellman (1931 - 1961).


Dashiell Hammett is a 66 year old American Writer born on 27th May, 1894 in Saint Mary's County, Maryland. His zodiac sign is Gemini

Dashiell Hammett is a member of the following lists: American detective writers, Death in New York City and American male novelists.


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Samuel Dashiell Hammett (/ˈsæmjʊəl dəˈʃiːl ˈhæmət/; May 27, 1894 – January 10, 1961) was an American author of hard-boiled detective novels and short stories, a screenplay writer, and political activist. Among the enduring characters he created are S...

Confirmed Relationships2
Longest Relationship30 yrs
Shortest Relationship30 yrs
Average Relationship Length15 yrs
First Name Dashiell
Last Name Hammett
Age 66 (age at death) years
Birthday 27th May, 1894
Birthplace Saint Mary's County, Maryland
Died 10th January, 1961
Zodiac Sign Gemini
Nationality American
Occupation Text Novelist
Occupation Writer
Music Genre (Text) Hardboiled crime and detective fiction, Crime and detective fiction
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