George Plimpton

George Plimpton
1927 - 2003

George Plimpton  American Author

George Plimpton passed away on 26th Sep 2003 aged 76. His last relationship was when George Plimpton and Sara Whitehead Dudley were married for 11 years before George Plimpton died aged 76.

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George Plimpton was previously married to Sara Whitehead Dudley (1990 - 2003) and Freddy Espy (1967 - 1988).

George Plimpton had 2 children, Medora Ames and Taylor Ames Ames.

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George Plimpton is a 76 year old American Author. Born George Ames Plimpton on 18th March, 1927 in New York, New York, USA, he is famous for The Paris Review. His zodiac sign is Pisces.

George Plimpton is a member of the following lists: People from the Upper East Side, American male journalists and People from West Hills, New York.

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Confirmed Relationships2
Longest Relationship21 yrs
Shortest Relationship13 yrs, 8 mths
Average Relationship Length17 yrs, 4 mths
First Name George
Middle Name Ames
Last Name Plimpton
Full Name at Birth George Ames Plimpton
Alternative Name George Ames Plimpton, George Plimpton
Age 76 (age at death) years
Birthday 18th March, 1927
Birthplace New York, New York, USA
Died 26th September, 2003
Place of Death New York, New York, USA
Cause of Death Heart attack
Height 6' 4" (193 cm)
Build Slim
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Grey
Zodiac Sign Pisces
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
Occupation Text Author, Journalist, Actor
Occupation Author
Claim to Fame The Paris Review
Father George Arthur Plimpton
Mother Francis Taylor Pearsons Plimpton

George Ames Plimpton (March 18, 1927 – September 25, 2003) was an American journalist, writer, literary editor, actor, and occasional amateur sportsman. He is widely known for his sports writing and for helping to found The Paris Review. He was also famous for "participatory journalism" which included competing in professional sporting events, acting in a Western, performing a comedy act at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas, and playing with the New York Philharmonic Orchestra and then recording the experience from the point of view of an amateur.

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NameAgeZodiacOccupationNationality
George Plimpton76 PiscesAuthor
American
Sara Whitehead Dudley-
Freddy Espy-

Children

NameGenderBornAge
Medora AmesFemale
Taylor Ames AmesFemale

Filmography

FilmYearCharacterType
Just Visiting2001Dr. BradyMovie
Bullet in the Brain2001Narrator (voice)Short Film
A Nero Wolfe Mystery2001Winterhoff, Mr. Parker, John BarrettTV Show
Woman Found Dead in Elevator2000Famous AuthorShort Film
Deadline2000TV Show
Wonderland2000Spelling Bee JudgeTV Show
Edtv1999Panel MemberMovie
The Last Days of Disco1998ClubgoerMovie
Good Will Hunting1997Henry Lipkin - PsychologistMovie
Just Cause1995Elder PhillipsMovie
Nixon1995President's LawyerMovie
ER1994John Truman Carter, Sr.TV Show
The Poetry Hall of Fame1993TV Movie
L.A. Story1991Straight WeathermanMovie
Little Man Tate1991Winston F. BucknerMovie
The Bonfire of the Vanities1990Well WisherMovie
The Civil War1990George Templeton StrongTV Show
Wings1990Dr. GreysonTV Show
Easy Wheels1989SurgeonMovie
Religion, Inc.1989GodMovie
Volunteers1985Lawrence Bourne Jr.Movie
The Equalizer1985Clinton BrandauerTV Show
Mouseterpiece Theater1984TV Show
Reds1981Horace WhighamMovie
If Ever I See You Again1978LawrenceMovie
The Private Files of J. Edgar Hoover1977Quentin ReynoldsMovie
Saturday Night Live1975Audience MemberTV Show
Rio Lobo19704th GunmanMovie
Beyond the Law1968MayorMovie
The Detective1968Reporter (uncredited)Movie
Lawrence of Arabia1962Bedouin (uncredited)Movie
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