George Plimpton  American Author

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George Plimpton passed away on 26th Sep 2003 aged 76.


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.


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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    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 ...

    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
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