George Plimpton

George Plimpton
1927 - 2003

George Plimpton  American Author


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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Just Visiting2001 Dr. Brady Movie
Bullet in the Brain2001 Narrator (voice) Short Film
A Nero Wolfe Mystery2001 Winterhoff, Mr. Parker, John Barrett TV Show
Woman Found Dead in Elevator2000 Famous Author Short Film
Deadline2000 TV Show
Wonderland2000 Spelling Bee Judge TV Show
Edtv1999 Panel Member Movie
The Last Days of Disco1998 Clubgoer Movie
Good Will Hunting1997 Henry Lipkin - Psychologist Movie
Just Cause1995 Elder Phillips Movie
Nixon1995 President's Lawyer Movie
ER1994 John Truman Carter, Sr. TV Show
The Poetry Hall of Fame1993 TV Movie
L.A. Story1991 Straight Weatherman Movie
Little Man Tate1991 Winston F. Buckner Movie
The Bonfire of the Vanities1990 Well Wisher Movie
The Civil War1990 George Templeton Strong TV Show
Wings1990 Dr. Greyson TV Show
Easy Wheels1989 Surgeon Movie
Religion, Inc.1989 God Movie
Volunteers1985 Lawrence Bourne Jr. Movie
The Equalizer1985 Clinton Brandauer TV Show
Mouseterpiece Theater1984 TV Show
Reds1981 Horace Whigham Movie
If Ever I See You Again1978 Lawrence Movie
The Private Files of J. Edgar Hoover1977 Quentin Reynolds Movie
Saturday Night Live1975 Audience Member TV Show
Rio Lobo1970 4th Gunman Movie
Beyond the Law1968 Mayor Movie
The Detective1968 Reporter (uncredited) Movie
Lawrence of Arabia1962 Bedouin (uncredited) Movie
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