Gore Vidal

Gore Vidal
1925 - 2012

Gore Vidal  American Author


Gore Vidal (/ˌɡɔr vɨˈdɑːl/; born Eugene Louis Vidal; 3 October 1925 – 31 July 2012) was an American writer (of novels, essays, screenplays, and stage plays) and a public intellectual known for his patrician manner, epigrammatic wit, and polished styl...

Confirmed Relationships1
Longest Relationship53 yrs
Shortest Relationship53 yrs
Average Relationship Length53 yrs
Rumored Relationships5
First Name Gore
Middle Name Luther
Last Name Vidal
Full Name at Birth Eugene Luther Vidal, Jr.
Alternative Name Gore
Age 86 (age at death) years
Birthday 3rd October, 1925
Birthplace West Point, New York, USA
Died 31st July, 2012
Place of Death Los Angeles, California, USA
Cause of Death Pneumonia
Height 5' 11½" (182 cm)
Build Average
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Grey
Zodiac Sign Libra
Sexuality Bisexual
Religion Atheist
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
High School St. Albans School, Washington, DC, Phillips Exeter Academy, Exeter, NH
Occupation Text Author, Actor
Occupation Author
Claim to Fame Visit to a Small Planet
Official Websites www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=11837, www.nndb.com/people/138/000023069/, www.biography.com/people/gore-vidal-39660
Father Eugene Luther Vidal
Mother Nina Gore
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Gore Vidal86 LibraAuthor
Howard Austen74
Joanne Woodward86 PiscesActress
Jimmie Trimble-
Jack Kerouac47 PiscesWriter
Diana Lynn45 LibraActress
Francesco Scavullo83 CapricornPhotographer


Shrink2009 George Charles Movie
Jack & Bobby2004 Documentary Host TV Show
Igby Goes Down2002 First School Headmaster (uncredited) Movie
Family Guy1999 Gore Vidal TV Show
Gattaca1997 Director Josef Movie
Shadow Conspiracy1997 Congressman Page Movie
With Honors1994 Prof. Pitkannan Movie
Bob Roberts1992 Senator Brickley Paiste Movie
Billy the Kid1989 Preacher (uncredited) TV Movie
Fellini's Roma1972 Gore Vidal Movie
The Best Man1964 Delegate (uncredited) Movie
Suddenly, Last Summer1959 Audience Member at Operation (uncredited) Movie
Sunday Showcase1959 Narrator TV Show
Ritual in Transfigured Time1946 Man (uncredited) Short Film
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