Gore Vidal

Gore Vidal
1925 - 2012

Gore Vidal  American Author


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According to our records, Gore Vidal is possibly single.


Gore Vidal was in relationships with Howard Austen (1950 - 2003), Jimmie Trimble, Diana Lynn, Francesco Scavullo and Joanne Woodward.

Gore Vidal had an encounter with Jack Kerouac.


American Author Gore Vidal passed away on 31st Jul 2012 Los Angeles, California, USA aged 86. Born Eugene Luther Vidal, Jr. on 3rd October, 1925 (Libra) in West Point, New York, USA and educated at Phillips Exeter Academy, Exeter, NH, Gore Vidal is most remembered for Visit to a Small Planet. His zodiac sign is Libra.

Gore Vidal is a member of the following lists: American male dramatists and playwrights, American male screenwriters and Male essayists.


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Relationship Statistics

Dating5 53 years 10 years, 7 months -
Encounter1 - - -
Total6 53 years 8 years, 10 months -


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

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 style of writing.

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Gore Vidal86 LibraAuthor
Howard Austen74
Jimmie Trimble-
Jack Kerouac47 PiscesWriter
Diana Lynn45 LibraActress
Francesco Scavullo83 CapricornPhotographer
Joanne Woodward87 PiscesActress


Shrink2009George CharlesMovie
Jack & Bobby2004Documentary HostTV Show
Igby Goes Down2002First School Headmaster (uncredited)Movie
Family Guy1999Gore VidalTV Show
Gattaca1997Director JosefMovie
Shadow Conspiracy1997Congressman PageMovie
With Honors1994PitkannanMovie
Bob Roberts1992Senator Brickley PaisteMovie
Billy the Kid1989Preacher (uncredited)TV Movie
Fellini's Roma1972Gore VidalMovie
The Best Man1964Delegate (uncredited)Movie
Suddenly, Last Summer1959Audience Member at Operation (uncredited)Movie
Sunday Showcase1959NarratorTV Show
Ritual in Transfigured Time1946Man (uncredited)Short Film
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