Truman Capote

Jerry Hall, Andy Warhol, Deborah Harry, Truman Capote & Paloma Picasso
1924 - 1984

Truman Capote  American Writer


Truman Garcia Capote(born Truman Streckfus Persons; September 30, 1924 – August 25, 1984), (/ˈtruːmən kəˈpoʊtiː/), was an American novelist, screenwriter, playwright, and actor, many of whose short stories, novels, plays, and nonfiction are recognize...

Confirmed Relationships2
Longest Relationship36 yrs
Shortest Relationship2 yrs
Average Relationship Length19 yrs
Rumored Relationships2
First Name Truman
Middle Name Garcia
Last Name Capote
Full Name at Birth Truman Streckfus Persons
Age 59 (age at death) years
Birthday 30th September, 1924
Birthplace New Orleans, LA,USA
Died 25th August, 1984
Place of Death Los Angeles,CA,USA
Cause of Death Cirrhosis
Height 5' 3" (160 cm)
Build Slim
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Blonde
Zodiac Sign Libra
Sexuality Gay
Religion Agnostic
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
High School Trinity School, NY, Greenwich High School, Dwight School, NY
Occupation Text Writer, Actor
Occupation Writer
Claim to Fame In Cold Blood
Father Archulus Persons, Joseph Capote(Stepfather)
Mother Lille Mae Persons(nee Faulk)
Friend Harper Lee (Childhood and Best Friend), Jennifer Jones, David O. Selznick, Tallulah Bankhead, Dorothy Parker, Tennessee Williams, Joanne Carson
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Truman Capote59 LibraWriter
Jack Dunphy77 LeoWriter
Errol Flynn50 GeminiActor
Newton Arvin62 LeoWriter
Perry Smith (murderer)36 Scorpio


Annie Hall1977Truman CapoteMovie
Murder by Death1976Lionel TwainMovie
Trilogy1969Narrated by (segment "A Christmas Memory") (voice, as Mr. Capote)Movie
The Thanksgiving Visitor1967NarratorTV Movie
ABC Stage 671966Narrated byTV Show

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