William Faulkner

William Faulkner
1897 - 1962

William Faulkner  American Author


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American Author William Faulkner was born William Cuthbert Falkner on 25th September, 1897 in New Albany, Mississippi, USA and passed away on 6th Jul 1962 (Wright`s Sanatorium) Byhalia, Mississippi, USA aged 64. He is most remembered for The Sound and the Fury. His zodiac sign is Libra.

William Faulkner is a member of the following lists: People from Ripley, Mississippi, 20th-century American short story writers and Writers of American Southern literature.


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Total3 33 years, 3 months 11 years, 1 month -


First Name William
Middle Name Cuthbert
Last Name Faulkner
Full Name at Birth William Cuthbert Falkner
Age 64 (age at death) years
Birthday 25th September, 1897
Birthplace New Albany, Mississippi, USA
Died 6th July, 1962
Place of Death (Wright`s Sanatorium) Byhalia, Mississippi, USA
Cause of Death Heart Failure
Height 5' 5½" (166 cm)
Zodiac Sign Libra
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
University University of Mississippi, Oxford, MS (attended 1919-21), Writer-in-Residence, University of Virginia (1957-62)
Occupation Author
Claim to Fame The Sound and the Fury
Official Websites www.uhb.fr/faulkner/wf/
Father Murry Faulkner
Mother Maud Butler
Brother Dean Faulkner
Family Member William Clark Faulkner (grandfather)
Friend Howard Hawks, Clark Gable

William Cuthbert Faulkner (September 25, 1897 – July 6, 1962) was an American writer and Nobel Prize laureate from Oxford, Mississippi. Faulkner wrote novels, short stories, a play, poetry, essays, and screenplays. He is primarily known for his novels and short stories set in the fictional Yoknapatawpha County, based on Lafayette County, Mississippi, where he spent most of his life.

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William Faulkner64 LibraAuthor
Estelle Oldham-
Meta Carpenter86 Sagittarius
Joan Williams-


NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
AlabamaFemale11th January, 193187 years oldEstelle Oldham
JillFemale24th June, 193385 years oldEstelle Oldham


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