David Foster Wallace

David Foster Wallace
1962 - 2008

David Foster Wallace  American Novelist


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David Foster Wallace was previously married to Karen L. Green.

David Foster Wallace was in a relationship with Mary Karr.


American Novelist David Foster Wallace was born on 21st February, 1962 in Ithaca, New York USA and passed away on 12th Sep 2008 Claremont, California USA aged 46. He is most remembered for Infinite Jest (novel). His zodiac sign is Pisces.

David Foster Wallace is a member of the following lists: 1962 births, People from California and American novelists.


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First Name David
Middle Name Foster
Last Name Wallace
Full Name at Birth David Foster Wallace
Alternative Name David Foster, David Foster Wallace
Age 46 (age at death) years
Birthday 21st February, 1962
Birthplace Ithaca, New York USA
Died 12th September, 2008
Place of Death Claremont, California USA
Cause of Death Suicide
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Zodiac Sign Pisces
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
Occupation Text Novelist, short story writer, essayist, college professor
Occupation Novelist
Claim to Fame Infinite Jest (novel)
Music Genre (Text) Literary fiction, Non-Fiction

David Foster Wallace (February 21, 1962 – September 12, 2008) was an American author of novels, short stories and essays, and a university professor of English and creative writing. Wallace is widely known for his 1996 novel Infinite Jest, which Time magazine cited as one of the 100 best English-language novels from 1923 to 2005. His posthumous novel, The Pale King (2011), was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction in 2012.

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David Foster Wallace46 PiscesNovelist
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Mary Karr66 CapricornPoet


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