Edward Abbey

Edward Abbey
1927 - 1989
Edward Abbey  American Author

Edward Abbey dating history


Edward Abbey was previously married to Clarke Cartwright (1982 - 1989), Renee Downing (1973 - 1982), Judy Pepper (1965 - 1970), Rita Deanin (1952 - 1965) and Jean Schmeckel (1950 - 1952).


American Author Edward Abbey was born Edward Paul Abbey on 29th January, 1927 in Indiana, Pennsylvania USA and passed away on 14th Mar 1989 Oracle, AZ aged 62. He is most remembered for Desert Solitaire. His zodiac sign is Aquarius.

Edward Abbey is a member of the following lists: American novelists, United States Army soldiers and American activists.


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Married5 14 years 8 years, 6 months 2 years
Total5 14 years 8 years, 6 months 2 years


First Name Edward
Middle Name Paul
Last Name Abbey
Full Name at Birth Edward Paul Abbey
Alternative Name Edward Paul Abbey, Edward Abbey
Age 62 (age at death) years
Birthday 29th January, 1927
Birthplace Indiana, Pennsylvania USA
Died 14th March, 1989
Place of Death Oracle, AZ
Cause of Death Complications From Surgery
Zodiac Sign Aquarius
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
University Indiana University of Pennsylvania, BA, University of New Mexico, MA, University of New Mexico
Occupation Text Essayist, Novelist
Occupation Author
Claim to Fame Desert Solitaire

Edward Paul Abbey (January 29, 1927 – March 14, 1989) was an American author and essayist noted for his advocacy of environmental issues and criticism of public land policies. His best-known works include the novel The Monkey Wrench Gang, which has been cited as an inspiration by environmentalists and groups defending nature by various means, also called eco-warriors, his novel Hayduke Lives, and his essay collections One Life at a Time, Please (1988) and Down the River (with Henry Thoreau & Other Friends) (1982).

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Edward Abbey62 AquariusAuthor
Clarke Cartwright-
Renee Downing-
Judy Pepper28 CancerSpouse
Rita Deanin-
Jean Schmeckel-


NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
Joshua N.MaleRita Deanin
Aaron PaulMaleRita Deanin
Rebecca ClaireFemaleClarke Cartwright
Benjamin CMaleClarke Cartwright
Susannah MildredFemale8th August, 196853 years oldJudy Pepper


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