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Tom Wolfe was born on March 2, 1931 in Richmond, Virginia, USA as Thomas Kennerly Wolfe Jr. He is a writer and actor, known for The Right Stuff (1983), Salinger (2013) and The Bonfire of the Vanities (1990). He is married to Sheila. They have two children. See full bio »

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Known For

The Right Stuff
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 1998 Almost Heroes (written by)
 1988 WTTW Journal Top Guns of '43 (TV Series documentary)
 1983 The Right Stuff (book)
 1973 The Last American Hero (articles)
 1970 One Pair of Eyes (TV Series documentary) (narrative script - 1 episode)
- Happiness Is Wheel Shaped (1970) ... (narrative script)
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Other Works:

Book: "From Bauhaus to Our House," 1981. See more »

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6 Interviews | 11 Articles | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »


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Personal Quote:

I have never knowingly, I swear to God, written satire. The word connotes exaggeration of the foibles of mankind. To me, mankind just has foibles. You don't have to push it! See more »


His daughter Alexandra was born in 1980. See more »


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