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E.L. Doctorow (1931–2015)


E.L. Doctorow was born on January 6, 1931 in New York City, New York, USA as Edgar Lawrence Doctorow. He was a writer and actor, known for Ragtime (1981), Billy Bathgate (1991) and Daniel (1983). He was married to Helen Setzer. He died on July 21, 2015 in Manhattan, New York City. See full bio »

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Known For

Ragtime
Ragtime Writer
(1981)
Billy Bathgate
(1991)
Daniel
Daniel Writer
(1983)
Wakefield
Wakefield Writer
(2016)

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 2016 Wakefield (short story)
 2008 Jolene (story "Jolene: A Life")
 1991 Billy Bathgate (book)
 1983 Daniel (novel "The Book of Daniel") / (screenplay)
 1981 Ragtime (based on the novel by)
 1967 Welcome to Hard Times (novel "Welcome to Hard Times")
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Collected essays: Jack London, George Washington and the Constitution (1993) See more »

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5 Articles | See more »

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Alternate Names:

Edgar Lawrence Doctorow
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Personal Quote:

The historian will tell you what happened. The novelist will tell you what it felt like. See more »

Trivia:

Biography/bibliography in: "Contemporary Authors". New Revision Series, Vol. 133, pp. 184-191. Farmington Hills, MI: Thomson Gale, 2005. See more »

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