|Born||in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA|
|Died||in New York City, New York, USA (pancreatic cancer)|
|Birth Name||Ralph Waldo Ellison|
Mini Bio (1)
Ralph Ellison was born on March 1, 1914 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA as Ralph Waldo Ellison. He was a writer, known for American Masters (1985), The Fifties (1997) and Richard Wright: Black Boy (1995). He was married to Fanny McConnell and Rose Poindexter. He died on April 16, 1994 in New York City, New York, USA.
|Fanny McConnell||(1946 - 16 April 1994) (his death)|
|Rose Poindexter||(1938 - 1945) (divorced)|