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George V. Higgins (1939–1999)

George V. Higgins was born on November 13, 1939 in Brockton, Massachusetts, USA as George Vincent Higgins. He was a writer, known for Killing Them Softly (2012), The Friends of Eddie Coyle (1973) and The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (1962). He was married to Lorettas Lucas Cubberly and Elizabeth Mulkerin. He died on November 6, 1999 in ... See full bio »

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 2012 Killing Them Softly (based on the novel "Cogan's Trade" by)
 1973 The Friends of Eddie Coyle (based on the novel by)
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 1973 The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (TV Series)
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Mr. Higgins wrote 30 books including "The Digger's Game" (1973), "Cogan's Trade" (1974), "The Progress of the Seasons: 40 Years of Baseball in Our Town" (1989), and "The Agent" (1999). See more »

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Personal Quote:

If you do not seek to publish what you have written, then you are not a writer and you never will be. See more »

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After his death it came out that he had written as many as 15 novels before his first, The Friends of Eddie Coyle, was published. See more »

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Scorpio

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