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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)
- Episode dated 5 April 1973 (1973) ... Himself

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Other Works:

Non Fiction: Style Versus Substance (1984) 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 »


His novel The Friends of Eddie Coyle was selected in 1985 as one of the twenty best American novels since World War II by the British Booksellers Association. See more »

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