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Richard Hooker (I) (1924–1997)

U.S. Army physician who recounted his experiences during the Korean War in his 1968 novel "M*A*S*H", and two sequels. See full bio »

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(age 73) in Portland, Maine, USA

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Known For

MASH
MASH Writer
(1970)
M*A*S*H
M*A*S*H Writer
(1972-1983)
Trapper John, M.D.
(1979)
After MASH
After MASH Writer
(1983)

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 1984 W*A*L*T*E*R (TV Short) (novel "MASH" - uncredited)
 1983 After MASH (TV Series) (novel "MASH" - uncredited)
 1972-1983 M*A*S*H (TV Series) (based on a novel by - 251 episodes)
- Goodbye, Farewell, and Amen (1983) ... (based on a novel by - uncredited)
- As Time Goes By (1983) ... (based on a novel by - uncredited)
- Give and Take (1983) ... (based on a novel by - uncredited)
- Friends and Enemies (1983) ... (based on a novel by - uncredited)
- Say No More (1983) ... (based on a novel by - uncredited)
 1979 Trapper John, M.D. (TV Series) (novel "MASH" - uncredited)
 1970 MASH (from the novel by)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Novel: M*A*S*H Goes to Vienna (ghost authored by with William E Butterworth) See more »
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Personal Quote:

I thought the movie was great but the television thing isn't my kind of humor. It's someone else's idea of what medical humor is supposed to be. - Boston Globe, 10 April 1977

Trivia:

Thoracic surgeon at Mid-Maine Medical Center, Waterville, Maine, USA until his retirement in 1988. See more »

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Aquarius

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