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John Kenneth Galbraith (1908–2006)

John Kenneth Galbraith was born on October 15, 1908 in Dunwich Township, Ontario, Canada. He was a writer, known for Festival (1960), Cold War (1998) and The Age of Uncertainty (1977). He was married to Catherine Merriam Atwater. He died on April 29, 2006 in Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

Festival Writer
Cold War Himself
Prologue Himself


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 1977 The Age of Uncertainty (TV Mini-Series documentary) (12 episodes)
- The Metropolis (1977)
 1966 Festival (TV Series) (book - 1 episode)
- The Scotch (1966) ... (book)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Novel (as Mark Epernay): "The McLandress Dimension" See more »

Publicity Listings:

2 Print Biographies | 1 Portrayal | 2 Articles | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

Alternate Names:

Mark Epernay | J.K. Galbraith | Professor J.K. Galbraith


6' 9" (2.06 m)

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The only function of economic forecasting is to make astrology look respectable. See more »


He was awarded the C.O. (Officer of the Order of the British Empire) on April 17, 1997 for his services to philosophy. See more »

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