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Erich Segal

Erich SegalAKA Erich Wolf Segal

Born: 16-Jun-1937
Birthplace: Brooklyn, NY
Died: 17-Jan-2010
Location of death: London, England
Cause of death: Heart Failure

Gender: Male
Religion: Jewish
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Novelist, Screenwriter

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Love Story

Wife: Karen Marianne James (m. 1975, until his death, two daughters)
Daughter: Miranda
Daughter: Francesca (literary critic, b. 1980)

    High School: Midwood High School, Brooklyn, NY
    University: BA, Harvard University (1958)
    University: MA, Harvard University (1959)
    University: PhD Comparative Literature, Harvard University (1965)
    Professor: Harvard University
    Professor: Yale University
    Professor: Princeton University

    Boston Marathon 1964
    Risk Factors: Parkinson's

    Without Apparent Motive (15-Sep-1971)

Author of books:
Roman Laughter: The Comedy of Plautus (1968)
Love Story (1970, novel)
Fairy Tale (1973)
Oliver's Story (1977, novel)
Man, Woman and Child (1980)
The Class (1985)
Doctors (1988)
Acts of Faith (1992)
Prizes (1995)
Only Love (1997)
The Death of Comedy (2001)

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