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Richard Bach

AKA Richard David Bach

Born: 23-Jun-1936
Birthplace: Oak Park, IL

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Author

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Jonathan Livingston Seagull

Military service: US Navy Reserve; USAF (1956-62, Capt.)

Father: Roland Robert Bach
Mother: Ruth Helen Shaw
Brother: Bobby (d. when Richard was 8)
Brother: Roy (much older)
Wife: Bette Bach (six children, div.)
Wife: Leslie Parrish (actress, m. 1977, div. 1997)
Wife: Sabryna Nelson-Alexopoulos (m. 1999)

    University: Long Beach State College

    Plane Crash San Juan Island, WA (31-Aug-2012)

Author of books:
Stranger to the Ground (1963)
Biplane (1966)
Nothing by Chance (1969)
Jonathan Livingston Seagull (1970)
A Gift of Wings (1974)
There's No Such Place as Far Away (1976)
Illusions: The Adventures of a Reluctant Messiah (1977)
The Bridge Across Forever: A Love Story (1984)
One (1989)
Running from Safety (1995)
Out of My Mind (1999)
Curious Lives: Adventures from the Ferret Chronicles (2005)

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