Henry Miller

Author Henry Miller Full Name: Henry Miller
Nationality: American

Profession: Author
Why Famous: Known for breaking with existing literary forms, developing a new sort of semi-autobiographical novel that blended character study, social criticism, philosophical reflection, explicit language, sex, surrealist free association and mysticism, always distinctly about and expressive of the real-life Henry Miller and yet also fictional.

Born: December 26, 1891
Star Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Manhattan, New York, USA

Married Life

  • 1924-06-24 American writer Henry Miller (31) marries 2nd wife June Smerth (21) in Hoboken, New Jersey.

Historical Events in the Life of Henry Miller

  • 1918-04-01 Henry Miller's Theater opens at 124 W 43rd St NYC
  • 1959-05-12 "Nervous Set" opens at Henry Miller's Theater NYC for 23 performances
  • 1959-05-30 "Nervous Set" closes at Henry Miller's Theater NYC after 23 performances

Famous Authors