Michael Crichton

Novelist Michael Crichton Full Name: Michael Crichton
Nationality: American

Profession: Novelist
Why Famous: Known for his blockbuster science-fiction novels such as Jurassic Park and The Andromeda Strain.

Born: October 23, 1942
Star Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, USA

Died: November 4, 2008 (aged 66)
Cause of Death: Cancer

Married Life

  • 1965-01-01 Novelist Michael Crichton (22) weds high school sweetheart Joan Radam
  • 1978-12-31 Best-selling author Michael Crichton (36) weds lawyer Kathleen St. Johns
  • 1981-10-22 Best-selling author Michael Crichton (39) weds broadcast journalist Suzanne Childs

Historical Events in the Life of Michael Crichton

  • 1994-09-19 "ER" premieres on NBC, created by Michael Crichton and starring George Clooney and Anthony Edwards
  • 1996-05-10 "Twister" written by Michael Crichton starring Helen Hunt and Bill Paxton premieres

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