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Anne Rice

Author Anne Rice

Profession: Author

United States of America

Why Famous: Anne Rice is one of the most popular modern authors. Her Vampire Chronicles series have sold nearly 100 million copies.

The series revolves around a vampire character Lestat and have been adapted both into a film staring Tom Cruise and Brad Pitt as well as comics.

Born: October 4, 1941
Birthplace: New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
Age: 79 years old

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Libra

Married Life

  • 1961-10-14 Author Anne Rice (20) weds poet/artist Stan Rice (18) in Denton, Texas

Historical Events

  • 1976-04-12 Anne Rice's debut novel "Interview with a Vampire" is published by Knopf

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