Jack Kerouac

Writer Jack Kerouac

Profession: Writer

United States of America

Why Famous: On the Road, The Dharma Bums

Born: March 12, 1922
Birthplace: Lowell, Massachusetts, USA
Star Sign: Pisces

Died: October 21, 1969 (aged 47)
Cause of Death: Cirrhosis

Married Life

  • 1944-08-22 Writer Jack Kerouac (22) weds author Edie Kerouac Parker
  • 1950-11-17 Writer Jack Kerouac (28) weds Joan Haverty
  • 1966-11-18 Writer Jack Kerouac (44) weds Stella Sampas

Historical Events in the Life of Jack Kerouac

  • 1957-09-05 "On the Road" by Jack Kerouac is published by Viking Press in New York

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