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James Patterson

Author James Patterson
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Profession: Author

Nationality:
United States of America
American

Why Famous: Author most well known for his novels about fictional psychologist Alex Cross.

Patterson also wrote the Michael Bennett, Women's Murder Club, Maximum Ride, Daniel X, and Witch and Wizard series, as well as many stand-alone thrillers, non-fiction and romance novels.

His books have sold more than 300 million copies and he was the first person to sell 1 million e-books.

Born: March 22, 1947
Birthplace: Newburgh, New York, USA
Age: 74 years old

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Aries

Historical Events

  • 2018-06-04 Former US President Bill Clinton and James Patterson publish a thriller novel "The President is Missing" together

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