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Michael Crichton

Novelist Michael Crichton

Profession: Novelist

Nationality:
United States of America
American

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

Born: October 23, 1942
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, USA

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Scorpio

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
  • 1980-09-05 Lawyer Kathleen St. Johns divorces best-selling author Michael Crichton (37) after nearly 2 years of marriage
  • 1981-10-22 Best-selling author Michael Crichton (39) weds broadcast journalist Suzanne Childs

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