Nelson Algren

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Age 114
Birthday March 281909
Birth Sign Aries
City Michigan
Country United States
Profession Novelist

Nelson Algren is a famous Novelist, born on March 28, 1909 in United States. As of December 2022, Nelson Algren’s net worth is $5 Million. He was a three-time O Henry Award winner for his short stories “A Bottle of Milk for Mother,” “The Captain is Impaled,” and “The Brother’s House.”

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Nelson Algren Biography

Author who wrote The Man with the Golden Arm, for which he won the National Book Award. His other successful works include Chicago, City on the Make (1951) and A Walk on the Wild Side (1956). .

He wed his second wife, Betty Ann Jones, in 1965. Previously, he had been married to Amanda Kontowicz. He also had an affair with existentialist author Simone de Beauvoir.

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Nelson Algren Net Worth

Nelson is one of the richest Novelist & listed on most popular Novelist. According to our analysis, Wikipedia, Forbes & Business Insider, Nelson Algren‘s net worth $5 Million.

Net Worth $5 Million
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Source of Income Novelist
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He graduated from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign with a degree in journalism and subsequently worked for a local paper. He published his debut novel, Somebody in Boots, in 1935.

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Nelson Ranked on the list of most popular Novelist. Also ranked in the elit list of famous celebrity born in United States. Nelson Algren celebrates birthday on March 28 of every year.

Where did Nelson Algren live in Chicago?

-smart lyricism, Nelson Algren wrote such books as Chicago: City on the Make and The Man with the Golden Arm. Algren lived on the third floor of 1958 West Evergreen St. for almost two decades.

What did Nelson Algren write?

Algren’s nonfiction included the prose poem Chicago, City on the Make (1951) and sketches collected as Who Lost an American? (1963) and Notes from a Sea Diary: Hemingway All the Way (1965). Algren was elected to the American Academy and Institute of Arts and Letters three months before he died.

Where was Nelson Algren born?

Detroit, MI

Where is Nelson Algren buried?

May 11, 1981

What is The Last Samurai based on?

The film was based on the stories of Jules Brunet, a French army captain who fought alongside Enomoto Takeaki in the earlier Boshin War and Frederick Townsend Ward, an American mercenary who helped westernize the Qing army by forming the Ever Victorious Army.

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