Frank McCourt

Writer, Author

1930 – 2009

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Who was Frank McCourt?

Francis "Frank" McCourt was an Irish-American teacher and writer best known for Angela's Ashes, a tragicomic memoir of the misery and squalor of his childhood, for which he won a Pulitzer Prize.

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Born
Aug 19, 1930
Brooklyn
Also known as
  • Francis "Frank" McCourt
Parents
Siblings
Spouses
Children
Religion
  • Catholicism
Ethnicity
  • Irish American
Nationality
  • Republic of Ireland
Profession
Education
  • New York University
  • Brooklyn College
Lived in
  • County Limerick
  • New York City
Died
Jul 19, 2009
Manhattan

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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