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James Baldwin

Birthday: August 2, 1924 (63 years) Died: , 1987 (36 years Ago in United States)

HomeTown: New York City, New York, United States

James Baldwin was an influential American novelist of the 20th century whose writings examine issues of racial inequality, social stratification, and sexual orientation. Go Tell It on the Mountain, which was released in 1953, is considered to be his most well-known work. James Baldwin was born on August 2, 1924 in New York City, United States. James Baldwin died on , 1987 at the age of 63 years in United States. Check below for more deets about James Baldwin. This page will put a light upon the James Baldwin bio, wiki, age, birthday, family details, dating, trivia, photos, lesser-known facts, and more.

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Stage Name James Baldwin
Real Name James Baldwin
Profession(s) Novelist,
Birthday August 2, 1924
Zodiac Sign Leo
Death Died on , 1987 (36 years ago) (Age: 63 years) in United States
Gender Male
Birthplace New York City, United States
Hometown New York City, New York, United States
Nationality American

James Baldwin Family

Father: Not Available
Mother: Not Available
Brother(s): Not Available
Sister(s): Not Available

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James Baldwin Trivia

  • James Baldwin was born in New York City, United States.
  • James Baldwin’s birth sign is Leo.
  • He attended DeWitt Clinton High School in the Bronx and worked on the school newspaper with co-editor Richard Avedon. He had a brief stint with religion in his mid-teens, becoming a Pentecostal preacher at the young age of fourteen and leaving the church three years later.
  • He was such a significant player in the American Civil Rights Movement that Time magazine chose to feature him on its cover in May of 1963.
  • Emma Berdis Jones, his biological mother, and David Baldwin, his stepfather, were responsible for his upbringing. In 1948, he ran away to Paris in order to come to grips with the fact that he was homosexual and to get away from the prejudice that existed in America towards homosexuals and African-Americans.

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