Edward Gorey Writer artist illustrator

Edward Gorey is a 75 years old Writer artist illustrator from Chicago, Illinois. Edward Gorey was born on February 22, 1925 (died on April 15, 2000, he was 75 years old) in Chicago, Illinois as Edward Saint John Gorey.

Edward Gorey



Edward St. John Gorey was an American writer and artist noted for his illustrated books. His characteristic pen-and-ink drawings often depict vaguely unsettling narrative scenes in Victorian and Edwardian settings.
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His real name:
Birth name of Edward Gorey is Edward Saint John Gorey
Is Edward Gorey still alive?

No, he died on 04/15/2000, 22 years ago. He was 75 years old when he died. Cause of death: heart failure. He died in Hyannis


His mother is Helen Dunham Garvey and his father is Edward Lee Gorey.


Helen Dunham Garvey
Mother: Helen Dunham Garvey
Edward Lee Gorey
Father: Edward Lee Gorey

Awards (2)

Awarded Tony Award for Best Costume Design in 1977 , nominated Tony Award for Best Scenic Design in 1977 ,


He graduated from Harvard University and School Of The Art Institute Of Chicago

What was Edward's zodiac sign?

Edward Gorey zodiac sign was pisces.

Where does He lives?

He is living in Elephant House.

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