James Salter Short story writer novelist poet

James Salter is a 90 years old Short story writer novelist poet from New York City, New York. James Salter was born on June 10, 1925 (died on June 19, 2015, he was 90 years old) in New York City, New York. His nickname was Horowitz James A. (birth name).

James Salter



James Salter is an American novelist and short-story writer. Originally a career officer and pilot in the United States Air Force he abandoned the military profession in 1957 following the successful publication of his first novel The Hunters. After a brief career in film writing and film directing Salter became a writer's writer in 1979 with publication of the novel Solo Faces.
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Is James Salter still alive?

No, he died on 06/19/2015, 8 years ago. He was 90 years old when he died. He died in Sag Harbor



He had one child, Eleanor .


James Salter Movies (9)

There are 9 movies of James Salter.

His first feature film was Downhill Racer (1969). He was 44 when he starred in this movie. Since 1969, he has appeared in 9 feature films. The last one is James Salter: A Sport and a Pastime (2011). In this movie, we watched him as himself .

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James Salter movie characters

The names of the characters/jobs in the films he starred in are as follows:

Awards (2)

Awarded PEN/Malamud Award , awarded PEN/Faulkner Award for Fiction in 1988 ,


He graduated from Horace Mann School and United States Military Academy

What was James's zodiac sign?

James Salter zodiac sign was gemini.

Other facts about James Salter

James Salter's Child


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