Obituary of Kurt Vonnegut

Kurt Vonnegut

Kurt Vonnegut (born on November 11th, 1922 in Indianapolis, Indiana) was an Author who was best known the novelist who wrote: Slaughterhouse Five, Cat's Cradle, and Breakfast of Champions. Kurt died on April 11th, 2007 and his death was possibly because of a domestic accident (head trauma).

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    • Is He Dead or Alive: Dead
    • Full Name: Vonnegut, Kurt
    • Common Name: Kurt Vonnegut
    • Birth Name: Kurt Vonnegut Jr.
    • Gender: Male
    • Preferred Gender Pronoun: he/him/his
    • Birthplace: Indianapolis, Indiana, U.S.
    • Birth Date: November 11, 1922
    • Age: 84 (at death)
    • Category/Genre: Author

    • Nationality: American
    • Spouse/Partner:
      • Jane Marie Cox ​(married 1945-divorced 1971)
      • Jill Krementz ​(married 1979-his death)
    • Father:
    • Mother:
    • Siblings:
    • Children:
      • Mark Vonnegut (son, born May 11, 1947)
      • Edith Vonnegut (daughter, born 1949)
      • James Vonnegut (adopted son)
      • Steven Vonnegut (adopted son)
      • Kurt Adams Vonnegut (adopted son)
      • Lily Vonnegut (adopted daughter, born 1982)

Death Notice:

  • Date: April 11, 2007
  • Place: New York City, New York, U.S.
  • Cause of Death: Accident (a fall in his home)

Category Tags:

Author American Born on November 11th Born in 1922 Born in IndianaDied in 2007Died from Accident

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Last Updated: 2021-09-16 11:00:55
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