Obituary of Toni Morrison

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Toni Morrison

Chloe Anthony Wofford Morrison (born February 18, 1931 in Lorain, Ohio) was a novelist and writer who was best known for publishing her 1970 novel, “The Bluest Eye” and her 1977 novel, “Song of Solomon.” Chloe died on August 5, 2019 and her death was because of complications from pneumonia. She died at age 88.

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Toni Morrison Biography Wiki:

    • Is She Dead or Alive: Dead
    • Full Name: Morrison, Toni
    • Common Name: Toni Morrison
    • Gender: Female
    • Preferred Gender Pronoun: she/her
    • Birthplace: Lorain, Ohio, United States
    • Birth Date: February 18, 1931
    • Age: 88 (at death)
    • Also Known As: Chloe Wofford, Tony
    • Occupations:
    • Religion: Catholic
    • Net Worth: $20 million
    • Nationality: American
    • Favorite Food: Wendy's Chicken Sandwich
    • Favorite Color: Purple (See all her faves at Hot-Forum)

    Toni's Family Tree

    • Birth Name: Chole Ardelia Wofford
    • Father: George Wofford (1908-1975)
    • Mother: Ramah Wofford (née Willis, 1906-1994)
    • Brother(s):
      • two
    • Sister(s):
      • one
    • Spouse/Partner:
      • Harold Morrison (married 1958-divorced 1964)
    • Son(s):
      • Slade Morrison (1965-2010)
      • Harold Ford Morrison

Death Notice:

  • Date: August 05 2019 at age 88
  • Place: New York City, New York, United States
  • Cause of Death: Pneumonia (related complications)
  • Funeral Arrangements: Held on November 21, 2019 at the Cathedral of St. John the Divine in Manhattan, New York

Category Tags:

NovelistWriter Academic American Born on February 18th Born in 1931 Born in Ohio Died in 2019 Died at age 88 Died from Pneumonia

Toni's Notable Roles:

  • The Bluest Eye
  • Song of the Solomon

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Wiki Page Updated: 2023-06-01 09:49:25
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