Damon Runyon Death Cause and Date

Damon Runyon's Death

Born (Birthday) October 4, 1880

Death Date December 10, 1946

Age of Death 66 years

Cause of Death Esophageal Cancer

Profession Essayist

The essayist Damon Runyon died at the age of 66. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

American author who wrote short stories celebrating the Broadway of New York’s post- Prohibition era. His stories inspired the popular musical, Guys and Dolls.

He married Ellen Egan, and the couple had a daughter and a son before splitting in 1928. His second marriage was to Patrice Amati del Grande (who eventually left him for another man).

Quotes

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I once knew a chap who had a system of just hanging the baby on the clothes line to dry and he was greatly admired by his fellow citizens for having discovered a wonderful innovation on changing a diaper.

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Always try to rub up against money, for if you rub up against money long enough, some of it may rub off on you.

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You can become a winner only if you are willing to walk over the edge.

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I long ago came to the conclusion that all life is 6 to 5 against.

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The race is not always to the swift, nor the battle to the strong, but that’s the way to bet.

Damon Runyon Death Cause and Date