Gore Vidal Death Cause and Date

Gore Vidal's Death

Born (Birthday) Oct 3, 1925

Death Date July 31, 2012

Age of Death 86 years

Cause of Death Pneumonia

Profession Playwright

The playwright Gore Vidal died at the age of 86. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Iconoclastic American author, playwright, screenwriter and social critic. His most famous works include the socially-themed novel, Myra Breckinridge, and the screenplay for the Academy Award-winning film, Ben-Hur.

He was the only child of Eugene Luther Vidal and Nina Gore. In his adulthood, Gore Vidal had numerous partners of both sexes and had a long-lasting and, he claimed, sexless, relationship with Howard Austen.

Quotes

"

One is sorry one could not have taken both branches of the road. But we were not allotted multiple selves.

Gore Vidal Death Cause and Date
"

Whenever a friend succeeds, a little something in me dies.

Gore Vidal Death Cause and Date
"

A narcissist is someone better looking than you are.

Gore Vidal Death Cause and Date
"

That is sad until one recalls how many bad books the world may yet be spared because of the busyness of writers.

Gore Vidal Death Cause and Date
"

Many writers who choose to be active in the world lose not virtue but time, and that stillness without which literature cannot be made.

Gore Vidal Death Cause and Date