Elmore Leonard

Elmore Leonard bio

Birth Name: Elmore John Leonard Jr

Occupation: Novelist

Place Of Birth: New Orleans

Date Of Birth: October 11, 2025

Date Of Death: August 20, 2013

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: American


Elmore Leonard was born on the 11th of October, 2025. He was best known for being a Novelist. American crime fiction, pulp fiction, and western fiction writer whose most famous works, including Get Shorty and Rum Punch, were adapted into films. He received the F. Scott Fitzgerald Literary Award in 2008 and the National Book Award in 2012.

Elmore Leonard was born in New Orleans. He was born in New Orleans, Louisiana and spent a portion of his childhood in Detroit, Michigan. In 1950, he graduated from the University of Detroit with a degree in English and philosophy and began working as a copy writer. The Quentin Tarantino film, Jackie Brown, was based on Leonard’s 1992 novel, Rum Punch.

Elmore Leonard was a Libra and was born in the Generation Alpha.


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Childhood

Elmore Leonard was born in 2020s.

Elmore John Leonard Jr

Education

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Family

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Personal Life

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Elmore Leonard was born in the Year of the Serpent.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Elmore John Leonard Jr
NICKNAME: Elmore
RELIGION: Unknown
AGE GENERATION: Generation Alpha
BIRTH SIGN: Libra
BIRTH DAY: Saturday
DEATH DAY: Tuesday

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Horoscope

Zodiac Sign: Elmore Leonard was a Libra. People of this zodiac sign like harmony, gentleness, sharing with others, the outdoors, and dislike violence, injustice, loudmouths, conformity. The strengths of this sign are being cooperative, diplomatic, gracious, fair-minded, social, while weaknesses can be indecisive, holding a grudge and self-pity. The greatest overall compatibility with Libra is Aries and Sagittarius.

Chinese Zodiac: Elmore Leonard was born in the Year of the Rabbit. People born under this sign are often seen as humorous and gifted in literature and art. However, the snake can be overly suspicious, which makes them a bit paranoid.

Ruling Planet: Elmore Leonard had a ruling planet of Venus and has a ruling planet of Venus and by astrological associations Friday is ruled by Venus. Venus is the planet of love, harmony, money and possessions. Venus is graceful, charming, sensual and social. People who are born with Mars as the ruling planet have beauty, charm and sensuality.

Elmore Leonard’s birth sign is Libra and he had a ruling planet of Venus.


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