Glendon Swarthout bio

Birth Name: Glendon Swarthout

Occupation: Novelist

Place Of Birth: Michigan

Date Of Birth: April8, 1918

Date Of Death: September 23, 1992

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Glendon Swarthout was born on the 8th of April, 1918. He was famous for being a Novelist. An American fiction writer, he is best known for his 1960 novel, Where The Boys Are, which went on to become a film directed by Henry Levin. Swarthout’s other works include Bless the Beasts and Children (1970) and The Shootist (1975).

Glendon Swarthout was born in Michigan. He worked in advertising for a year and then pursued a career as a journalist. He was inducted into the Western Writers Hall of Fame in Scottsdale, Arizona.

Glendon Swarthout was a Aries and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Glendon Swarthout is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".


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Glendon Swarthout was born in the Year of the Horse.

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REAL NAME:Glendon Swarthout
DEATH DAY:Wednesday



Zodiac Sign: Glendon Swarthout was a Aries. People of this zodiac sign like physical challenges, taking on leadership roles, individual sports and dislike inactivity, delays, and work that doesn't use one's talents. The strengths of this sign are being courageous, determined, confident, enthusiastic, optimistic, while weaknesses can be to be impatient, moody, short-tempered, impulsive and aggressive. The greatest overall compatibility with Aries is Libra and Leo.

Chinese Zodiac: Glendon Swarthout was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign are seen as warm-hearted and easygoing. Independence is one of their greatest strengths, but sometimes they're overly frank with others.

Ruling Planet: Glendon Swarthout had a ruling planet of Mars and has a ruling planet of Mars and by astrological associations Tuesday is ruled by Mars. This planet symbolizes the principle of assertive drive and energy. People who are born with Mars as the ruling planet have huge drive, aggression and commpetitiveness.

Glendon Swarthout’s birth sign is Aries and he had a ruling planet of Mars.

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