|Birth: ||Feb. 12, 1968|
Los Angeles County
|Death: ||Aug. 18, 1992|
Folk Figure. He was an American wanderer who died near Denali National Park after hiking alone into the Alaskan wilderness with little food or equipment. Author Jon Krakauer wrote a book about his life, Into the Wild, published in 1996, which was adapted into a 2007 film directed by Sean Penn, Into the Wild, with Emile Hirsch as McCandless.
Cremated, Ashes given to family or friend.
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Record added: Dec 27, 2007
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