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William Clark Styron, Jr
Birth: Jun. 11, 1925
Newport News
Newport News City
Virginia, USA
Death: Nov. 1, 2006
Marthas Vineyard
Dukes County
Massachusetts, USA

Author. Best known for the award-winning novel "Sophie's Choice", which detailed a non-Jewish Holocaust survivor from Poland, he was awarded the 1968 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction for his work "The Confessions of Nat Turner." His other works included "A Tidewater Morning," a collection of fiction pieces, a book of essays, "This Quiet Dust," and the best-selling memoir "Darkness Visible," in which he recalled nearly taking his own life. 
Family links: 
  William Clark Styron (1889 - 1978)
  Pauline Abraham Styron (1886 - 1939)

Cause of death: Pneumonia
West Chop Cemetery
Dukes County
Massachusetts, USA
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Originally Created by: A.J. Marik
Record added: Nov 01, 2006
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- Nancy Forrest
 Added: Oct. 30, 2016
3rd Cousin 4x removed...RIP
- Eric Krisher
 Added: Jul. 11, 2016
In loving memory.
- Beth N.
 Added: Jun. 17, 2016
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