William Clark Styron Jr.

William Clark Styron Jr.

Birth
Newport News, Newport News City, Virginia, USA
Death 1 Nov 2006 (aged 81)
Marthas Vineyard, Dukes County, Massachusetts, USA
Burial Tisbury, Dukes County, Massachusetts, USA
Memorial ID 16421526 · View Source
Suggest Edits

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 Members


Advertisement

Advertisement

How famous was William Clark Styron Jr.?

Current rating:

67 votes

Sign-in to cast your vote.

  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Originally Created by: AJM
  • Added: 1 Nov 2006
  • Find a Grave Memorial 16421526
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for William Clark Styron Jr. (11 Jun 1925–1 Nov 2006), Find a Grave Memorial no. 16421526, citing West Chop Cemetery, Tisbury, Dukes County, Massachusetts, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .