Raymond Chandler

Raymond Chandler

Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA
Death 26 Mar 1959 (aged 70)
San Diego, San Diego County, California, USA
Burial San Diego, San Diego County, California, USA
Plot Division 8, Section 3
Memorial ID 188 · View Source
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Author, Motion Picture Screenwriter. He is considered by many to be a founder, along with Dashiell Hammett, James M. Cain and other Black Mask writers, of the hard-boiled school of detective fiction.

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Original marker:
In loving memory

Joint marker with wife:
Dead men are heavier than broken hearts


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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Added: 31 Dec 2000
  • Find a Grave Memorial 188
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Raymond Chandler (23 Jul 1888–26 Mar 1959), Find a Grave Memorial no. 188, citing Mount Hope Cemetery, San Diego, San Diego County, California, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .