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Jack Dunphy

  • Original Name John Paul
  • Birth 22 Aug 1914 Atlantic City, Atlantic County, New Jersey, USA
  • Death 26 Apr 1992 USA
  • Burial Cremated, Ashes scattered, Specifically: Long Pond Greenbelt
  • Memorial ID 6892671

Novelist and companion of author Truman Capote for 35 years. He wrote the critically acclaimed novel, "John Fury" (1946) and "Dear Genius: A Memoir of My life With Truman Capote" (1987). Portions of his ashes were combined with Capote's and scattered on a lake in Long Island, New York.

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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 29 Oct 2002
  • Find A Grave Memorial 6892671
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Jack Dunphy (22 Aug 1914–26 Apr 1992), Find A Grave Memorial no. 6892671, ; Maintained by Find A Grave Cremated, Ashes scattered, who reports a Long Pond Greenbelt.