George Gipe

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George Gipe
Born(1933-02-03)February 3, 1933
Baltimore, Maryland, U.S.
DiedSeptember 6, 1986(1986-09-06) (aged 53)
Glendale, California, U.S.
LanguageEnglish
NationalityAmerican
GenresScreenwriting, fiction, nonfiction

George Gipe (February 3, 1933, Baltimore, Maryland – September 6, 1986, Glendale, California) was an American magazine writer, author and screenwriter. Gipe died at the age of 53 as the result of an allergic reaction to a bee sting.[1]

Death[edit]

A native of Baltimore, Gipe was allergic to bee stings, and while in Glendale, California, he was stung by a bee. He was announced dead on arrival on September 6, 1986.[1]

Works[edit]

Novels[edit]

  • Nearer to the Dust (1967)
  • Coney Island Quickstep (1977)

Novelizations[edit]

Short stories[edit]

  • "The Cask of Amarillo Texas" (1969)

Nonfiction[edit]

  • The Great American Sports Book (1978)
  • The Last Time When... (1982)

Screenplays[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "George Gipe is Dead at 53; A Film and Television Writer". The New York Times. September 9, 1986.

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