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Hubert Selby

Hubert SelbyAKA Hubert Selby, Jr.

Born: 23-Jul-1928
Birthplace: Brooklyn, NY
Died: 26-Apr-2004
Location of death: Los Angeles, CA
Cause of death: Respiratory failure

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Author

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Requiem for a Dream

Military service: US Merchant Marine (1944-46)

Father: Hubert Selby, Sr.
Mother: Adalin Layne
Wife: Inez Taylor (m. 23-Apr-1955, div. 1960)
Daughter: Claudia
Son: Kyle
Wife: Suzanne Schwartzman (m. 26-Dec-1969, until his death)
Daughter: Rachel
Son: William

    High School: Stuyvesant High School, New York City, NY

    Lung Removal
    Drug Possession: Heroin Los Angeles, CA 1967
    Risk Factors: Tuberculosis, Heroin, Asthma

    Requiem for a Dream (14-May-2000) · Laughing Guard
    Scotch and Milk (17-Apr-1998)
    Last Exit to Brooklyn (12-Oct-1989)

Author of books:
Last Exit to Brooklyn (1964, novel)
The Room (1971, novel)
The Demon (1976, novel)
Requiem for a Dream (1978, novel)
Song of the Silent Snow (1986, short story anthology)
The Willow Tree (1998, novel)

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