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Herb Caen

Herb CaenBorn: 3-Apr-1916
Birthplace: Sacramento, CA
Died: 1-Feb-1997
Location of death: San Francisco, CA
Cause of death: Cancer - Lung

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

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Long running San Francisco columnist

Wife: (div. 1983, one son)
Son: Christopher (b. 1965)

    University: Sacramento Junior College

    E Clampus Vitus
    Pulitzer Prize

    The Hippie Revolution (1996) · Himself

Author of books:
The San Francisco Book (1948, with Max Yavno)
Baghdad-by-the-Bay (1949)
Baghdad: 1951 (1950)
Don't Call it Frisco (1953)
Herb Caen's Guide to San Francisco and the Bay Area (1957)
Only In San Francisco (1960)
San Francisco: City on Golden Hills (1967)
The Cable Car and the Dragon (1972)
One Man's San Francisco (1978)
The Best of Herb Caen 1960-1975 (1991)
The World of Herb Caen: San Francisco, 1938-1997 (1997)

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