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Richard Ben Cramer

Born: 12-Jun-1950
Birthplace: Rochester, NY
Died: 7-Jan-2013
Location of death: Baltimore, MD [1]
Cause of death: Cancer - Lung

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

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: What It Takes: The Way to the White House

[1] Johns Hopkins University Medical Center, Baltimore, MD.

Wife: Carolyn White (div.)
Daughter: Ruby
Wife: Joan (until his death)

    High School: Brighton High School, Rochester, NY (1967)
BA Liberal Arts, Johns Hopkins University (1971)
    University: MA Journalism, Columbia University (1972)

    Pulitzer Prize for International Reporting 1979

Author of books:
Ted Williams: The Seasons of the Kid (1991, biography)
What It Takes: The Way to the White House (1992, politics)
Bob Dole (1995, biography)
Joe DiMaggio: The Hero's Life (2000, biography)
What Do You Think of Ted Williams Now? A Remembrance (2002, biography)
How Israel Lost: The Four Questions (2004, international affairs)

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