Anna Quindlen Bio, Wiki, Age, Height, DOB(Famous Birthday), Family, Husband, Famous Books, Net Worth

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Anna Quindlen (Anna Marie Quindlen)

Last Updated: 07 Jul, 2023 | Views: 480

Age: 71

Profession: Author

Other Profession(s): Journalist, NoveList, Columnist

Famous For: The Third Woman To Win A Pulitzer Prize For Commentary

Higher Education: Barnard College

Net Worth: $5 Million Approx.

Anna Quindlen Birth Date, Sign, Religion, Nationality, Hometown

Date of Birth
08 Jul, 1952 (71 Years 10 Months 13 Days)

Birth Country
United States

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Birth District

Birth Sign



Anna Quindlen Early life, Education, Career, Awards, Achievements, Controversy, Unknown Facts

About (Profile/Biography):
Anna Quindlen was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, on July 8, 1953. Her professions include author, journalist, and opinion columnist. A variety of best-selling novels, including "Blessings" and "Black and Blue," have been published by her, as well as numerous non-fiction books and essays. She is known for her frank, insightful writing style, frequently exploring family, relationships, and women's experiences. A Pulitzer Prize was won by Quindlen for her columns in The New York Times in 1992, in addition to her writing career. She continues to value journalism and letters.
 Anna Quindlen Career:
1981: Her journalism career began at The New York Post, where she was a general assignment reporter and feature writer. Her incisive analysis of social issues and ability to connect with readers made her a talented and insightful writer.
1986: Anna Quindlen was a columnist for The New York Times Op-Ed page, where she wrote regular columns. The topics she covered ranged from politics and social issues to reflections on family, friendship, and daily challenges.
1992: Anna Quindlen received the Pulitzer Prize for Commentary for her columns in The New York Times. It was awarded in recognition of her exceptional talent as a writer and her ability to address important social issues with empathy, insight, and humor.
1998: Anna Quindlen published her second book, "One True Thing," which was adapted into a feature film starring Meryl Streep, Renee Zellweger, and William Hurt. There are many challenges involved in caring for a loved one with a terminal illness, and the book explores the complex relationship between parents and children.
2002: Anna Quindlen chronicled her experiences as a wife, mother, and writer in her memoir, "Lots of Candles, Plenty of Cake." She gained popularity for her honesty, humor, and insight into the challenges women face today.
2012: Anna Quindlen chronicled her experiences as a wife, mother, and writer in her memoir, "Lots of Candles, Plenty of Cake." She gained popularity for her honesty, humor, and insight into the challenges women face today.
Anna Quindlen Awards:
1992: Pulitzer Prize for Commentary
1993: Sarah Josepha Hale Award
1994: Matrix Award
1995: Glamour Woman of the Year Award
1998: Horace Greeley Award
1999: National Humanities Medal
2006: Rutgers University Medal
2012: Goodreads Choice Award
Anna Quindlen Unknown Facts:
Anna Quindlen has worked with groups such as the Children's Defense Fund, and Reading is Fundamental to promote reading and literacy among young people. Quindlen is a strong advocate for literacy and education.
Anna Quindlen credits her love of books for inspiring her career as a writer. In addition to Jane Austen and Eudora Welty, she is a big fan of Edith Wharton and Eudora Welty.

Anna Quindlen Height, Weight, Eye Color, Hair

Height (Approx.)
In Centimeters 168 cm
In Meters 1.68 m
In feet & Inches 5'6"

Weight (Approx.)
In Kilograms 58 Kg
In Pounds 127 lbs

Eye Color
Light Brown

Hair Color

Anna Quindlen Family, Parents, Kids, Father, Mother, Children

Father's Name
Robert V. Quindlen

Mother's Name
Prudence Quindlen

Gerald Krovatin

Not Known

Not Known

Christopher Krovatin, Quindlen Krovatin

Maria Krovatin

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