Frederick Buechner Bio, Wiki, Age, Height, DOB(Famous Birthday), Family, Wife, Famous Books, Net Worth

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Frederick Buechner (Carl Frederick Buechner)

Last Updated: 10 Jul, 2023 | Views: 240

Age: 96

Profession: Author

Other Profession(s): NoveList, Essayist, Theologian, Preacher

Famous For: Author of “A Long Day's Dying”

Higher Education: Union Theological Seminary

Frederick Buechner Birth Date, Sign, Religion, Nationality, Hometown

Date of Birth
11 Jul, 1926 (96 Years 01 Month 4 Days)

Birth Country
United States

Birth State/Province
New York

Birth District
New York City

Birth Sign



Died on
15 Aug, 2022

Frederick Buechner Early life, Education, Career, Awards, Achievements, Controversy, Unknown Facts

About (Profile/Biography):
Carl Frederick Buechner was born on July 11, 1926 and died on August 15, 2022. He was an American author, Presbyterian minister, preacher, and theologian. The author of thirty-nine published books, his work encompassed different genres, including fiction, autobiography, essays and sermons, and his career spanned more than six decades. Carl Frederick Buechner is best known for his works of fiction, memoirs, and spiritual writings.
Frederick Buechner Career:
Frederick Buechner First Book: A Long Day's Dying
Buechner began his writing career in the 1950s and has since published numerous books, including "The Sundial," "The Book of Bebb," and "The Storm," among others.
Carl Frederick Buechner has also written several books on theology and spirituality, including "Telling Secrets," "Wishful Thinking," and "The Sacred Journey." Buechner's writing style is characterized by its honesty, humor, and insight into the human experience.
Carl Frederick Buechner is widely regarded as one of the most important religious writers of the 20th century.
Frederick Buechner Notable Awards:
•    "major talent" by The New York Times
•    One of our most original storytellers by USA Today
•    National Book Award
•    O. Henry Award
•    Rosenthal Award
•    Christianity and Literature Belles Lettres Prize
Frederick Buechner Notable Works:
•    Godric
•    Secrets in the Dark
•    A Long Day's Dying
•    The Book of Bebb
•    The Magnificent Defeat
•    The Sacred Journey: A Memoir of Early Days

Frederick Buechner Height, Weight, Eye Color, Hair

Height (Approx.)
In Centimeters 173 cm
In Meters 1.73 m
In feet Inches 5'8"

Weight (Approx.)
In Kilograms 65 Kg
In Pounds 143 lbs

Eye Color

Hair Color

Frederick Buechner Family, Parents, Kids, Father, Mother, Children

Father's Name
Carl Frederick Buechner Sr.

Mother's Name
Katherine Kuhn

Judith Buechner

Sharman Buechner, Katherine Buechner, Dinah Buechner

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