James Patterson Bio, Wiki, Age, Height, DOB(Famous Birthday), Family, Wife, Famous Books, Net Worth

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James Patterson (James Brendan Patterson)

Last Updated: 07 Mar, 2024 | Views: 329

Age: 77

Profession: Author

Famous For: Wrote 1st to Die (Book)

Higher Education: B.A, M.A

James Patterson Birth Date, Sign, Religion, Nationality, Hometown

Date of Birth
22 Mar, 1947 (77 Years 02 Months 25 Days)

Birth Country
United States

Birth State/Province
New York

Birth District
Newburgh

Birth Sign
Aries

Religion
Catholicism

Nationalities
American

James Patterson Early life, Education, Career, Awards, Achievements, Controversy, Unknown Facts

About (Profile/Biography):

James Patterson, a well-known American author, was born in New York. James Patterson is one of the best-selling authors in America. He is a former chief executive of the North American division of the advertising agency "J Walter Thompson." His criminal thrillers and romantic books are well known. Twenty years after leaving his commercial career, Patterson started writing seriously.

Career:

James' criminal thrillers and romantic books are well known. Twenty years after leaving his commercial career, Patterson started writing seriously.

Inspired by the popularity of his first book, Patterson went on to write numerous other books, including "Virgin" (1980), "See How They Run," and "Season of the Machete," all of which fell flat with critics and readers. 

James was devastated by the loss of his lover Jane, who had a brain tumor, and gave up writing to concentrate on his career. 

James also experienced high blood pressure and other health issues. He quickly advanced to the position of creative director of "JWT" within a few years. 

Patterson modified his writing style when he started writing again. He began working on "The Midnight Club" by creating a rough draught of the plot that included all of the crucial events. 

Achievements and Awards:

Patterson's first big hit was "Along Came a Spider," the first "Alex Cross" novel, published in 1993.

The New York Times Best Seller list was topped by "The President Is Missing" (2018), a great bestseller.

Unknown facts:

To pay for his college tuition as a youngster, James started working the night hours as an orderly at Belmont's "Mclean Hospital."

James Patterson Height, Weight, Eye Color, Hair

Height (Approx.)
In Centimeters 170 cm
In Meters 1.70 m
In feet Inches 5'7"

Weight (Approx.)
In Kilograms 75 Kg
In Pounds 165 lbs

Eye Color
Light Brown

Hair Color
Brown

James Patterson Family, Parents, Kids, Father, Mother, Children

Father's Name
Charles Patterson

Mother's Name
Isabelle Patterson

Spouse
Susan Patterson

Son(s)
Jack Patterson

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