Zane Grey Bio, Wiki, Age, Height, DOB(Famous Birthday), Family, Wife, Famous Books, Net Worth

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Zane Grey (Pearl Zane Grey)

Last Updated: 30 Jan, 2023 | Views: 423

Age: 67

Profession: Author

Other Profession(s): NoveList, Dentist

Famous For: Riders of the Purple Sage

Higher Education: University of Pennsylvania

Zane Grey Birth Date, Sign, Religion, Nationality, Hometown

Date of Birth
31 Jan, 1872 (67 Years 08 Months 22 Days)

Birth Country
United States

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Birth District

Birth Sign


Died on
23 Oct, 1939

Cause of Death
Heart Failure

Zane Grey Early life, Education, Career, Awards, Achievements, Controversy, Unknown Facts

About (Profile/Biography):
Pearl Zane Grey was born on January 31, 1872 and died on October 23, 1939. Among his many accomplishments, he was an author and dentist. The American frontier, which he idealized, was the subject of his popular adventure novels and stories in literature and art. One of his best-selling books was Riders of the Purple Sage (1912). Aside from its success as a printed work, his books have been adapted in the film industry and continue to have an impact today.
1896: The University of Pennsylvania offered Grey a baseball scholarship, which allowed him to study dentistry there and join the Sigma Nu fraternity. He graduated in 1896. 
Grey began practicing medicine in New York City soon after he graduated as Dr. Zane Grey.
In 1898: Grey played with the Newark, New Jersey Colts, and for several years with the Orange Athletic Club in minor league baseball. 
1895: As teammates for the Interstate League's Findlay Sluggers of 1895, Zane Grey and Romer Grey were brothers.
1909: Buffalo Jones' adventures are described in Grey's 1909 novel The Last of the Plainsmen. 
1910: With the birth of his first child on the horizon, Grey felt the need to finish his next novel, "The Heritage of the Desert." It was written in four months. 
Hall of Great Westerners
At the age of 67, Zane Grey passed away from heart failure at his Altadena, California, home on October 23, 1939. 


Zane Grey Height, Weight, Eye Color, Hair

Height (Approx.)
In Centimeters 175 cm
In Meters 1.75 m
In feet Inches 5'9"

Weight (Approx.)
In Kilograms 77 Kg
In Pounds 169 lbs

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Hair Color

Zane Grey Family, Parents, Kids, Father, Mother, Children

Father's Name
Lewis M. Gray

Mother's Name
Alice Josephine Zane

Lina Elise Roth

Reddy Grey

Ida Grey, Ella Grey

Romer Zane Grey, Loren Grey

Betty Grey

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