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John Updike

Age 76 years (.1932-2009)
Height 6 feet 3 inches
Profession Novelist, Poet, Journalist, Playwright, Essayist, Children’s writer, Art critic, Literary critic
Weight 80 kg – 176 lbs
Death of Death 27 January 2009

Parents Family

Father Wesley Russell Updike
Mother Linda Grace Hoyer
Siblings N/A
Brother name yet to be uploaded
Sister name yet to be uploaded


Affairs/Girlfriend name yet to be uploaded
Wife/Spouse Martha Bernhard (m. 1977–2009), Mary Entwistle Pennington (m. 1953–1974)
Children 5
Sons David Hoyer Updike, Elizabeth Pennington Updike, Michael John Updike
Daughter Miranda Margaret Updike, Elizabeth Updike Cobblah


Real Name John Hoyer Updike
Nick Name John Updike
Famous Rabbit
Zodiac Sign Pisces
Date of Birth 18 March 1932

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Nationality American
Hometown Danvers, Massachusetts, United States
Religion Christian
Hobbies writing
Awards ….

Source of money

Net worth $20 Million
salary $5 Million
Income $12 Million
Appeared In yet to be uploaded
Source  Source Of Income Novelist, Poet, Journalist, Playwright, Essayist, Children’s writer, Art critic, Literary critic
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Physical fitness

Eye color The Color of the Eye is dark brown
Hair Color The Color of the Hair is Black
body The body Complexion is Slim
skin colour The Skin Color is fair
Body The Body Measurement is 34-26-34

Physical state

Marital Status Married
Birthplace Reading, Pennsylvania, United States
Height F 6 feet 3 inches
Height m 1.92 in meter
Height cm 192 in centimeter

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Education Qualification graduated
College college name N/A
University University name N/A
School Shillington High School
Degree graduation


Country United States
Town Town name N/A
Ethnicity Ethnicity name N/A
Old City N/A
Address City Danvers, Massachusetts, United States


Food French food
Actor Favorites Actor name N/A
Actress  Favorites Actress name N/A
Sports football
Song The Happiest I’ve Been (1958), Separating (1974), A&P (1960), A Sandstone Farmhouse (1990), The Blessed Man of Boston
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Awards list

  • 1959: Guggenheim Fellowship for Creative Arts, US & Canada
  • 1964: National Book Award for Fiction
  • 1982: National Book Award for Fiction (Hardcover)
  • 1983: National Book Critics Circle Award for Criticism, Common Wealth Award of Distinguished Service for Outstanding Achievement in Literature
  • 1987: St. Louis Literary Award, Helmerich Award
  • 1988: PEN/Malamud Award
  • 1981,1990: National Book Critics Circle Award for Fiction
  • 1982, 1991: Pulitzer Prize for Fiction
  • 1987,1997: Ambassador Book Award for Fiction
  • 1998: Distinguished Contribution To American Letters
  • 2004: PEN/Faulkner Award for Fiction
  • 2006: Rea Award for the Short Story
  • 2007: Gold Medal for Fiction
  • 2008: Jefferson Lecture
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Questions About John Updike

What was John Updike known for? जॉन अपडाइक

John Updike, in full John Hoyer Updike, born March 18, 1932, Reading, Pennsylvania, U.S.- died January 27, 2009, Danvers, Massachusetts, American writer of novels, short stories, and poetry, known for his careful craftsmanship and realistic but subtle depiction of ‘American, Protestant, small-town, middle-class life.

What kind of person was John Updike? جون أبدايك

Novelist short-story writer-poet literary critic artist.

What is John Updike’s style of writing?

Updike’s highly distinctive prose style features a rich, unusual, sometimes arcane vocabulary as conveyed through the eyes of a wry, intelligent authorial voice’ that describes the physical world extravagantly while remaining squarely in the realist tradition.

Did John Updike win a Nobel Prize?

Having won the Pulitzer Prize (twice), the National Book Award, the Rea Award, the PEN/Faulkner Award, the National Medal of Arts, the O. Henry Award, and even the Bad Sex in Fiction Prize, he kept writing on and on. Only the Nobel remained beyond his grasp.

How old is John Updike?

76 years (1932-27 January 2009 died)

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