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Berton Roueche

Born: Apr 16, 1910

Death: Apr 28, 1994

Birthplace: Kansas City

Profession: Writer

Nationality: United States

Berton Roueche

Date of Birth : Apr 16, 1910
Date of Death : Apr 28, 1994
Birth Place : Kansas City

Berton Roueche was a medical writer who wrote for The New Yorker magazine for almost fifty years. He also wrote twenty books, including Eleven Blue Men, The Incurable Wound, Feral, and The Medical Detectives. An article he wrote for The New Yorker was made into the 1956 film Bigger Than Life, and many of the medical mysteries on the television show House were inspired by Roueche's writings.


  • Writer
  • Journalist

Also known as

  • Berton Roueche
  • Berton Roueche´


  • Katherine Roueché
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