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Joseph Mitchell

Born: Jul 27, 1908

Death: May 24, 1996

Birthplace: Fairmont

Profession: Writer

Nationality: United States

Joseph Mitchell

Date of Birth : Jul 27, 1908
Date of Death : May 24, 1996
Birth Place : Fairmont

Joseph Quincy Mitchell was an American writer best known for the work he published in The New Yorker. He is known for his carefully written portraits of eccentrics and people on the fringes of society, especially in and around New York City. He is also known for suffering from writer's block for several decades.


  • Writer
  • Journalist

Awards Won

  • Ambassador Book Award for American Arts and Letters
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