Frank Garvin Yerby

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Frank Garvin Yerby

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Birthplace: Augusta, Richmond County, Georgia, United States
Death: November 29, 1991 (75)
Madrid, Spain (Liver cancer)
Place of Burial: Madrid, Madrid, Community of Madrid, Spain
Immediate Family:

Son of Rufus Garvin Yerby and Willie Yerby
Husband of Flora Yerby
Father of Jacques Yerby; Private; Private and Jan Keith Yerby
Brother of Ellena Boddie; Alonzo Yerby and Paul Yerby

Occupation: novelist
Managed by: Jacques Yerby
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About Frank Garvin Yerby

Frank Yerby was an American writer, best known for his 1946 historical novel The Foxes of Harrow.

He was of African, Seminole, and Ulster Scots heritage.

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Frank Garvin Yerby's Timeline

1916
September 5, 1916
Augusta, Richmond County, Georgia, United States
1950
January 5, 1950
Jackson Heights, Queens, NY, United States
1991
November 29, 1991
Age 75
Madrid, Spain
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Madrid, Madrid, Community of Madrid, Spain