Ernest J. Gaines

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Ernest J. Gaines‘s source of wealth comes from being a novelist. How much money is Ernest J. Gaines worth at the age of 90 and what’s his real net worth now?

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Ernest J. Gaines (born January 15, 1933) is famous for being novelist. He currently resides in Louisiana. An African-American author, Gaines is best known for his award-winning novel, A Lesson Before Dying (1993), which tells the story of a black man who is sentenced to death for a crime that he did not commit. Gaines’s other works include The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman (1971) and A Gathering of Old Men (1983).

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Ernest J. Gaines
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January 15, 1933 (age 90)

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Ernest J. Gaines was born in Louisiana on Sunday, January 15, 1933 (Silent Generation generation). He is 90 years old and is a Capricorn. He was the recipient of the prestigious National Humanities Medal.

He wrote his first novel when he was just seventeen years old. Several years later, he graduated from San Francisco State University with a degree in literature. Ernest J. Gaines is a member of Richest Celebrities and Novelists.


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He and Regina Carter both received MacArthur Grants.

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