Gore Vidal vs Noam Chomsky

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Net worth 2018
$5 Million
Writers
Industry
Philosophers
West Point
Residence
East Oak Lane
United States
Country
United States
03/10/1925
BirthDay
07/12/1928
July 31, 2012
Died On
Height
1.69 m
Sidwell Friends School, Phillips Exeter Academy
Education
1955 - University of Pennsylvania, 1949 - University of Pennsylvania, 1951 - University of Pennsylvania, 1945 - Central High School
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2012

He died in California in 2012 after suffering from pneumonia

2000

Throughout 90s and 2000s, he acted in movies like: ‘Bob Roberts’, ‘Gattaca’, ‘With Honors’, ‘Igby Goes Down’ and ‘Trailer for the Remake of Gore Vidal’s Caligula

1950

In 1950s, Vidal started writing mystery books under the fake identity of ‘Edgar Box’ because after his controversial novel ‘The City and the Pillar’, New York Times banned his books from being reviewed by the publication

1948

In 1948, Vidal published ‘The City and the Pillar’

1946

In 1946, Vidal published his first ever literary work, a novel based on his experiences in the army, ‘Williwaw’

1876

In the 70s and 80s, Vidal did work like ‘Weekend’, ‘An Evening With Richard Nixon’, ‘Two Sisters: A Novel in the Form of a Memoir’, ‘Burr’, ‘1876’, ‘Lincoln’, ‘Empire’, ‘Creation’, ‘Myron’ which was a sequel to ‘Myra Breckinridge’, ‘Kalki’

2014

Even though he was devastated by the death of his wife, he eventually found love again, leading to his second marriage to Valeria Wasserman in 2014

2008

The couple had a long married life that lasted up to Carol’s death in 2008

1952

He published his first academic article, ‘Systems of Syntactic Analysis’, in ‘The Journal of Symbolic Logic’ in 1952

1951

On Goodman’s advice, Chomsky proceeded to the Harvard University in 1951 to work on his doctoral dissertation

1949

The couple got married in 1949 and was blessed with three children

1947

In 1947, Noam Chomsky became romantically involved with Carol Doris Schatz, a lady he had known since his childhood

1945

In 1945, he entered the University of Pennsylvania where he studied philosophy, logic, and languages

1928

Avram Noam Chomsky was born on December 7, 1928, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, to William "Zev" Chomsky and his wife Elsie Simonofsky