This site uses cookies to deliver our services, improve performance, for analytics, and (if not signed in) for advertising. By using LibraryThing you acknowledge that you have read and understand our Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. Your use of the site and services is subject to these policies and terms.

Darwin Porter

Author of Frommer's Complete Guide: London

Includes the names: Darwin Porter, Darwiin Porter

MembersReviewsPopularityRatingFavorited   Events   
3,185175,189 (3.25)00

Top members (works)

Member favorites

Members: None

Add to favorites
1/10/07 (16) Bahamas (12) BC091612 (14) Bermuda (11) biography (29) Calibre import (14) Caribbean (16) D.C. (16) ebook (33) England (62) Europe (42) fiction (33) film (14) France (49) gay (32) geography (13) Georgia (15) Germany (26) Great Britain (12) guide (46) guidebook (54) Hollywood (12) Italy (40) London (16) lplibrarymelbourne (39) maps (14) non-fiction (142) own (18) Paris (36) Puerto Rico (12) reference (53) Scandinavia (11) Scotland (23) Spain (23) to-read (17) travel (688) travel guide (94) unsortedISBN (31) USA (13) Washington DC (16)
No events listed. (add an event)
You must log in to edit Common Knowledge data.
For more help see the Common Knowledge help page.
Canonical name
Legal name
Other names
Date of birth
Date of death
Burial location
Country (for map)
Place of death
Places of residence
Awards and honors
Short biography
Darwin Porter is one of the most prolific writers of the Frommer's travel guides and a Hollywood biographer.
He was born in western North Carolina and grew up in Miami Beach. He attended the University of Miami and graduated in 1959. At the age of 20, he became an entertainment columnist for the Miami Herald, later being made bureau chief in Key West.

Disambiguation notice

Is this you?

Become a LibraryThing Author.

Member ratings

Average: (3.25)
0.5 1
1 18
2 15
2.5 4
3 50
3.5 13
4 62
4.5 1
5 15

Improve this author

Combine/separate works

Author division

Darwin Porter is currently considered a "single author." If one or more works are by a distinct, homonymous authors, go ahead and split the author.


Darwin Porter is composed of 3 names. You can examine and separate out names.

Combine with…


About | Contact | Privacy/Terms | Help/FAQs | Blog | Store | APIs | TinyCat | Legacy Libraries | Early Reviewers | Common Knowledge | 130,256,319 books! | Top bar: Always visible