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Canonical name
"Lastname, Firstname" as in Tolkien, J.R.R or Doyle, Sir Arthur Conan

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Canonical name
"Lastname, Firstname" as in Tolkien, J.R.R or Doyle, Sir Arthur Conan
Legal name
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Other names
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Date of death
"YYYY-MM-DD", "YYYY" "YYYY-MM-DD BCE", "5th-6th c. BCE",
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Burial location
All Saints Cemetery, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
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Gender
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Nationality
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Places of residence
"Boston, Massachusetts, USA", "Paris, France", "Algeria"
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Education
"Mississippi State University (BS|Library Science)","Oxford University (Christ Church)", "University of California, Berkeley"
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Occupations
plumber or waiter or engineer
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Relationships
Huxley, Julian (brother), Orwell, George (student), Huxley, Leonard (father)
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Organizations
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Awards and honors
"Pulitzer Prize (History, 1991)", "Hugo (1991)" Awards given for a specific work should only be entered on the work page, not the author page.
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Agent
"Barthold Fles", "John Hodgman (Writers House)", "Toni Strassman"
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Short biography
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