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Elizabeth Spencer was born on 19 July, 1921 in Carrolton, Mississippi, USA, is a Writer. Discover Elizabeth Spencer's Biography, Age, Height, Physical Stats, Dating/Affairs, Family and career updates. Learn How rich is She in this year and how She spends money? Also learn how She earned most of Elizabeth Spencer networth?

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Occupation writer
Age 98 years old
Zodiac Sign Cancer
Born 19 July 1921
Birthday 19 July
Birthplace Carrolton, Mississippi, USA
Date of death 22 December, 2019
Died Place Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
Nationality USA

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Who Is Elizabeth Spencer's Husband?

Her husband is John Rusher (1956 - 1998) ( his death)

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Elizabeth Spencer Net Worth

Her net worth has been growing significantly in 2020-2021. So, how much is Elizabeth Spencer worth at the age of 98 years old? Elizabeth Spencer’s income source is mostly from being a successful Writer. She is from USA. We have estimated Elizabeth Spencer's net worth, money, salary, income, and assets.

Net Worth in 2021 $1 Million - $5 Million
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In 2001 she received the Cleanth Brooks Medal for achievement awarded by the Fellowship of Southern Writers.


In 1999 she received the Mississippi State Library Award for non-fiction.


In 1998 she received the Fortner Award for Literature.


William Corrington Award for fiction and the Richard Wright Literary Excellence Award for fiction in 1997.


In 1994 she received the North Carolina Governor's Award for Literature.


She was the Vice-Chancellor for the Charter Member Fellowship of Southern Writers from 1993 to 1997. More of her many awards include the J.


Then in 1992 she received the Salem Award for Distinction in Letters from Salem College and the John Dos Passos Award for Literature.


In 1988 she received the National Endowment for the Arts Senior Fellowship in Literature Grant.


In 1985 she was elected to the American Institute of Arts and Letters.


In 1983 she received the National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship and the Award of Merit Medal for the Short Story.


In 1968 she received the Bellamann Award.


In 1962 she received the Donnelly Fellowship, Bryn Mawr College.


In 1960 she received the McGraw-Hill Fiction Fellowship Award.


In 1956-1957 she received the Kenyon Review Fiction Fellowship and the First Rosenthal Award.


In 1953 she received the Guggenheim Foundation Fellowship Award.


Elizabeth Spencer has won many awards in her lifetime. She is a five-time recipient of the O. Henry prize The Voice at the Back Door for short fiction. While considered a Southern writer, Spencer lived in Italy and Canada for many years and many of her stories take place in those countries, including her best-known work, Light in the Piazza. In 1952 she got a recognition award from the American Academy of Arts and Letters.