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John Hersey (John Richard Hersey) was born on 17 June, 1914 in Tianjin, China, is a Writer. Discover John Hersey's Biography, Age, Height, Physical Stats, Dating/Affairs, Family and career updates. Learn How rich is He in this year and how He spends money? Also learn how He earned most of John Hersey networth?

Popular As John Richard Hersey
Occupation writer
Age 79 years old
Zodiac Sign Gemini
Born 17 June 1914
Birthday 17 June
Birthplace Tianjin, China
Date of death 24 March, 1993
Died Place Key West, Florida, USA
Nationality China

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John Hersey Height, Weight & Measurements

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Who Is John Hersey's Wife?

His wife is Barbara Day Addams Kaufman (1958 - 24 March 1993) ( his death) ( 1 child), Frances Ann Cannon (1940 - 1958) ( divorced) ( 4 children)

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Wife Barbara Day Addams Kaufman (1958 - 24 March 1993) ( his death) ( 1 child), Frances Ann Cannon (1940 - 1958) ( divorced) ( 4 children)
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John Hersey Net Worth

His net worth has been growing significantly in 2021-2022. So, how much is John Hersey worth at the age of 79 years old? John Hersey’s income source is mostly from being a successful Writer. He is from China. We have estimated John Hersey's net worth , money, salary, income, and assets.

Net Worth in 2022 $1 Million - $5 Million
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Pulitzer prize-winning American writer, a former journalist. Mainly concerned with war themes. He was an early opponent of the Vietnam War. From 1965-70, Hersey was Master of Pierson College at Yale University and later taught writing courses, in fiction and non-fiction, to undergraduates.


He was a writer, known for The War Lover (1962), A Bell for Adano (1945) and Ford Star Jubilee (1955). He was married to Barbara Day Addams Kaufman and Frances Ann Cannon.


John Hersey was born on June 17, 1914 in Tianjin, China as John Richard Hersey.