About Alex Haley

Alex Haley
Alexander Murray Palmer "Alex" Haley was an American writer known as the author of the 1976 book 'Roots: The Saga of an American Family.' The book was adapted by ABC as a TV mini-series of the same name and aired in 1977 to a record-breaking 130 million viewers. It had great influence on awareness in the United States of African-American history... Wikipedia
August 11, 1921, Ithaca, New York, USA
February 10, 1992, Seattle, Washington, USA

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