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Raymond Chandler
Raymond Thornton Chandler was an American novelist and screenwriter. In 1932, at age forty-four, Chandler decided to become a detective fiction writer after losing his job as an oil company executive during the Great Depression. His first short story, "Blackmailers Don't Shoot", was published in 1933 in 'Black Mask,' a popular pulp magazine. His... Wikipedia
July 23, 1888, Chicago, Illinois, United States
July 26 AD, San Diego, California, United States

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