Robert Jordan, Date of Birth, Place of Birth, Date of Death


Robert Jordan

American writer

Date of Birth: 17-Oct-1948

Place of Birth: Charleston, South Carolina, United States

Date of Death: 16-Sep-2007

Profession: writer, military officer, novelist, science fiction writer

Nationality: United States

Zodiac Sign: Libra

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About Robert Jordan

  • James Oliver Rigney Jr.
  • (October 17, 1948 – September 16, 2007), better known by his pen name Robert Jordan, was an American author of epic fantasy.
  • He is best known for the Wheel of Time series, which was finished by Brandon Sanderson upon Jordan's death, which comprises 14 books and a prequel novel.
  • He is one of several writers to have written original Conan the Barbarian novels; his are highly acclaimed to this day.
  • Rigney also wrote historical fiction under his pseudonym Reagan O'Neal, a western as Jackson O'Reilly, and dance criticism as Chang Lung.
  • Additionally, he ghostwrote an "international thriller" that is still believed to have been written by someone else.

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