Beryl Bainbridge, Date of Birth, Place of Birth, Date of Death

    

Beryl Bainbridge

English novelist

Date of Birth: 21-Nov-1932

Place of Birth: Liverpool, England, United Kingdom

Date of Death: 02-Jul-2010

Profession: screenwriter, actor, writer, novelist

Nationality: United Kingdom

Zodiac Sign: Scorpio


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About Beryl Bainbridge

  • Dame Beryl Margaret Bainbridge (21 November 1932 – 2 July 2010) was an English writer from Liverpool.
  • She was primarily known for her works of psychological fiction, often macabre tales set among the English working class.
  • Bainbridge won the Whitbread Awards prize for best novel in 1977 and 1996; she was nominated five times for the Booker Prize.
  • She was described in 2007 as "a national treasure".
  • In 2008, The Times named Bainbridge on their list of "The 10 greatest British writers since 1945".

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