Erskine Caldwell, Date of Birth, Place of Birth, Date of Death


Erskine Caldwell

American novelist, short story writer, travel writer, essayist

Date of Birth: 17-Dec-1903

Place of Birth: Coweta County, Georgia, United States

Date of Death: 11-Apr-1987

Profession: writer, journalist, children's writer, novelist

Nationality: United States

Zodiac Sign: Sagittarius

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About Erskine Caldwell

  • Erskine Preston Caldwell (December 17, 1903 – April 11, 1987) was an American novelist and short story writer.
  • His writings about poverty, racism and social problems in his native Southern United States, in novels such as Tobacco Road (1932) and God's Little Acre (1933) won him critical acclaim, but his advocacy of eugenics and the sterilization of Georgia's poor whites became less popular following World War II.

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