Alex Haley

Born Aug 11, 1921
Alexander Murray Palmer Haley was an American writer. He is best known as the author of the 1976 book Roots: The Saga of an American Family and the co-author of The Autobiography of Malcolm X.
Alex Haley

Alex Haley Stats


: Alexander Murray Palmer Haley


: African American


: United States of America

Date of Birth

: August 11, 1921

Place of Birth

: Ithaca

Date of Death

: February 10, 1992

Place of Death

: Seattle

Cause of Death

: Myocardial infarction

Alex Haley Books

  1. Roots: The Saga of an American Family
  2. Mama Flora's Family
  3. The Autobiography of Malcolm X
  4. Viva Mexico!
  5. Great African Americans in Literature
  6. Racines
  7. A different kind of Christmas
  8. The Man Who Traced Americas Roots
  9. Roots/Teachers Guide
  10. Dragon Parade