J. D. Salinger

Born Jan 1, 1919
  • Writer, Novelist, Soldier
Net Worth
$20 Million
Jerome David "J. D." Salinger was an American writer who won acclaim early in life. He led a very private life for more than a half-century. He published his final original work in 1965 and gave his last interview in 1980. Salinger was raised in Manhattan and began writing short stories while in sec...
J. D. Salinger

J. D. Salinger Stats


: J.D. Salinger, Jerome David Salinger, Jerome David "J. D." Salinger


: Writer, Novelist, Soldier


: Jewish people


: United States of America

Date of Birth

: January 1, 1919

Place of Birth

: New York City

Date of Death

: January 27, 2010

Place of Death

: Cornish

Cause of Death

: Natural causes

J. D. Salinger Influences

  1. Rainer Maria Rilke
    Rainer Maria Rilke
  2. Anton Chekhov
    Anton Chekhov
  3. Ernest Hemingway
    Ernest Hemingway
  4. F. Scott Fitzgerald
    F. Scott Fitzgerald
  5. Gustave Flaubert
    Gustave Flaubert
  6. Sherwood Anderson
  7. Robert Burns
    Robert Burns
  8. Franz Kafka
    Franz Kafka
  9. Leo Tolstoy
    Leo Tolstoy

J. D. Salinger Film Appearances

  1. Salinger

J. D. Salinger Books

  1. The Catcher in the Rye
  2. Franny and Zooey
  3. Raise High the Roof Beam, Carpenters and Seymour: An Introduction
  4. Nine Stories
  5. Soft-Boiled Sergeant
  6. The Hang of It
  7. I'm Crazy
  8. A Perfect Day for Bananafish
  9. Down at the Dinghy
  10. For Esmé—with Love and Squalor

J. D. Salinger Subject of Books

  1. At Home in the World: A Memoir
  2. Salinger