As per our current Database, Earl Hamner Jr. has been died on Mar 24, 2016 (age 92).
When Earl Hamner Jr. die, Earl Hamner Jr. was 92 years old.
|Popular As||Earl Hamner Jr.|
|Age||92 years old|
|Born||July 10, 1923 (Virginia)|
Earl Hamner Jr.’s zodiac sign is Cancer. According to astrologers, the sign of Cancer belongs to the element of Water, just like Scorpio and Pisces. Guided by emotion and their heart, they could have a hard time blending into the world around them. Being ruled by the Moon, phases of the lunar cycle deepen their internal mysteries and create fleeting emotional patterns that are beyond their control. As children, they don't have enough coping and defensive mechanisms for the outer world, and have to be approached with care and understanding, for that is what they give in return.
Earl Hamner Jr. was born in the Year of the Pig. Those born under the Chinese Zodiac sign of the Pig are extremely nice, good-mannered and tasteful. They’re perfectionists who enjoy finer things but are not perceived as snobs. They enjoy helping others and are good companions until someone close crosses them, then look out! They’re intelligent, always seeking more knowledge, and exclusive. Compatible with Rabbit or Goat.
Best known for creating and narrating The Waltons, a television series based on his 1961 novel Spencer's Mountain, this Virginia-born author also penned numerous episodes of The Twilight Zone and wrote the screenplays for such films and soap operas as Palm Springs Weekend and Falcon Crest.
He published his first novel, Fifty Roads to Town, in 1953.
Though best known for The Waltons and Falcon Crest, he also created two other, shorter-lived television series: Boone and Apple's Way.
He grew up in Nelson County, Virginia. He based the grandparents in The Waltons on his maternal grandparents, Colonel Anderson and Ora Lee Gianniny, and devised the show's title by slightly adjusting the name of his paternal grandfather, Walter Clifton Hamner.
Richard Thomas was one of the stars of Hamner's television series, The Waltons.