As per our current Database, Jack Schaefer is still alive (as per Wikipedia, Last update: May 10, 2020).
Currently, Jack Schaefer is 116 years, 3 months and 11 days old. Jack Schaefer will celebrate 117rd birthday on a Tuesday 19th of November 2024. Below we countdown to Jack Schaefer upcoming birthday.
|113 years old
|November 19, 1907 (Ohio)
Jack Schaefer’s zodiac sign is Scorpio. According to astrologers, Scorpio-born are passionate and assertive people. They are determined and decisive, and will research until they find out the truth. Scorpio is a great leader, always aware of the situation and also features prominently in resourcefulness. Scorpio is a Water sign and lives to experience and express emotions. Although emotions are very important for Scorpio, they manifest them differently than other water signs. In any case, you can be sure that the Scorpio will keep your secrets, whatever they may be.
Jack Schaefer was born in the Year of the Goat. Those born under the Chinese Zodiac sign of the Goat enjoy being alone in their thoughts. They’re creative, thinkers, wanderers, unorganized, high-strung and insecure, and can be anxiety-ridden. They need lots of love, support and reassurance. Appearance is important too. Compatible with Pig or Rabbit.
An American author of western-themed novels, he is particularly known for Shane, a work that was adapted by George Stevens into a critically- acclaimed film. His other works include The Canyon, Company of Cowards, and Tales from the West.
He graduated from Oberlin College and briefly attended graduate school at Columbia University. He subsequently had a long career as a journalist.
He earned his literary reputation as an author of Westerns; however, he never actually visited the American West.
He was married twice. He lived in Santa Fe, New Mexico with his second wife.
His 1963 novel, Monte Walsh, was made into a movie starring Lee Marvin.