As per our current Database, James Dickey is still alive (as per Wikipedia, Last update: May 10, 2020).
Currently, James Dickey is 98 years, 6 months and 2 days old. James Dickey will celebrate 99rd birthday on a Wednesday 2nd of February 2022. Below we countdown to James Dickey upcoming birthday.
|Popular As||James Dickey|
|Age||97 years old|
|Born||February 2, 1923 (Atlanta, GA)|
James Dickey’s zodiac sign is Aquarius. According to astrologers, the presence of Aries always marks the beginning of something energetic and turbulent. They are continuously looking for dynamic, speed and competition, always being the first in everything - from work to social gatherings. Thanks to its ruling planet Mars and the fact it belongs to the element of Fire (just like Leo and Sagittarius), Aries is one of the most active zodiac signs. It is in their nature to take action, sometimes before they think about it well.
James Dickey 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.
Poet and author whose 1970 novel, Deliverance, was adapted into a film of the same title. Buckdancer's Choice, his 1965 poetry collection, received the National Book Award.
He played on the football team at Clemson Agricultural College of South Carolina.
He served as the eighteenth Poet Laureate of the United States.
He married Maxine Syerson in 1948, and the couple subsequently raised two sons. Following his first wife's death, Dickey married Deborah Dodson, with whom he had a daughter.
He and James Thurber were both Georgia-born authors.