Ross Lockridge Jr. date of birth:

April 25, 1914

How old was Ross Lockridge Jr. when died?

33

Where was Ross Lockridge Jr. born?

Bloomington, Indiana, United States

When did Ross Lockridge Jr. die?

March 6, 1948

What is Ross Lockridge Jr.'s occupation?

novelist

What genre is Ross Lockridge Jr.'s work?

Historical fiction

Short Biography

Ross Franklin Lockridge, Jr., (April 25, 1914 – March 6, 1948) was an American novelist of the mid-20th century. He is noted for Raintree County (1948), a widely praised novel which many readers and critics considered a contender for the "Great American Novel, " and for his death by suicide just as it was reaching the top of the best-seller lists.