Norman Mailer timeline

  • Norman Mailer is Born

    Norman Kingsley Mailer (January 31, 1923 – November 10, 2007) was an American novelist, journalist, essayist, poet, playwright, screenwriter and... Read more

  • Jack Henry Abbott is Captured in Louisiana

    Telling prison officials that Abbott had a promising career as a writer, Mailer offered to employ him as a researcher. On June 5, 1981, Abbott was... Read more

  • Norman Mailer Dies

    Norman Kingsley Mailer (January 31, 1923 – November 10, 2007) was an American novelist, journalist, essayist, poet, playwright, screenwriter and... Read more