William Cuthbert Faulkner was an American writer and Nobel Prize laureate from Oxford, Mississippi. Faulkner wrote novels, short stories, a play, poetry, essays and screenplays.
Born: September 25, 1897, New Albany, Mississippi, United States
Died: July 6, 1962, Byhalia, Mississippi, United States
Movies: As I Lay Dying, The Long, Hot Summer, The Big Sleep, More
Education: University of Mississippi (1919–1921), Oxford High School, University of Virginia
Plays: Requiem for a Nun