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American journalist best known for his syndicated column It Happened Last Night (later titled Last Night With Earl Wilson). In 1971 his book The Show Business Nobody Knows was published and chronicled the Broadway scene of his day.
He obtained his Bachelor of Science in Journalism from Ohio State University in 1931 and his column for the New York Post began in 1942.
He appeared in several films as himself, including Copacabana and A Face in the Crowd.
How did Earl Wilson die?
Earl Wilson's death was caused by Heart Attack.
He was 70. The cause was a heart attack, said Jim Martin, the executive director of the Baseball Assistance Team, which provides financial aid to former baseball figures. Wilson served as the organization’s president from 2000 through 2004 and headed its grants committee at his death.
|Cause of death||Heart Attack|
|Age of death||79 years|
|Birthday||May 3, 1907|
|Death date||January 16, 1987|
|Place of death||Southfield, Michigan, United States|
|Place of burial||N/A|
"A vacation is what you take when you can no longer take what you've been taking."Earl Wilson
"Ever notice that the whisper of temptation can be heard farther than the loudest call to duty."Earl Wilson
"Courage is the art of being the only one who knows you're scared to death."Earl Wilson
"This would be a much better world if more married couples were as deeply in love as they are in debt."Earl Wilson
"If you think nobody cares if you're alive, try missing a couple of car payments."Earl Wilson