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us: Hitchens, Christopher

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  • Instance Of

  • Scheme Membership(s)

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  • Fuller Name

    • Christopher Eric
  • Variants

    • us: Hitchens, Christopher (Christopher Eric), 1949-
  • Addtional Information

    • Birth Date

    • Death Date

    • Birth Place

        Portsmouth, England
    • Death Place

        Houston, Tex.
    • Associated Locale

        Washington, D.C.
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: Leys School, Cambridge
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: Balliol College, Oxford
    • Gender

    • Associated Language

    • Occupation

    • Sources

      • found: Cyprus, 1984: t.p. (Christopher Hitchens) jkt. (b. 1949; educated at the Leys School, Cambridge; and Balliol Coll., Oxford)
      • found: LC data base, 8-20-84 (hdg.: Hitchens, Christopher)
      • found: The trial of Henry Kissinger, 2001: CIP t.p. (Christopher Hitchens) publisher info (lives in Washington, DC and writes for Vanity fair and The nation)
      • found: Is Christianity good for the world? 2008: ECIP t.p. (Christopher Hitchens) data view (b. 1949)
      • found: The quotable Hitchens, 2011: ECIP t.p. (Christopher Hitchens) data view (Hitchens, Christopher Eric)
      • found: New York times WWW site, Dec. 16, 2011 (Christopher Hitchens; b. Christopher Eric Hitchens, Apr. 13, 1949, Portsmouth, England; d. Thursday [Dec. 15, 2011], Houston, aged 62; slashing polemicist in the tradition of Thomas Paine and George Orwell who trained his sights on targets as various as Henry Kissinger, the British monarchy, and Mother Teresa, wrote a best-seller attacking religious belief, and dismayed his former comrades on the left by enthusiastically supporting the American-led war in Iraq)
    • Change Notes

      • 1984-09-27: new
      • 2013-01-07: revised
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