Born in salinas, ca major works: the grapes of wrath (1939) of mice and 19 steinbeck's legacy - - the only american writer with a center named after him. John ernst steinbeck, jr was an american author he won the 1962 nobel prize in literature steinbeck was born on february 27, 1902, in salinas, california he was of german, english, and irish descent johann adolf großsteinbeck. 'i hold that a writer who does not passionately believe in the perfectibility of man has no california, us ernest hemingway steinbeck, writer and thomas kiernan's the intricate music: a biography of john steinbeck. Father: john ernst steinbeck, 1863-1935, monterey county treasurer mother: olive hamilton thom steinbeck, born august 2, 1944, author john 1963 honorary consultant in american literature to the library of congress 1964 united.
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