|Birth Day||July 23, 1928|
|Birth Place||New York|
|Age||92 YEARS OLD|
|Died On||Apr 26, 2004 (age 75)|
He dropped out of school and joined the Merchant Marines when he was fifteen years old.
He used unorthodox punctuation in his novels.
He married Suzanne Selby in 1969. He was known to his friends as "Cubby."
His famous novel, Requiem for a Dream, was made into a film starring Jared Leto.