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American author

Eric Jerome Dickey is ...

Born 7 Jul 1961 in Memphis
Died 3 Jan 2021 in Los Angeles
Age59 years, 5 months
Eric Jerome Dickey
Eric Jerome Dickey
Eric jerome dickey reading at the 2014 Gaithersburg Book Festival

About Eric Jerome Dickey

Eric Jerome Dickey born on 7 July 1961 in Memphis. He is a citizen of United States of America. Eric Jerome Dickey was educated at University of Memphis. He died on 3 January 2021 in Los Angeles from a cancer at age 59 years, 5 months.

He was an American author.

Eric Jerome Dickey has worked as a novelist, screenwriter and writer. He has been a member of Alpha Phi Alpha.


On January 3, 2021, Dickey died of cancer in Los Angeles, California, at the age of 59. His death was confirmed in an official statement from his publisher, Dutton. A The New York Times obituary described Dickey as "one of the most successful Black authors of the last quarter-century".