Nelson Gidding
Name: Nelson Gidding
Occupation: Writer
Gender: Male
Birth Day: September 15, 1919
Death Date: May 1, 2004 (age 84)
Age: Aged 84
Country: United States
Zodiac Sign: Virgo

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Nelson Gidding

Nelson Gidding was born on September 15, 1919 in United States (84 years old). Nelson Gidding is a Writer, zodiac sign: Virgo. Nationality: United States. Approx. Net Worth: Undisclosed.


He once taught a screenwriting course at University of Southern California for a number of years.

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As per our current Database, Nelson Gidding died on May 1, 2004 (age 84).


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Before Fame

He matriculated from Harvard University.


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Gidding was born in New York and attended school at Phillips Exeter Academy; as a young man he was friends with Norman Mailer. After graduating from Harvard University, he entered the Army Air Forces in World War II as the navigator on a B-26. His plane was shot down over Italy, but he survived; he spent 18 months as a POW but effected an escape. Returning from the war, in 1946 he published his only novel, End Over End, begun while captive in a German prison camp.


In 1949, Gidding married Hildegarde Colligan; together they had a son, Joshua Gidding, who today is a Seattle writer and college professor.


After the death of his first wife on June 13, 1995, in 1998 Gidding married Chun-Ling Wang, a Chinese immigrant.


Gidding taught at USC until his death from congestive heart failure at a Santa Monica hospital in 2004.

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