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John Gilmore

Actor + Novelist + Poet
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Born Jul 5, 1935

John "Jonathan" Gilmore is an American author and gonzo journalist known for iconoclastic Hollywood memoirs, true crime literature and hard-boiled fiction. A motion picture, television and stage actor in Los Angeles and New York in the 1950s, his friends including James Dean and Marilyn Monroe. Gilmore emerged as a writer from the Beat Generation in the 60s, influenced by Jack Kerouac and befriended by cult author William S. Burroughs.… Read More

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  • Mitchell Kapor Seeks To Meld Business, Social Good
    San Francisco Chronicle - Aug 25, 2013
  • Wayne Meisel: Building A Seminary Student Movement: A Missing Voice In The Cause For Change
    Huffington Post - Mar 22, 2013
  • Cory Doctorow: 'i Can't Read This Without Crying'
    Huffington Post - Jan 29, 2013
  • Five Things You Need To Know Today: July 5, 2012
    Braintree Patch - Jul 05, 2012

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1935 Birth Born on July 5, 1935.
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