Sidney Sheldon

Born Feb 11, 1917
Hometown City of Chicago
Died Jan 30, 2007
Death Place the United States
Nationality American
Other Names Sidney Schechtel

Sidney SheldonBorn Template:Safesubst:February 11, 1917(1917-02-11)Template:Safesubst:Chicago, Illinois, United StatesDied January 30, 2007(2007-01-30) (aged 89)Template:Safesubst:Rancho Mirage, California, United StatesTemplate:Safesubst:Resting place Template:Safesubst:Template:Safesubst:Occupation NovelistNationality AmericanPeriod 1969-2007Genres Crime fiction, Thriller [http://www. hachettebookgroup. com/features/sidneysheldon/index. html http://www. hachettebookgroup.… Read More

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1917 Birth Born on February 11, 1917.


1937 20 Years Old In 1937 Sheldon moved to Hollywood, California, where he reviewed scripts and collaborated on a number of B movies. … Read More


1947 30 Years Old His success on Broadway brought him back to Hollywood where his first assignment was The Bachelor and the Bobby-Soxer, which earned him the Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay of 1947. … Read More


1970 53 Years Old Production for I Dream of Jeannie ended in 1970 after five seasons.


1982 65 Years Old It was "During the last year of I Dream of Jeannie, I decided to try a novel," he said in 1982. "Each morning from 9 until noon, I had a secretary at the studio take all calls. … Read More
1989 72 Years Old He married Alexandra Kostoff, a former child actress and an advertising executive of Macedonian origin, Ohrid, in Las Vegas in 1989. … Read More
2005 88 Years Old He struggled with bipolar disorder for years; he contemplated suicide at 17 (talked out of it by his father, who discovered him), as detailed in his autobiography published in 2005, The Other Side of Me. A resident of Palm Springs, California, Sheldon died on January 30, 2007 from complications arising from pneumonia at Eisenhower Medical Center in Rancho Mirage, California. … Read More
2007 90 Years Old Died on January 30, 2007.
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