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Russell Conwell Hoban Net Worth

Russell Conwell Hoban Net Worth is
$1 Million

Russell Conwell Hoban Biography

Russell Hoban's parents were immigrants from Ukraine. His father was the advertising manager of a newspaper, as well as the director of a Philadelphia drama guild. Russell served in the US infantry during World War II. After the war, he taught art in New York and Connecticut. He began publishing children's books in 1958 and produced more than 50 ...

Known for movies

Quick Facts

Date Of BirthFebruary 4, 1925
Died2011-12-13
Place Of BirthLansdale, Pennsylvania, USA
Weightabout 155 pounds
ProfessionWriter, Actor
NationalityAmerican
Spouse• Lillian Hoban ; children
Wikipediahttps://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/?curid=375998
Star SignAquarius


Interesting Facts

#Fact
1Three children from second marriage: sons Jake, Ben, Wieland.
2Biography/bibliography in: "Contemporary Authors". New Revision Series, vol. 138, pages 215-222. Farmington Hills, MI: Thomson Gale, 2005.
3Hugely respected in the science fiction field for 'Riddley Walker' (1980), a post-holocaust novel, and many other works.
4Graduated from Lansdale High School at the age of 16, enrolled at Temple University, then dropped out after five weeks.
5Named after Russell Conwell, a self-improvement lecturer.
6Four children from his first marriage - Phoebe, Abrom, Esme, Julia


Filmography

Writer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Nonesense and Lullabyes: Poems1992Video poems
The Marzipan Pig1990TV Movie book
Deadsy1990Short as Russel Hoban
Door1990Short
Turtle Diary1985novel
The Mouse and His Child1977novel
Emmet Otter's Jug-Band Christmas1977TV Movie book
Leap in the Dark1973TV Series writer

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Deadsy1990ShortNarrator (voice, as Russel Hoban)
Door1990ShortNarrator (voice)

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Masterpieces of the British Museum2006TV Series documentaryHimself - Novelist

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