Alex HaleyauthorBorn: 8/11/1921Birthplace: Ithaca, New York
Pulitzer Prize-winning author best known for Roots (1976), his ancestral saga encompassing the entire African-American experience, and The Autobiography of Malcolm X (1965).Died: 2/10/1992
More on Alex Haley from Fact Monster:
- Alex Haley - Biography of Alex Haley, Author of Roots
- Kunta Kinte - Biography of Kunta Kinte, Hero of Roots
- Halle Berry - Halle Berry actress, model Born: 8/14/1966 Birthplace: Cleveland, Ohio Oscar-winning actress who as ...
- LeVar Burton - Biography of LeVar Burton, The blind officer on Star Trek: The Next Generation
- Maya Angelou - Biography of Maya Angelou, Author of I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings