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Early life[ edit ] Eugene Louis Vidal was born in the cadet hospital of the U.
The middle name, Louis, was a mistake on the part of his father, "who could not remember, for certain, whether his own name was Eugene Louis or Eugene Luther". Albans school, where Vidal attended preparatory school. The baptismal ceremony was effected so he "could be confirmed [into the Episcopal faith]" at the Washington Cathedral, in Februaryas "Eugene Luther Gore Vidal".
I wasn't going to write as 'Gene' since there was already one. I didn't want to use the 'Jr. Military Academy, the exceptionally athletic Vidal Sr. Subsequently, he competed in the Summer Olympics and in the Summer Olympics seventh in the decathlonand coach of the U.
Auchincloss and to Robert Olds. She also had "a long off-and-on affair" with the actor Clark Gable. Given the blindness of his maternal grandfather, Senator Thomas Pryor Goreof Oklahoma, Vidal read aloud to him, and was his Senate pageand his seeing-eye guide. Albans School on his first European trip, to visit Italy and France.
He visited for the first time Rome, the city which came "at the center of Gore's literary imagination", and Paris. When the Second World War began in early September, the group was forced to an early return home; on his way back, he and his colleagues stopped in Great Britain, and they met the U.
Sharpest Tongue in the West, Roy Hattersley said that "for reasons he never explained, he [Vidal] did not go on to HarvardYaleor Princetonwith other members of his social class. Later, Vidal passed the examinations necessary to become a maritime warrant officer junior grade in the Transportation Corps, and subsequently served as first mate of the F.
After three years in service, Warrant Officer Gene Vidal suffered hypothermiadeveloped rheumatoid arthritis and, consequently, was reassigned to duty as a mess officer.
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The Edgar Box genre novels sold well and earned black-listed Vidal a secret living. Two early teleplays were A Sense of Justice and Honor.
Roosevelt and Myra Breckinridgea satire of the American movie business, by way of a school of dramatic arts owned by a transsexual woman, the eponymous anti-heroine. A Novel in the Form of a MemoirVidal concentrated upon the essay and developed two types of fiction.
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