Pulitzer Prize Winner and Oscar-Nominated Actor, Sam Shepard, Dead at 73

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Sad Demise for all fans of Sam Shepard who died on 27 July 2017 at the age of 73, he was a winner of Pulitzer Award, it is given to the achievements in newspaper, magazine and online journalism, literature, and musical composition in the United States. As an actor he was nominated for an Oscar for “Best Actor in a Supporting Role – The Right Stuff (1983) “.

Pulitzer Prize Winner and Oscar-Nominated Actor, Sam Shepard, Dead at 73
Pulitzer Prize Winner and Oscar-Nominated Actor, Sam Shepard, Dead at 73

As per New York Times report he was found dead on Thursday at his home in Kentucky as spokesman of his family confirmed this news. Stars suffered complication from Lou Gehrig’s disease and was died at age 73.

Journey starts from world war II when a son was born at home of Bomber Pilot on November 51943. His early childhood spent moving from base to base around US until his family got a home. His first earning came from his stripes in the theater world as off off Broadway Playwright and later he wrote more than a dozen films, a few of which he later directed also.

1970 was a golden year for him as he first gave his debut in front of the camera and the rose as a prominent actor of Hollywood with his career best roles in movies like The Right Stuff, Steel Magnolias, Days of Heaven, All the Pretty Horses and Mud and August: Osage County

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New generation love him as  Noah Calhoun’s father in The Notebook or as the narrator in Charlotte’s Web.  His last movie is Never Here in 2017.

He has three Children , Hannah Shepard, Jesse Shepard, Samuel Shepard. He Lived with Jessica Lange from 1982 to 2009 with his two children Hannah and Samuel.

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