Charles Bukowski Rank
About Charles Bukowski
Charles Bukowski was a German-American writer and poet.
Alcohol, sex, poverty, drudgery and being a writer.
He published 6 novels and thousands of poems and short stories. His body of work was influenced by his city, Los Angeles.
His Personal Life
He was born in Germany in 1920. He suffered from alcoholism. He died of leukemia in 1994.
He has been described as: "A detailed depiction of a certain taboo male fantasy: the uninhibited bachelor, slobby, anti-social and utterly free".
Charles Bukowski Rank
Famous quotes by Charles Bukowski
Bad taste creates many more millionaires than good taste.Charles Bukowski
I would be married, but I'd have no wife, I would be married to a single life.Charles Bukowski
Show me a man who lives alone and has a perpetually clean kitchen, and 8 times out of 9 I'll show you a man with detestable spiritual qualities.Charles Bukowski
The difference between a democracy and a dictatorship is that in a democracy you vote first and take orders later in a dictatorship you don't have to waste your time voting.Charles Bukowski
To do a dull thing with style-now that's what I call art.Charles Bukowski
We have wasted History like a bunch of drunks shooting dice back in the men's crapper of the local bar.Charles Bukowski
You begin saving the world by saving one man at a time all else is grandiose romanticism or politics.Charles Bukowski
Charles Bukowski's Popularity
Charles Bukowski was a famous German-American writer and poet, who was born on August 16, 1920. As a person born on this date, Charles Bukowski is listed in our database as the 8th most popular celebrity for the day (August 16) and the 2nd most popular for the year (1920).
People born on August 16 fall under the Zodiac sign of Leo, the Lion. Charles Bukowski is the 271st most popular Leo.
Aside from information specific to Charles Bukowski's birthday, Charles Bukowski is the 1st most famous German-American.
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