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About Patricia Cornwell
Patricia Cornwell is a celebrated American writer known for her numerous best-selling books in the crime genre, which feature the character named Dr. Kay Scarpetta. She became an international star with the release of her 1990 debut novel Postmortem, which earned her several prestigious awards such as the Edgar Award and the John Creasey Memorial Award. Some of her other famous novels include Cruel andUnusual and Book of the Dead. Throughout her career, she has sold over hundred million books worldwide.
Her first marriage was to her English professor Charles Cornwell. The marriage lasted from 1980 to 1989. She married her lesbian partner Staci Gruber in 2005.
In 1993, she was arrested for drunk driving after crashing her car in Hollywood.
She was once a very close friend of former U.S. President George H.W. Bush and his family.
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Famous quotes by Patricia Cornwell
I believe the root of all evil is abuse of power.Patricia Cornwell
I constantly remind people that crime isn't solved by technology it's solved by people.Patricia Cornwell
I didn't invent forensic science and medicine. I just was one of the first people to recognize how interesting it is.Patricia Cornwell
In my forties, my optimism was boundless. I had really good health and tremendous success which allowed me to do anything I wanted.Patricia Cornwell
On the last morning of Virginia's bloodiest year since the Civil War, I built a fire and sat facing a window of darkness where at sunrise I knew I would find the sea.Patricia Cornwell
Patricia Cornwell's Popularity
Patricia Cornwell is a famous American novelist, who was born on June 9, 1956. As a person born on this date, Patricia Cornwell is listed in our database as the 25th most popular celebrity for the day (June 9) and the 59th most popular for the year (1956).
People born on June 9 fall under the Zodiac sign of Gemini, the Twins. Patricia Cornwell is the 952nd most popular Gemini.
Aside from information specific to Patricia Cornwell's birthday, Patricia Cornwell is the 5004th most famous American and ranks 36th in famous people born in Miami, Florida, U.S.
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