Thomas Ruggles Pynchon, Jr. (/ˈpɪnˌɒn/,[1] commonly /ˈpɪnən/;[2] born Mey 8, 1937) is an American novelist.

Thomas Pynchon
BornThomas Ruggles Pynchon, Jr.
(1937-05-08) 8 Mey 1937 (age 83)
Glen Cove, New York, U.S.
ResidenceNew York Ceety, U.S.
NaitionalityAmerican
Alma materCornell Varsity
ThriftNovelist
MuivementPostmodrenism
Hauf-marrae(s)Melanie Jackson
ChilderJackson Pynchon
ParentsThomas Ruggles Pynchon, Sr.
Katherine Frances Bennett
RelativesTristan Taormino

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  1. "8/25/2013 New York Magazine profile based on interviews with lifelong friends and family members". Retrieved September 17, 2013.
  2. "Pynchon". Random House Webster's Unabridged Dictionary.