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Truman Garcia Capote[1] (/ˈtrmən kəˈpt/;[2] born Truman Streckfus Persons, 30 September 1924 – 25 August 1984) wis an American novelist, screenwriter, playwricht, an actor, mony o whase short stories, novelles, plays, an nonfeection are recognised leeterar classics, includin the novella Breakfast at Tiffany's (1958) an the true crime novelle In Cold Blood (1966), which he labeled a "nonfeection novelle". At least 20 films an televeesion dramas hae been produced o Capote novels, stories, an plays.

Truman Capote
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Truman Capote, 1980
BornTruman Streckfus Persons
30 September 1924(1924-09-30)
New Orleans, Louisiana, U.S.
Dee'd25 August 1984(1984-08-25) (aged 59)
Los Angeles, Californie, U.S.
Restin placeWestwood Memorial Park
Los Angeles, Californie, U.S.
ThriftArtist, author, actor
Leeterar muivementSoothren Gothic
Notable warksIn Cold Blood, Breakfast at Tiffany's
PairtnerJack Dunphy