BirthdayAugust 16, 1902

Celebrity biographies

  1. About Wallace Thurman

    Full name: Wallace Thurman
    Also known as: Wallace Thurman, Thurman, Wallace
    Professions: American writer

  2. Wallace Thurman Death information

    Died: Saturday, 22nd of December, 1934 (Age: 32)

  3. Wallace Thurman Biography

    Wallace Henry Thurman (1902–1934) was an American novelist active during the Harlem Renaissance. He also wrote essays, worked as an editor, and was a publisher of short-lived newspapers and literary journals. He is best known for his novel The Blacker the Berry: A Novel of Negro Life (1929), which explores discrimination within the black community based on skin color, with lighter skin being more highly valued.

  4. Wallace Thurman Family

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