- Category : Writers-Fiction
- Type : ME
- Profile : 2/4 - Hermit / Opportunist
- Definition : Single
- Incarnation Cross : RAX Rulership 2
American writer. For his literary contributions, Bellow was awarded the Pulitzer Prize, in 1976 the Nobel Prize for Literature, and the National Medal of Arts. He is the only writer to win the National Book Award for Fiction three times and he received the Foundation's lifetime Medal for Distinguished Contribution to American Letters in 1990.
His best-known works include The Adventures of Augie March, Henderson the Rain King, Herzog, Mr. Sammler's Planet, Seize the Day, Humboldt's Gift and Ravelstein. Widely regarded as one of the 20th century's greatest authors, Bellow has had a "huge literary influence."
Bellow was married five times, with all but his last marriage ending in divorce. In 1999, when he was 84, Bellow had a daughter, Rosie, his fourth child.
He died 5 April 2005.