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Person Detail: Chester Himes

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Full Name: Chester Himes
(1909-1984) Author. Chester Himes was born in Jefferson City, Missouri in 1909 and died in Moraira, Spain in 1984. He moved to New York City in 1944.
Author's Timeline:
1909 (Unknown) County
Chester Bomar Himes was born in Jefferson City, Missouri, in 1909. 
1984 (Unknown) County
Chester Himes died in Moraira, Spain in 1984. 
1945 (Unknown) County
If He Hollers Let Him Go
1947 (Unknown) County
Lonely Crusade
1947 (Unknown) County
The Third Generation
1952 (Unknown) County
Cast the First Stone
1955 (Unknown) County
The Primitive
1957 (Unknown) County
For Love of Imabelle
1959 (Unknown) County
The Real Cool Killers
1959 (Unknown) County
The Crazy Kill
1960 (Unknown) County
The Big Gold Dream
1965 (Unknown) County
Cotton Comes to Harlem
1944 (Unknown) County
Himes moved to New York City in 1944. 
1948 Saratoga County
Himes spent two months at the Yaddo Writer's Colony in Saratoga Springs, New York in 1948.  
1984 (Unknown) County
Chester Himes was interred in the Cementeri de Benissa, Alicante, Valenciana, Spain. 

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