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Phil Stong

Phil Stong

Full Name Phil Stong
Date of Birth January 27, 1899
Date of Death Apr 26, 1957 (58 age)
Birthplace Iowa
Birth City Iowa
Country United States
Horoscope Aquarius

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Phil Stong Biography

Phil Stong is one of the most popular and richest Novelist who was born on January 27, 1899 in Iowa, Iowa, United States. An early twentieth-century American author and journalist, he is most famous for his 1932 novel, State Fair, which inspired three films and a musical of the same name.

His novel, State Fair, was adapted into a musical by composer Richard Rodgers and lyricist Oscar Hammerstein II.

He was the Iowa-born son of a general store owner. He married Virginia Maude Swain in 1925.

NamePhil Stong
First NamePhil
Last NameStong
BirthdayJanuary 27
Birth Year1899
Place of BirthIowa
Home TownIowa
Birth CountryUnited States
Birth SignAquarius
Full/Birth Name
FatherNot Available
MotherNot Available
SiblingsNot Available
SpouseVirginia Maude Swain (m. 1925–1957)
Children(s)Not Available

Ethnicity, religion & political views

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Phil Stong Net Worth

Phil Stong is one of the richest Novelist from United States. According to our analysis, Wikipedia, Forbes & Business Insider, Phil Stong's net worth $3-5 Million.* (Last Update: February 3, 2024)

He studied at Drake University in Des Moines, Iowa.

He published close to fifty books over the course of his career.

Net Worth (2024)$5 Million*
Net Worth in 2023$3 Million*
SalaryUnder Review
Source of IncomeNovelist
CarsNot Available
HouseLiving in own house.
N.B: * means unconfirmed

Phil Stong's Height & Physical Stats

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WeightNot Known
Body MeasurementsUnder Review
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Who is Phil Stong Dating?

According to our records, Phil Stong married to Virginia Maude Swain (m. 1925–1957). As of February 1, 2024, Phil Stong’s is not dating anyone.

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Facts & Trivia

Phil Ranked on the list of most popular Novelist. Also ranked in the elit list of famous people born in United States. Phil Stong celebrates birthday on January 27 of every year.

Key Events

  1. Compiling stories from 1930s pulp magazines, along with what Stong called "Scientifiction" (a term created by magazine publisher and editor Hugo Gernsback), it also contained works of horror and fantasy..

  2. Stong scored his first success in 1932 with the publication of his famous novel, State Fair, which was later adapted for the screen as the hit Rodgers and Hammerstein musical of the same name..

  3. Roosevelt in the 1936 election, but that he was now going to vote for Wendell Willkie..

  4. In a poll carried out by the Saturday Review of Literature asking American writers which Presidential candidate they endorsed in the 1940 election, Stong stated that he had voted for Franklin D..

  5. Stong created a 466-page anthology published by Wilfred Funk in 1941, The Other Worlds, later issued with the descriptive subtitle 25 Modern Stories of Mystery and Imagination..

  6. Asked in 1951 to comment on humanism, Stong responded: "I’ve never gone deeply enough into any of the various definitions of “humanism” to be able to make any intelligent or instructive comment on the subject..

  7. Philip Duffield Stong (January 27, 1899 – April 26, 1957) was an American author, journalist and Hollywood scenarist. He is best known for the 1932 novel State Fair, which was adapted as a film three times (1933, 1945 and 1962) and as a Broadway musical in 1996. .

  8. Stong published more than forty books. He died at his home in Washington, Connecticut, on April 26, 1957. He is buried at Oak Lawn Cemetery in Keosauqua. .