Frank McCourt

 

Age: 78

 

Summary: retired New York schoolteacher and author of Angela's Ashes, the Pulitzer Prize-winning "epic of woe" about his impoverished Irish childhood.

 

 

Cause of Death: Melanoma

 

Born: August 19, 1930

 

Died: July 19, 2009

 

Location: New York City, New York