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Where did Earl Hamner go to college?

Last Updated: 12th April, 2020

University of Cincinnati
Northwestern University
University of Richmond

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Keeping this in consideration, did Earl Hamner serve in the military?

Earl Hamner Jr. Born in Nelson County , Hamner served in the Army during World War II (1939–1945) before attending Northwestern University and the University of Cincinnati. He then worked in radio and televion, writing scripts for The Twilight Zone and novels based on his Virginia upbringing.

Also Know, did Earl Hamner have twins? Biography. Hamner was born July 10, 1923 in Schuyler, Virginia to Doris Marion (née Giannini) and Earl Henry Hamner Sr. The oldest of eight children, Hamner had four brothers and three sisters. The boys, from youngest to oldest, were James Edmund, Willard Harold, Paul Louis, and Clifton Anderson.

Subsequently, question is, where is Earl Hamner from?

Schuyler, Virginia, United States

When did Earl Hamner die?

March 24, 2016

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