|born on||1 December 1886 at 22:30 (= 10:30 PM )|
|Place||Noblesville IN, USA, 40n02, 86w00|
|Timezone||CST h6w (is standard time)|
|Astrology data||09°58' 24°42 Asc. 00°08'|
American novelist best known for his mystery stories of "Nero Wolfe," the detective who generally solves crimes without leaving home. His other books include "Triple Jeopardy," 1952 and "Three Witnesses," 1956. In his 41 year career he wrote a total of 42 books.
Stout died on 10/27/1975, Danbury, CT.
Penfield Collection quotes John McAleer, "Rex Stout," 1977 "which states that he was born very late at night." LMR quotes the same biography, p.36, "Temperatures dropped from 24 degrees at 7:00 AM to zero at Midnight ..... he was born as the thermometer plummeted." The date is also given by Baring-Gould in "Nero Wolfe of West Thirty-Fifth Street," 1969, but again, no time.
- Personal : Death : Long life more than 80 yrs (Age 88)
- Vocation : Writers : Detective/ Mystery (Nero Wolfe character)
- Vocation : Writers : Fiction (42 books)
- Notable : Book Collection : American Book