Pierce, Charlie

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Pierce, Charlie Gender: M
Charles P. Pierce
born on 28 December 1953 at 15:26 (= 3:26 PM )
Place Worcester, Massachusetts, 42n16, 71w48
Timezone EST h5w (is standard time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Taglilatelo
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_capcol.18.gif 06°50' s_mo.18.gif s_libcol.18.gif 13°29 Asc.s_gemcol.18.gif 25°15'

Charlie Pierce
photo: Fuzzy Gerdes, license cc-by-2.0


American journalist and author of non-fiction works, Pierce has written feature articles and sports columns for such periodicals as Esquire, The Atlantic Monthly, Chicago Tribune, Boston Globe, New York Times and the Los Angeles Times.

His work has been represented in anthologies, including Best American Sports writing, and he has written a memoir, "Hard to Forget: An Alzheimer's Story" in 2000 and an essay collection, "Sports Guy: In Search of Corkball, Warroad Hockey, Hooters Golf, Tiger Woods, and the Big, Big Game" in 2001.

In addition to writing, he is a panelist on National Public Radio’s Only a Game, and Wait, Wait Don't Tell Me. Pierce graduated from Marquette University in 1975. He and his wife have three children.

Link to Wikipedia biography


  • Work : Published/ Exhibited/ Released 2000 ("Hard to Forget," a memoir)
  • Work : Published/ Exhibited/ Released 2001 (collection of sports essays)

Source Notes

PT quotes birth certificate


  • Family : Parenting : Kids 1-3 (Three)
  • Vocation : Entertainment : Other Entertainment (panelist on National Public Radio game shows)
  • Vocation : Writers : Autobiographer
  • Vocation : Writers : Columnist/ journalist