Frank McCourt, Pulitzer Prize-Winning Memoirist and NYU Alumnus, Dies at 78


Frank McCourt, Irish-American teacher and Pulitzer Prize-winning memoirist whose autobiography of growing up poor in Limerick, Ireland captured the imagination of millions of readers, died on July 19 in Manhattan.

Frank McCourt
Frank McCourt

Frank McCourt, Irish-American teacher and Pulitzer Prize-winning memoirist whose autobiography of growing up poor in Limerick, Ireland captured the imagination of millions of readers, died on July 19 in Manhattan.

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