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Donald J. Sobol, American author. Recipient numerous awards. Served with Army of the United States, 1943-1946. Member Authors League American, Mystery Writers American, Society Children's Book Writers.

Background

Sobol, Donald J. was born on October 4, 1924 in New York City. Son of Ira J. and Ida (Gelula) Sobol.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Oberlin College, 1948.

Career

Member editorial staff, New York Sun, New York City, 1948;Member editorial staff, Long Island Daily Press, 1949-1951;with, R. H. Macy's Company, 1953-1954;free-lance writer, since 1954.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author more than 60 books. Syndicated newspaper feature Two Minute Mystery Series. Comic strip Encyclopedia Brown.

      Numerous short stories for adults and children.

Membership

Served with Army of the United States, 1943-1946. Member Authors League American, Mystery Writers American, Society Children's Book Writers.

Connections

Married Rose Louisa Tiplitz, August 14, 1955. Children– Diane, Glenn, Eric, John.

father:
Ira J. Sobol

mother:
Ida (Gelula) Sobol

spouse:
Rose Louisa Tiplitz

children:
Diane Sobol

Glenn Sobol

Eric Sobol

John Sobol