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John Thomas Lutz, American author. Member Mystery Writers American (president 1991, Scroll 1981, 2003, Edgar award 1986), Private-Eye Writers American (president 1988, 89, Shamus award 1982, 88, Life Achievement award 1995), Short Mystery Fiction Society (Golden Derringer Life Achievement award 2001).

Background

Lutz, John Thomas was born on September 11, 1939 in Dallas, Texas, United States. Son of John Peter and Esther Jane (Gundelfinger) Lutz.

Education

Student, Meramec Community College, 1965. Honorary Doctor of Arts (honorary), University Missouri, 2007. Doctor of Letters (honorary), University Missouri, 2007.

Works

Membership

Member Mystery Writers American (president 1991, Scroll 1981, 2003, Edgar award 1986), Private-Eye Writers American (president 1988, 89, Shamus award 1982, 88, Life Achievement award 1995), Short Mystery Fiction Society (Golden Derringer Life Achievement award 2001).

Connections

Married Barbara Jean Bradley, March 15, 1958. Children: Steven, Jennifer, Wendy.

father:
John Peter Lutz

mother:
Esther Jane (Gundelfinger) Lutz

spouse:
Barbara Jean Bradley

children:
Jennifer Lutz

Wendy Lutz

Steven Lutz