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Leif Desmond, American writer.

Background

Desmond, Leif was born on March 2, 1920 in Inglewood, California, United States. Son of Guy Marion and Elma Agusta (Miller) Smith.

Education

Student, Iowa State College, 1939-1940, 42;student, San Fernando State College, 1959-1965;student, University California Ext., 1961;Associate of Arts in Business Administration, Ventura (California) College, 1959.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: In the June of Summer, 1986, The Sparrow Safari, 1995, In Old October, 1996.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: creative landscaping, agriculture, animals, philosophy, nature.

Connections

Married Soledad Saenz, July 9, 1945 (divorced April 1982). Children: Judith, Virginia, Marilyn Susan, Theresa, Loretta, Lawrence, Glenn. Married Yolanda Elkins Rambo, June 21, 1982.

father:
Guy Marion Smith

mother:
Elma Agusta (Miller) Smith

spouses:
Soledad Saenz

Yolanda Elkins Rambo

children:
Judith Desmond

Virginia Desmond

Marilyn Susan Desmond

Theresa Desmond

Loretta Desmond

Lawrence Desmond

Glenn Desmond