Died writer and Creator of «new journalism» of Tom Wolfe

Tom Wolfe, the famous American journalist and the author of several bestsellers, has died at the age of 88.

Information about the death of Wolfe in the hospital Manhattan confirmed his agent Lynn Nesbit. According to preliminary information, the writer died of pneumonia.

Tom Wolfe called the most famous journalist of America and one of the best selling writers in the United States, the owner of 8 different literary awards and author of 15 books, 3 of which were filmed.

A native of Virginia, Wolfe worked in the publications of the Washington Post, the New York Herald Tribune and Esquire.

The first collection of the wolf was released in 1965 under the penalty «Konfederasyonu apersonality streamlined baby». Its release date is considered the birthday of the»new journalism».

Wolfe is also the author of the novels «Fires of ambitions», «a Man in full growth», «Voice of blood», «I am Charlotte Simmons».

Wolfe was so popular in America that there was even in one of the episodes of»the Simpsons».