- Name: Mickey Spillane
- Born: 03/09/1918
- Died: 07/17/2006 (88 years old)
- Occupation: Novelist, actor
Frank Morrison Spillane (//; March 9, 1918? July 17, 2006), better known as Mickey Spillane, was an American crime novelist, whose stories often feature his signature detective character, Mike Hammer. More than 225 million copies of his books have sold internationally. Spillane was also an occasional actor, once even playing Hammer himself.
Birth Name: Frank Morrison Spillane
Genre: Hardboiled crime fiction, detective fiction
Birth Place: Brooklyn, New York City, U.S.
Death Place: Murrells Inlet, South Carolina, U.S.
Mickey Spillane quotes :
My father was Catholic, my mother was Protestant, and because of that I got Christened in both churches, so I've got all these names... but my Dad always called me Mick.Mickey Spillane
Oh yeah, I was one of the first guys writing comic books, I wrote Captain America, with guys like Stan Lee, who became famous later on with Marvel Comics.Mickey Spillane