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|Born|| Stephen Falk Krantz|
May 20, 1923
Brooklyn, New York
|Died|| January 4, 2007 (Age 83)|
Los Angeles, California
Other notable works include Fritz the Cat, Heavy Traffic, Ruby, Which Way is Up?, Princess Daisy, Mistral's Daughter, Dadah is Death, Deadly Matrimony, Torch Song, and the Jack Reed series.