BREAKING: Renowned author Tom Wolfe dead at 87

BY TEAM DML / MAY 15, 2018 /

GET the DML NEWS APP (FREE) Click Here

As the most reliable and balanced news aggregation service on the internet, DML News offers the following information published by

Tom Wolfe, famous for works like “The Bonfire of the Vanities,” “The Right Stuff” and “The Electric Kool-Aid Acid Test,” passed away in Manhattan on Monday at age 87.

His agent confirmed the news to the New York Times on Tuesday. He had been hospitalized with an infection.

The article goes on to state the following:

Wolfe, who began working as a journalist for the New York Herald Tribune in 1962, was known for being one of the first journalists to apply literary techniques to their work, a style that was coined New Journalism. New Journalism is a style of reporting in which a writer immerses themselves in a story.

Born in Richmond, Virginia in 1931, Wolfe attended Washington and Lee for undergrad and Yale for his Ph.D. Before moving to New York in the 60s, Wolfe worked as a reporter at the Springfield Union in Massachusetts and as the Latin American correspondent for The Washington Post.

To weigh in on this information provided by, engage in our LIVE CHAT below. Scroll down.

Facebook has SIGNIFICANTLY reduced the distribution of DML NEWS posts, and instead fills newsfeeds with news from the mainstream media. The way to fight back is by sharing our posts with your family and friends. Please take a moment now and click the share button. SHARE NOW

DML News offered you the above information as part of our ongoing effort to educate and inform people around the world. You can obtain additional information by visiting