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James Cozzens 

Fun Fact

Cozzens married Sylvia Bernice Baumgarten in 1927, a literary agent who helped steer Cozzens to success.  
James Gould Cozzens 
Born: 8/13/1903 
Grammar School:  
High School: Episcopal Kent School, Connecticut 
Died:  8/9/1978 
James Gould Cozzens wrote 14 novels and several short stories. During his two years at Harvard, he published his first novel, "Confusion." Cozzens then moved to Canada and later Cuba, where he taught children. Over time, he became a celebrated short story writer, winning O. Henry Awards. He also won the 1949 Pulitzer Prize in Fiction for his novel "Guard of Honor."