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Gloria Vitanza Basile

American writer


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Gloria Vitanza Basile was an American novelist and songwriter.She was born in Westfield, New York, in 1929 to Sicilian immigrant parents. She studied at San Jose University and the University of California - Los Angeles. Before she began her writing career, she owned and managed a women's clothing shop. She published 13 best-selling novels, mainly romantic thrillers and later science fiction. She also wrote the song, "Ballad of One-Eyed Jacks," for the film, One-Eyed Jacks , starring Marlon Brando.

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San Jose State University

Public university located in San Jose, California, United States

University of California, Los Angeles

Public research university in Los Angeles, California, United States

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