Eugene Burdick Net Worth

Eugene Burdick Net Worth is
$1.5 Million

Eugene Burdick Bio/Wiki, Net Worth, Married 2018

Eugene Burdick was born on December 12, 1918 in Sheldon, Iowa, USA as Eugene Leonard Burdick. He is known for his work on Fail Safe (1964), Fail Safe (2000) and The Ugly American (1963). He was married to Carol Warren. He died on July 26, 1965.
IMDB Wikipedia

Date Of BirthDecember 12, 1918, Sheldon, Iowa, United States
DiedJuly 26, 1965, Sarasota, Florida, United States
Place Of BirthSheldon, Iowa, USA
ProfessionWriter, Miscellaneous Crew
SpouseCarol Warren (m. 1942)
ParentsJack Dale Burdick, Marie Ellerbroek
MoviesThe Ugly American, Fail Safe
Star SignSagittarius
1[about his book "Fail-Safe", regarding a breakdown in military communications that results in an American nuclear attack on the Soviet Union] I believe it to be inevitable under the circumstances. That is why we [co-author Harvey Wheeler] wrote this book. I don't know of a scientist who has a direct knowledge of "fail-safe" who isn't worried. This is something people ought to know.
1Served in the US Navy during WW II as a fighter pilot. Awarded the Marine Cross and Navy Cross.
2The last years of his life were lived in Berkeley, California.
3"Sarkhan", the sequel to his successful novel "The Ugly American", was suppressed by the CIA because its plot described an ongoing CIA operation in Southeast Asia. The CIA thought Burdick and his co-author, William J. Lederer, had gained access to top-secret documents. In actuality, the authors had made it all up.
4Died on a tennis court after winning the game.
5Owned property near Tahiti.
6Served in the U.S. Navy in World War II.
7He was a decorated naval officer and a teacher at the Naval War College in Newport, Rhode Island, USA.


Fail Safe2000TV Movie novel
Fail-Safe1964from the novel by
Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre1963TV Series story - 1 episode
The Ugly American1963novel


Fail-Safe1964script consultant - uncredited
The Ugly American1963script consultant - uncredited


Update1961TV SeriesHimself
Small World1959TV SeriesHimself

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