How old was Fred Gipson when he died?
Frederick Benjamin Gipson was an author best known for his 1956 novel, Old Yeller, which won the coveted Newbery Medal for children's literature. Gipson was born February 7, 1908 and died August 14, 1973, at age 65. ...
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What are facts about Fred Gipson?
Some inserting facts about FRED GIPSON are 1. His legal name is Frederick Benjamin Gipson". 2. He was born in February 7 1908 at Mason Texas. 3. H e died in August 14th 1973 4. His best sold book is "Old Yeller" 5. His 1st sold book was "The Fabulos Empire" I had a project and I got 100% on this :) ...
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Is Old Yeller a true story?
No, Old Yeller by Fred Gipson is a fictional novel. It is possible that it was based on events Gipson knew from his childhood growing up in central Texas in the town of Mason. There is no biographical evidence to prove this, but the best authors write about what they know, and Gipson being a journalist would naturally do this. ...