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Neal Cassady

Neal Cassady, left, with Jack Kerouac in 1952. Photograph by his wife Carolyn.
Born Neal Leon Cassady
(1926-02-08)February 8, 1926
Salt Lake City, Utah
Died February 4, 1968(1968-02-04) (aged 41)
San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato, Mexico
Occupation Author, poet
Nationality American
Genre Beat poetry
Literary movement Beat
Notable works The First Third
Spouse Carolyn Cassady (1948–1963; divorced)
Children 4

I became the unnatural son of a few score of beaten men.
I alone, as the sharer of their way of life, presented a replica of childhood.
Neal Cassady