Guest on Late Night With David Letterman
9/4/1920, Sunflower, Mississippi, USA
Craig Claiborne applied to become The New York Times film critic in 1957, and was the first man hired for the job. He held it for nearly thirty years. He wrote many cookbooks during his career. Never wed, he was survived by many nieces and nephews, and left his estate to the Culinary Institute of America.
Sunflower, Mississippi, USA