Aldous Huxley Biography

Aldous Huxley Biography

7/26/1894 - 11/22/1963 | 50 Quotes
Also Knows As:  Aldous Leonard Huxley,Huxley, Aldous,Ogie
Professions:  Film actor Award Nominee Author Writer Film writer Film story contributor Family member
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Aldous Leonard Huxley was an English writer and one of the most prominent members of the famous Huxley family. Best known for his novels including Brave New World and a wide-ranging output of essays, Huxley also edited the magazine Oxford Poetry, and published short stories, poetry, travel writing, film stories and scripts. Huxley spent the later part of his life in the United States, living in Los Angeles from 1937 until his death. Aldous Huxley was a humanist, pacifist, and satirist, and he was latterly interested in spiritual subjects such as parapsychology and philosophical mysticism. He is also well known for advocating and taking psychedelics. By the end of his life Huxley was widely acknowledged as one of the pre-eminent intellectuals of his time.

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