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Ken Kesey
Born Kenneth Elton Kesey
September 17, 1935(1935-09-17)
La Junta, Colorado, U.S.
Dee'd November 10, 2001(2001-11-10) (aged 66)
Eugene, Oregon, U.S.[1][2]
Thrift Novelist, short story writer, essayist, poet
Naitionality American
Genre Beat, postmodernism
Leeterar muivement Merry Pranksters
Notable warks One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (1962)
Sometimes a Great Notion (1964)

Kenneth Elton "Ken" Kesey (/ˈkz/; September 17, 1935 – November 10, 2001) wis an American novelist, essayist, an coontercultural figur. He conseedert himsel a airtin atween the Beat Generation o the 1950s an the hippies o the 1960s.

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  1. Lehmann-Haupt, Christopher. "Ken Kesey, Author of 'Cuckoo's Nest,' Who Defined the Psychedelic Era, Dies at 66", The New York Times (November 11, 2001). Retrieved February 21, 2008.
  2. Baker, Jeff (November 11, 2001). "All times a great artist, Ken Kesey is dead at age 66". The Oregonian. pp. A1.