|Born||Kenneth Elton Kesey
September 17, 1935
La Junta, Colorado, U.S.
|Dee'd||November 10, 2001
Eugene, Oregon, U.S.
|Thrift||Novelist, short story writer, essayist, poet|
|Leeterar muivement||Merry Pranksters|
|Notable warks||One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (1962)
Sometimes a Great Notion (1964)
Kenneth Elton "Ken" Kesey (//; 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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- 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.
- Baker, Jeff (November 11, 2001). "All times a great artist, Ken Kesey is dead at age 66". The Oregonian. pp. A1.