Danielle Steel Biography (1947-)

Full name, Danielle Fernande Steel; born August 14, 1947, in New York, NY; daughter of John (in business) and Norma (Stone) Schuelein-Steel; married Claude-Eric Lazard (a banker), c. 1965 (marriage ended, c. 1974); married Danny Zugelder, 1975 (divorced, 1978); married William Toth, 1978 (marriage ended); married John Traina (a shipping executive), 1981 (marriage ended); married Thomas J. Perkins (a venture capitalist), March 27, 1998 (separated, 1999); children: (first marriage) Beatrix; (third marriage) Nick (deceased); (fourth marriage) Samantha, Victoria, Vanessa, Maxx, Zara, and two stepsons. Religion: Christian Scientist. Career: Writer. Supergirls Ltd. (public relations firm), New York, vice-president for public relations, 1968-71; Grey Advertising, San Francisco, CA, copywriter, 1973-74; held other positions in public relations and advertising. National Committee for the Prevention of Child Abuse, spokesperson; American Humane Association, spokesperson; also made television public service announcements to raise awareness of child abuse. Member: American Library Association (national chairperson). Addresses: Agent: Janklow & Nesbit Associates, Inc., 445 Park Ave., New York,NY 10022.; Contact: c/o 330 Bob Hope Dr., Burbank, CA 91523.

Birth Details
August 14, 1947
New York, New York, United States

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Lydia Briant
As Danielle is one of my favorites, Please tell me if I can order directly from you to be sent yo South Africa as I have missed some of her books.
Kind regard

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