David Storey

David Malcolm Storey (13 July 1933 – 27 March 2017) was an English playwright, screenwriter, award-winning novelist and a professional rugby league player. He won the Booker Prize in 1976 for his novel Saville. He also won the MacMillan Fiction Award for This Sporting Life in 1960.

David Storey
BornDavid Malcolm Storey
(1933-07-13)13 July 1933
Wakefield, West Riding of Yorkshire, England
Died27 March 2017(2017-03-27) (aged 83)
London, England
OccupationNovelist
EducationQueen Elizabeth Grammar School, Wakefield
Alma materSlade School of Fine Art
GenreNovelist, playwright, screenwriter
Notable awardsBooker Prize (1976)