Knowledge Identifier: +Richard_Leigh_(author)
Novelist and short story writer born in New Jersey, USA to a British father and an American mother, who spent most of his life in the UK. Leigh earned a BA from Tufts University, a Master's degree from the University of Chicago, and a Ph.D. from the State University of New York at Stony Brook
Born in 1943.
Countries: United Kingdom (38%), United States (25%), New Zealand (13%)
Linked to: Tufts University, University of Chicago, State University of New York at Stony Brook, Stony Brook University
Leigh subsequently met the writer and British television scriptwriter Henry Lincoln in 1975, whilst lecturing on aspects of literature at a summer school in England
In March 2006, Baigent and Leigh filed suit in a British court against Brown's publisher, Random House, claiming copyright infringement