American political satirist and journalist, PJ O’Rourke, was mostly known for his work with National Lampoon. On Tuesday, February 15, 2022, he died of lung cancer at the age of 74.
Born on November 14, 1947, PJ O’Rourke hails from Ohio. After graduating from DeVilbiss High School in 1965, PJ went on to earn an undergraduate degree from Miami University. In 1970, he earned a Master’s degree in English from John Hopkins University. Following college, PJ wrote articles across several publications before joining National Lampoon in 1973.
Who Is PJ O’Rourke’s Ex-Wife Amy Lumet?
From 1990 until 1993, PJ O’Rourke was married to Amy Lumet. Amy is the daughter of a famed movie director, Sidney Lumet, as well as being a granddaughter of dancer Lena Horne. Born on November 18, 1964, Amy likely works in the entertainment industry.
According to her IMDb profile, she was the apprentice sound editor on the 1987 film, Making Mr. Right. Amy also has several executive producer credits, including Roadmap Genesis, Red Rider, Cobalt 60, and Moving Stories. Some of her executive producer credits include; Red Rider, Cobalt 60, et al. PJ O’Rourke and Amy married in 1990 and separated in 1993.