Biography of Alexander Eliot
Alexander Eliot (born April 28, 1919) is an American writer born in Cambridge, Massachusetts, best known for his works on spirituality and myth. His books include “The Universal Myths: Heroes, Gods, Tricksters, and Other”, “The Global Myths: Exploring Primitive, Pagan, Sacred, and Scientific Mythologies”, and “The Timeless Myths: How Ancient Legends Influence the Modern World”.
Eliot was married to writer Jane Winslow Eliot, author of "Around the World by Mistake" from 1952 until her death on July 31, 2011. Together they produced the film "The Secret of Michelangelo – Every Man’s Dream", which appeared on ABC primetime television in 1967-68.