Nebraska Authors

John Richard Chiesa

Born 1924-07-06 Chicago, IL (USA)

Died 1991-02-17
Omaha, NE (USA)

Places Lived

Chicago, IL
Hammond, IN
Hialeah, FL
Omaha, NE

Author Of

  • Poetry




Bachelor of Arts Degree, 1965
Master of Science degree, 1969


Public Works Employee
Business Salesman
Vice President, Syn-Moly Lube, Omaha, NE

Places Worked

Department of Public Works, Gary, IN until 1967
Imperial Oil and Grease, Chicago, 1970-1979
Vice-President, Syn-Moly Lube, Omaha, 1979-83


Golden Poet Award, 1988

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