Clive Cussler is an American Marine Archeologist and an Adventure Novelist. Cussler is Founder-cum-Chairman, National Underwater and Marine agency. His novels feature in the best-seller list of New York Times. His first non-fiction book was the Sea Hunters which released in the year 1996. Cussler has written approximately 60 books.
Cussler was born on 15th July 1931 in Aurora,Illinois. He grew up in Alhambra,California. He achieved the rank of Eagle Scout when he was just 14. Cussler attended the Pasadena City College.