Tom Clancy was a prominent novelist and designer of video games from America. He is renowned worldwide for his various military/science and espionage based stories, mostly set during the Cold War era. He is the author of several best-selling novels with millions of copies in print today.
Thomas Leo Clancy, Jr. was born on 12th of April, 1947 in Baltimore, Maryland. He was the 2nd child of Thomas Clancy, a US Postal Service employee, and Catherine Clancy, who worked at a department store. Tom grew up in the Northwood area of Baltimore and attended the Catholic Loyola Blakefield, a private school in Towson, Maryland till graduation in 1965.