In "The Catcher in the Rye", how old is Holden's brother, D.B?

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Although the exact age of D.B. is not given, we know that he is a successful screenwriter in Hollywood who had previously written another book. This would seem to make D.B. at least 10 to 15 years than Holden, who is 16 during most of the novel.