Wilson, Lanford

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Name
Wilson, Lanford Gender: M
born on 13 April 1937 at 05:45 (= 05:45 AM )
Place Lebanon, Missouri, 37n41, 92w40
Timezone CST h6w (is standard time)
Data source
Accuracy in question
Rodden Rating C
Collector: Rodden
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_aricol.18.gif 23°08' s_mo.18.gif s_taucol.18.gif 25°09 Asc.s_aricol.18.gif 23°50'



Portrait of Lanford Wilson 
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Lanford Wilson
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Biography

American writer, one of the pioneering playwrights off Broadway in the early '60s who survived and won public acceptance for his 30 plays written in less that 20 years. Following a childhood of poverty, he had a first commercial hit in 1972 with "The Hotel Baltimore." "Talley's Folly," earned him a Pulitzer Prize in 1980.

The playwright died from complications of pneumonia on March 24, 2011 in Wayne, NJ.

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Events

Source Notes

Joe Fitzgerald quotes him by letter, "I think that this is the time."

Categories

  • Family : Childhood : Disadvantaged (Childhood poverty)
  • Lifestyle : Financial : Rags to riches
  • Personal : Death : Illness/ Disease
  • Vocation : Writers : Playwright/ script
  • Notable : Awards : Pulitzer prize (1980)
  • Notable : Book Collection : Culture Collection