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George S. Kaufman

George S. Kaufman


George Simon Kaufman was an American playwright, theatre director and producer, humorist, and drama critic. In addition to comedies and political satire, he wrote several musicals, notably for the Marx Brothers. One play and one musical that he wrote won the Pulitzer Prize for Drama: You Can't Take It With You, and Of Thee I Sing. He also won the Tony Award as a Director, for the musical Guys and Dolls.… Read More

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1889 Birth Born on November 16, 1889.


1961 72 Years Old Kaufman died in New York City on June 2, 1961, at the age of 71. … Read More
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