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Behrman, Samuel Nathaniel

Born: 1893 AD
Died: 1973 AD, at 80 years of age.

Nationality: American
Categories: Dramatist, Journalist, Playwrights


1893 - Born on the 9th of June in Worcester, Massachusetts.

1899 - Behrman entered Providence Street School.

1907 - Began attending Classical High School.

1911 - Toured with the Poli vaudeville circuit.

1912 - Returned to Worcester due to failing health and entered Clark College.

1916 - He graduated from Harvard with a Bachelor's degree.

1917 - Moved to New York City to try to live and work as a writer.

         - Worked towards his Master's degree from Columbia, studying under Brander Matthews.

1918 - Received his Master's degree and spent the next two years working for The New York Times.

1927 - Wrote play "The Second Man".

1952 - Appeared his first non-fiction book, Duveen.

1954 - Published The Worcester Account.

1973 - Died of apparent heart failure on the 9th of September in New York.


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