1941 – Nicholas Dante was born this year.
1975 – Co-wrote musical "A Chorus Line".
1976 – Earned Tony Award and Drama Desk Award for Best Book of a Musical and the Pulitzer Prize for Drama.
He authored a screenplay, Fake Lady, and a stage musical based on the life of entertainer Al Jolson entitled Jolson Tonite.
1991 – Dante died on the 21st of May of AIDS-related complications in New York City.