Anderson, Robert Woodruff
1917 - Born on April 28th in New York, New York. American playwright, novelist, and scriptwriter.
1940 - Married to Phyllis Stohl on June 24th.
1953 - He is best known for Tea and Sympathy, the story of a schoolboy accused of homosexuality.
- His Broadway success for which he also wrote the screenplay, established Anderson as a sympathetic spokesman for young people.
1959 - Married to Teresa Wright on December 11th.
1967 - His later plays include You Know I Can't Hear You When the Water's Running.
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