James Kirkwood, Jr.
Born: Aug 22, 1930 AD
Died: 1989 AD, at 58 years of age.
1930 - Born in Los Angeles, California on the 22nd of August.
- He wrote the semi-autobiographical novel There Must be a Pony, which was made into a television film starring Elizabeth Taylor and Robert Wagner.
1975 - Co-wrote musical "A Chorus Line".
1976 - He won Broadway's Tony Award as writer for Best Book with collaborator Nicholas Dante for A Chorus Line.
1980 - He also wrote the comedic play Legends! which toured the USA with Mary Martin and Carol Channing.
1989 - Died on the 22nd of April.
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