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Williams, Thomas Lanier

Born: 1911 AD
Died: 1983 AD
Nationality: American
Categories: Authors, Dramatist, Playwrights, Poets

1911 – Born on March 25th in Columbus, Mississippi.

1936-1937 – Studied at Washington University in St. Louis.

1938 – Received his B.A. degree from the University of Iowa.

1945 – He wrote the play "The Glass Menagerie".

1947 – Wrote the play "A Streetcar Named Desire".

1948-1955 – Received the Pulitzer Prize for Drama for A Streetcar Named Desire and Cat on a Hot Tin Roof.

         – Wrote "Cat on a Hot Tin Roof".

1959 – Wrote the play "Sweet Bird of Youth".

1979 – Received the Kennedy Center Honor.

1980 – Wrote the play "Clothes for a Summer Hotel".

1983 – Died from choking on February 23rd in Hotel Elysee, New York City.