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Lillian Hellman

Playwright Lillian Hellman

Profession: Playwright

United States of America

Why Famous: Toys in the Attic, Little Foxes

Born: June 20, 1905
Birthplace: New Orleans, Louisiana, USA

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Gemini

Died: June 30, 1984 (aged 79)

Historical Events

  • 1934-11-20 Lillian Hellman's "Children's Hour" premieres in NYC
  • 1939-02-15 Lillian Hellman's play "The Little Foxes" premieres in New York City
  • 1941-04-01 Lillian Hellman's "Watch on the Rhine" premieres in NYC
  • 1944-04-12 Lillian Hellman's "Searching Wind" premieres in NYC
  • 1946-11-20 Lillian Hellman's play "Another Part of the Forest" premieres in NYC
  • 1951-03-07 Lillian Hellman's play "Autumn Garden" premieres on Broadway in NYC
  • 1960-02-25 Lillian Hellman's "Toys in the Attic" premieres in NYC

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