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Zoë Akins

Born: 30-Oct-1886
Birthplace: Humansville, MO
Died: 29-Oct-1958
Location of death: Los Angeles, CA
Cause of death: unspecified

Gender: Female
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Playwright

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: The Greeks Had a Word For It

Husband: Hugo Cecil Levinge Rumbold (stage designer, m. 13-Mar-1932, d. 1932)

    High School: Monticello Seminary, Godfrey, IL
    High School: Hosmer Hall, St. Louis, MO

    Pulitzer Prize for Drama 1935 for The Old Maid

Wrote plays:
Papa (1914)
The Greeks Had a Word For It (1929)
The Old Maid (1934, adaptation from Edith Wharton)

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