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James A. Herne

James A. HerneAKA James Ahern

Born: 1-Feb-1839
Birthplace: Cohoes, NY
Died: 2-Jun-1901
Location of death: New York City
Cause of death: unspecified

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

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Shore Acres

Wife: Helen Western (div.)
Wife: Katherine Corcoran (actress, m. 1878)
Daughter: Julie Herne (writer, b. 31-Oct-1881, d. 24-Feb-1955)

    Irish Ancestry

Author of books:
Art for Truth's Sake (essay) 1897

Wrote plays:
Within an Inch of his Life (1879, with David Belasco)
Marriage by Moonlight1879 ((with David Belasco))
Hearts of Oak (1879, with David Belasco)
The Minute Man (1886)
Drifting Apart (1888)
Margaret Fleming (1890)
Shore Acres (1892)
The Reverent Griffith Davenport (1899)
Sag Harbor (1900)

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