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Howard Lindsay

Howard LindsayAKA Herman Nelke

Born: 29-Mar-1889
Birthplace: Waterford, NY
Died: 11-Feb-1968
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: The Sound of Music

Military service: US Army (WWII, Corporal, served in France)

Writing-partner with Russel Crouse.

Wife: Virginia Frölick (m. 29-Apr-1920, div. 1925)
Wife: Dorothy Stickney (actress, m. 1927, until his death)

    High School: Boston Latin School (1907)
    University: Harvard University (one year, dropped out)
    Conservatory: American Academy of Dramatic Arts (six months)

    Pulitzer Prize for Drama 1946 for State of the Union (with Russel Crouse)
    Appendectomy (Sep-1963)

    Cinderella (31-Mar-1957)

Wrote plays:
Anything Goes (1934, with Russel Crouse)
Life With Father (1939, with Russel Crouse)
State of the Union (1945, with Russel Crouse)

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