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James Baldwin (I) (1924–1987)


James Baldwin was born on August 2, 1924 in Harlem, Manhattan, New York City, New York, USA. He was a writer and actor, known for I Am Not Your Negro (2016), À la place du coeur (1998) and The Statue of Liberty (1985). He died on December 1, 1987 in Saint-Paul-de-Vence, Alpes-Maritimes, France. See full bio »

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Known For

I Am Not Your Negro
(2016)
À la place du coeur
(1998)
The Statue of Liberty
(1985)
Baldwin's Nigger
(1968)

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 2016 I Am Not Your Negro (Documentary) (written by)
 1998 À la place du coeur (novel "If Beale Street Could Talk")
 1985 American Playhouse (TV Series) (novel - 1 episode)
- Go Tell It on the Mountain (1985) ... (novel)
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Other Works:

His play, "The Amen Corner", was performed at the Tricycle Theatre in London, England with Carmen Munroe and Clarke Peters in the cast. See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Biographical Movie | 1 Print Biography | 6 Articles | See more »
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Personal Quote:

The American ideal, after all, is that everyone should be as much alike as possible. See more »

Trivia:

Pictured on a 37¢ USA commemorative postage stamp in the Literary Arts series, issued 23 June 2004. See more »

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