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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)

Filmography

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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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Personal Details

Other Works:

(1993-1994 season) His play, "The Amen Corner," was performed in a play reading at the Long Wharf Theatre in New Haven, Connecticut. See more »

Publicity Listings:

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

Children have never been very good at listening to their elders, but they have never failed to imitate them. See more »

Trivia:

Graduated from DeWitt Clinton High School in New York See more »

Star Sign:

Leo

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