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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 Where the Heart Is (1998), The Statue of Liberty (1985) and Baldwin's Nigger (1968). He died on December 1, 1987 in Saint-Paul-de-Vence, Alpes-Maritimes, France. See full bio »

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 1998 Where the Heart Is (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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His play, "Another Country", was performed at the Greenwich Theatre in Greenwich, London, England with Rupert Everett, Joshua Le Touzel, David Parfitt, Christopher Villiers and David William in the cast. See more »

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1 Biographical Movie | 1 Print Biography | 1 Article | See more »
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American history is longer, more beautiful and more terrible than anything anyone has ever said about it. See more »

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

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