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Walter Lord (1917–2002)

Walter Lord was born on October 8, 1917 in Baltimore, Maryland, USA. He was a writer, known for A Night to Remember (1958), The Good Years (1962) and Titanic: Death of a Dream (1994). He died on May 19, 2002 in New York City, New York, USA. See full bio »

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A Night to Remember
The Good Years
Titanic: Death of a Dream
Titanic: Death of a Dream Himself (author)
Kraft Theatre
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 1962 The Good Years (book)
 1958 A Night to Remember (from the book by)
  Kraft Theatre (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode, 1956) (novel - 1 episode, 1956)
- A Night to Remember (1956) ... (writer)
- A Night to Remember (1956) ... (novel)
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 1990 Beyond the Groove (TV Series) (writer: "Third Man Theme")
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 2012 Special Collector's Edition (TV Series) (in memory of - 1 episode)
- La última noche del Titanic (2012) ... (in memory of)
 1993 Titanic (Video documentary) (special thanks)
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 1994 Titanic: Death of a Dream (TV Movie documentary)
Himself (author)
 1993 The Making of 'A Night to Remember' (TV Movie documentary)
 1992 The Real West (TV Series documentary)
 1977 Today (TV Series)
- Episode dated 17 August 1977 (1977) ... Himself
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 1998 Beyond Titanic (TV Movie documentary)
Himself - Author

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Novel: "The Good Years" See more »

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Never married, and left no survivors. See more »

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