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Clare Boothe Luce (1903–1987)

Clare Boothe Luce was born on March 10, 1903 in New York City, New York, USA as Ann Clare Boothe. She was a writer and actress, known for The Women (2008), The Women (1939) and Come to the Stable (1949). She was married to Henry Luce and George Tuttle Brokaw. She died on October 9, 1987 in Washington, District of Columbia, USA. See full bio »

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 2008/I The Women (play)
 2002 Stage on Screen: The Women (TV Movie) (play - as Clare Boothe)
 1977 Women in New York (TV Movie) (play "The Women")
 1958 Teledrama (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- Mulheres (1958) ... (play)
 1956 The Opposite Sex (adapted from a play by - as Clare Boothe)
 1955 Producers' Showcase (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- The Women (1955) ... (play)
 1949 Come to the Stable (story)
 1943 Margin for Error (play "Margin For Error" - as Clare Boothe)
 1941 Kiss the Boys Goodbye (play - as Clare Boothe)
 1939 The Women (from the play by - as Clare Boothe)
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Broadway stage: "The Women" (1936). Written by Clare Boothe Luce. Directed by Robert B. Sinclair. Ethel Barrymore Theare; 675 performances. See more »

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Alternate Names:

Clare Boothe

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All history shows that the hand that cradles the rock has ruled the world, not the hand that rocks the cradle. See more »


Republican US Congressional representative from Connecticut, 3 January 1943-3 January 1947. Was not a candidate for renomination in 1946. See more »

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