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Ogden Nash (1902–1971)

Ogden Nash was born on August 19, 1902 in Rye, New York, USA as Frederic Ogden Nash. He was a writer, known for The Wizard of Oz (1939), One Touch of Venus (1948) and The Shining Hour (1938). He was married to Frances Rider Leonard. He died on May 19, 1971 in Baltimore, Maryland, USA. See full bio »

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(age 68) in Baltimore, Maryland, USA

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 2013 PogieJoe (TV Series) (poem - 1 episode)
 1984 Carnival of the Animals (TV Movie) (poems)
 1976 Carnival of the Animals (TV Short) (poems)
 1974 Pisem, pisem stihove... (TV Short)
 1972 But Seriously, It's Sheila Hancock (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1970 Poezija Ogdena Nesa (TV Short)
 1955 One Touch of Venus (TV Movie) (book)
 1948 One Touch of Venus (book)
 1941 The Feminine Touch (screenplay)
 1939 The Wizard of Oz (contributing writer - uncredited)
 1938 The Shining Hour (screen play)
 1938 Hold That Kiss (uncredited)
 1937 The Firefly (adaptation)
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Stage: Wrote (s/Vernon Duke music / lyrics for "The Littlest Revue" on Broadway. Musical. Sketches by: Nat Hiken, Billy Friedberg, Eudora Welty, Mike Stewart, George Baxt, Bud McCreery, Allan Manings and Robert Van Scoyk. Additional music and lyrics by John La Touche, Sheldon Harnick, Lee Adams, Charles Strouse, John Strauss (also ... See more »

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Personal Quote:

There is only one way to achieve happiness on this terrestrial ball, and that is to have either a clear conscience or none at all. See more »

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Buried in East Side Cemetery, North Hampton, New Hampshire. See more »

Star Sign:

Leo

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