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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 (original 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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Other Works:

Stage: Co-wrote lyrics for songs for "Lovemusik", produced on Broadway. Musical/drama. Featuring songs with lyrics by Elmer Rice. Music / lyrics by Kurt Weill. Book by Alfred Uhry. Suggested by the letters of Kurt Weill and Lotte Lenya. Featuring songs with lyrics by Maxwell Anderson, Bertolt Brecht, Howard Dietz, Roger Fernay, Ira ... See more »

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Personal Quote:

Middle age is when you've met so many people that every new person you meet reminds you of someone else. See more »

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American poet famous for light verse. See more »

Star Sign:

Leo

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