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Agnes Nixon (1922–2013)


Agnes Nixon was born on December 10, 1922 in Chicago, Illinois, USA as Agnes Eckhardt. She was a writer and actress, known for Another World (1964), Biography (1987) and All My Children (1970). She was married to Robert Henry Nixon. She died on September 28, 2013 in Pennsylvania, USA. See full bio »

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(age 90) in Pennsylvania, USA

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Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 13 wins & 33 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Another World
Another World Writer
(1966-1969)
Biography
Biography Writer
(2003)
All My Children
(1970-2011)
As the World Turns
(1956)

Filmography

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 2013 All My Children (TV Series) (creator)
  One Life to Live (TV Series) (creator - 2,074 episodes, 1968 - 2012) (created by - 4 episodes, 2012) (head writer - 1 episode, 2012)
- Episode dated 13 January 2012 (2012) ... (head writer)
- Episode #1.11104 (2012) ... (creator)
- Episode #1.11103 (2012) ... (creator)
- Episode #1.11102 (2012) ... (creator)
- Episode #1.11101 (2012) ... (creator)
  All My Children (TV Series) (creator - 2,794 episodes, 1970 - 2011) (created by - 5 episodes, 1984 - 2008) (writer - 2 episodes, 1971 - 2000) (co-head writer - 1 episode, 2000) (head writer - 1 episode, 1990)
- Episode #1.10712 (2011) ... (creator)
- Episode #1.10711 (2011) ... (creator)
- Episode #1.10710 (2011) ... (creator)
- Episode #1.10709 (2011) ... (creator)
- Episode #1.10708 (2011) ... (creator)
 2004 Daytime's Greatest Weddings (Video documentary)
 2003 Biography (TV Series documentary) (creator - 1 episode)
- All My Children (2003) ... (creator)
 2003 18th Annual Soap Opera Digest Awards (TV Special) (additional material)
 1995-1997 The City (TV Series) (creator - 10 episodes)
- Episode #1.352 (1997) ... (creator)
- Episode dated 5 September 1996 (1996) ... (creator)
- Episode #1.8 (1995) ... (creator)
- Episode #1.7 (1995) ... (creator)
- Episode #1.6 (1995) ... (creator)
 1994 All About Erica (Video) (characters) / (creator)
 1994 All My Children: Behind the Scenes (Video documentary short) (creator)
 1983 Loving (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- Pilot (1983) ... (story)
 1981 The Manions of America (TV Mini-Series) (story - 3 episodes)
- Part III (1981) ... (story)
- Part II (1981) ... (story)
- Part I (1981) ... (story)
 1973-1976 Search for Tomorrow (TV Series) (creator - 21 episodes)
- Episode dated 9 January 1976 (1976) ... (creator)
- Episode dated 8 January 1976 (1976) ... (creator)
- Episode dated 7 January 1976 (1976) ... (creator)
- Episode dated 6 January 1976 (1976) ... (creator)
- Episode dated 5 January 1976 (1976) ... (creator)
 1966-1969 Another World (TV Series) (300 episodes)
- Episode #1.1162 (1969)
- Episode #1.1161 (1969)
- Episode #1.1152 (1968)
- Episode #1.1101 (1968)
- Episode #1.1100 (1968)
 1956 As the World Turns (TV Series) (1956)
  Robert Montgomery Presents (TV Series) (2 episodes, 1954 - 1955) (adaptation - 4 episodes, 1951 - 1954) (adapted for television by - 1 episode, 1953)
- The People You Meet (1954) ... (as Agnes Eckhardt)
- In His Hands (1954) ... (adaptation - as Agnes Eckhardt)
- Richard Said No (1954) ... (adaptation - as Agnes Eckhardt)
- Really the Blues (1953) ... (adapted for television by - as Agnes Eckhardt)
 1952 Guiding Light (TV Series) (head writer - 1958-1965)
 1950 Somerset Maugham TV Theatre (TV Series)
 1950 Armstrong Circle Theatre (TV Series)
 1950 Cameo Theatre (TV Series)
 1948 Studio One in Hollywood (TV Series) (1951)
 1948 The Philco-Goodyear Television Playhouse (TV Series) (writer)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Wrote the article "In Daytime TV, the Golden Age is Now" for Afternoon TV magazine. See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Print Biography | 2 Articles | See more »

Alternate Names:

Agnes Eckhardt | Agnes Eckhardt Nixon
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

Once we were plotting an episode, and I looked down and saw that it was the 6,000th episode of 'All My Children.' So I said to the group, 'Hey, let's knock off and I'll take you to lunch.' When I had come back, for the first time in my life, I had forgotten that I was to have a telephone interview. So I called the reporter...and apologized profusely and explained that we discovered it was our ... See more »

Trivia:

During the 1960s she simultaneously wrote both Guiding Light (1952) & Another World (1964). This led to a few minor problems such as in the 445th episode of Another World (1964) she wrote in the script that the scene takes place "in the coffee shop of Cedar's Hospital" - Cedar's Hospital is the fictional hospital on Guiding Light (1952). See more »

Nickname:

Aggie See more »

Star Sign:

Sagittarius

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