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Isaac Bashevis Singer (1904–1991)

Isaac Bashevis Singer was born on July 14, 1904 in Leoncin, Poland, Russian Empire [now Leoncin, Mazowieckie, Poland] as Icek Hersz Zynger. He was a writer, known for Yentl (1983), Enemies: A Love Story (1989) and Aaron's Magic Village (1995). He was married to Alma Wassermann and Runia Pontsch. He died on July 24, 1991 in Surfside, Florida, USA. See full bio »

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(age 87) in Surfside, Florida, USA

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 2007 Love Comes Lately (short stories)
 2004 Smesne i druge price (TV Mini-Series) (novel - 1 episode)
- Golubovi (2004) ... (novel)
 2001 Old Love (Short) (short stories)
 1996 How Do You Spell God? (TV Movie)
 1995 Aaron's Magic Village (stories "Zlateh the Goat", "The Fools of Chelm and the Stupidest Carp", "When Shlemiel Went to Warsaw" and "The "Lantuch")
 1989 Enemies: A Love Story (novel)
 1984 American Playhouse (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- The Cafeteria (1984) ... (story)
 1983 Yentl (story "Yentl, the Yeshiva Boy")
 1979 The Magician of Lublin (novel)
 1973-1974 BBC2 Playhouse (TV Series) (original author - 2 episodes)
- The Cafeteria (1974) ... (original author)
- The Joke (1973) ... (original author)
 1973 Zlateh the Goat (Short) (short story)
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 1986 Oltre New York (TV Movie)
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 1974 2nd House (TV Series)
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- Episode dated 19 October 1974 (1974) ... Himself
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 2016 Bashevis: A Love Story (Documentary) (post-production)
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Novel: "The Manor," 1979. See more »
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Received Nobel Prize for Literature in 1978. See more »

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Cancer

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