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Gertrude Stein (1874–1946)

Gertrude Stein was the fifth child in the Daniel and Amelia Stein family. She grew up in a trilingual environment, spending her childhood in Vienna and Paris, then living in California. She graduated from Radcliffe College and went to the Medical School at Johns Hopkins University for 2 years. She continued her medical studies in Europe, but ... See full bio »

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 2011 Tender Buttons (Short) (writer)
 2005 Hubby/Wifey (Short)
 1988 Quest for Love (novel "Q.E.D.")
 1988 Three Plays by Gertrude Stein (TV Short) (play)
 1986 O Cinema Falado (excerpt)
 1970 Actor's Choice (TV Series) (various writings - 1 episode)
- When This You See Remember Me (1970) ... (various writings)
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 1996 Paris Was a Woman (Documentary)
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 1954 The Unconquered (Documentary)
Herself (in Louis Braille procession) (uncredited)

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Publication of her first novel, "Three Lives," by The Grafton Press, New York City, New York. Stein had been turned down by several publishers, and arranged with Grafton to publish the book at her own expense, at the then astronomical cost of $660 for the first 500 copies. See more »

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2 Print Biographies | 1 Portrayal | See more »

Height:

5' 1" (1.55 m)
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Personal Quote:

Money is always there but the pockets change; it is not in the same pockets after a change, and that is all there is to say about money. See more »

Trivia:

She sarcastically advocated awarding the Nobel Peace Prize to 'Adolf Hitler': "...because he is removing all the elements of contest and of struggle from Germany. By driving out the Jews and the democratic and Left element, he is driving out everything that conduces to activity. That means peace..." (New York Times Magazine, May 6, 1934). See more »

Nickname:

The Mother Goose of Montparnasse

Star Sign:

Aquarius

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