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H.L. Mencken (1880–1956)

H.L. Mencken was born on September 12, 1880 in Baltimore, Maryland, USA as Henry Louis Mencken. He was a writer and actor, known for Good Night Valentino (2003), Mitzi & Mencken (2008) and Camille (1926). He was married to Sara Powell Haardt. He died on January 29, 1956 in Baltimore. See full bio »

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Filmography

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 2008 Mitzi & Mencken (Video documentary short)
 2003 Good Night Valentino (Short) (article: "Valentino")
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 1926/II Camille (Short)
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 2007 The American Experience (TV Series documentary)
Himself
- Sister Aimee (2007) ... Himself
 1961 The Twentieth Century (TV Series documentary)
Himself
- New York in the Twenties (1961) ... Himself
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Book: "The Philosophy of Friedrich Nietzsche." Boston: Luce and Company. See more »

Publicity Listings:

40 Print Biographies | 5 Portrayals | 9 Articles | See more »
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

Marriage is a wonderful institution, but who would want to live in an institution? See more »

Trivia:

Mencken was an outspoken defender of freedom of conscience and civil rights, and an opponent of persecution, injustice, puritanism, and self-righteousness. See more »

Nickname:

Harry See more »

Star Sign:

Virgo

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