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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)
Andrew Volstead
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 2007 American Experience (TV Series documentary)
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- 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:

Four volumes. "Prejudices," Series 1 through 4. New York: Knopf. 1924-1926. See more »

Publicity Listings:

40 Print Biographies | 5 Portrayals | 9 Articles | See more »
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Personal Quote:

Something somehow discreditable to someone. [on Truth] See more »

Trivia:

He was a mentor to Alistair Cooke and William Raymond Manchester. See more »

Nickname:

The Sage of Baltimore See more »

Star Sign:

Virgo

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