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Anthony Burgess (I) (1917–1993)

Anthony Burgess was born on February 25, 1917 in Manchester, England, UK. He was a writer, known for A Clockwork Orange (1971), Vinyl (1965) and Quest for Fire (1981). He was previously married to Liana Burgess and Llewela Isherwood Jones. He died on November 22, 1993 in London, England, UK. See full bio »

Died:

(age 76) in London, England, UK

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Known For

(1971)
Vinyl Writer
(1965)
Quest for Fire Additional Crew
(1981)
(1977)

Filmography

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 1979-1980 Sherlock Holmes and Doctor Watson (TV Series) (script consultant - 24 episodes)
- The Case of the Travelling Killer (1980) ... (script consultant)
- The Case of the Three Uncles (1980) ... (script consultant)
- The Case of the Sitting Target (1980) ... (script consultant)
- The Case of the Shrunken Heads (1980) ... (script consultant)
- The Case of the Other Ghost (1980) ... (script consultant)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

(1971 season) He was adapter, composer and translator for Edmond Rostand's play, "Cyrano De Bergerac," at the Tyrone Guthrie Theater at 725, Vineland Place in Minneapolis, Minnesota with Ron Glass, David Feldshuh (Valvert), Peter Michael Goetz, Paul Hecht (Cyrano), Jon Cranney, Len Cariou and Christopher Plummer in the cast. ... See more »

Publicity Listings:

2 Print Biographies | 2 Interviews | 6 Articles | See more »

Official Sites:

Official Site

Spouse:

Liana Burgess  (his death)  (1 child) | See more »
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

[on writing five novels in the space of a year after he was told he had an inoperable brain tumor] It can be done. If you write 2000 words before breakfast, you have the rest of the day to yourself. See more »

Trivia:

Son of Joseph Wilson and Elizabeth Burgess. See more »

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