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E.L. Doctorow (1931–2015)


E.L. Doctorow was born on January 6, 1931 in New York City, New York, USA as Edgar Lawrence Doctorow. He was a writer and actor, known for Daniel (1983), Billy Bathgate (1991) and Ragtime (1981). He was married to Helen Setzer. He died on July 21, 2015 in Manhattan, New York City. See full bio »

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Known For

Daniel Writer
(1983)
(1991)
Ragtime Writer
(1981)
Jolene Writer
(2008)

Filmography

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 2016 Wakefield (short story)
 2008 Jolene (story "Jolene: A Life")
 1991 Billy Bathgate (book)
 1983 Daniel (novel "The Book of Daniel") / (screenplay)
 1981 Ragtime (based on the novel by)
 1967 Welcome to Hard Times (novel "Welcome to Hard Times")
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Novel: "Billy Bathgate". NOTE: Filmed as Billy Bathgate (1991). See more »

Publicity Listings:

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Official Sites:

Official Site

Alternate Names:

Edgar Lawrence Doctorow
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

Daniel (1983) was one of the great commercial disasters of all time. See more »

Trivia:

Musical play based on his novel "Ragtime" performed at the Piccadilly Theatre, was nominated for a 2004 Laurence Olivier Theatre Award for Best New Musical of 2003. See more »

Star Sign:

Capricorn

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