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Sidney Howard (I) (1891–1939)

Sidney Howard was born on June 26, 1891 in Oakland, California, USA. He was a writer, known for Gone with the Wind (1939), Dodsworth (1936) and Arrowsmith (1931). He was previously married to Leopoldine Blaine Damrosch and Clare Eames. He died on August 23, 1939 in Tyringham, Massachusetts, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

(1939)
Dodsworth Writer
(1936)
Arrowsmith Writer
(1931)
Raffles Writer
(1930)

Filmography

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 1980 Great Performances (TV Series) (play "They Knew What They Wanted" - 1 episode)
- The Most Happy Fella (1980) ... (play "They Knew What They Wanted")
 1980 Estudio 1 (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- El difunto Christopher Bean (1980) ... (play)
 1963 Grande Teatro Tupi (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- Almas em Desespero (1963) ... (play)
 1960 A Breath of Scandal (English translation of "Olympia")
 1957 Die Silberschnur (TV Movie) (play)
  ITV Play of the Week (TV Series) (1 episode, 1956) (play - 1 episode, 1956)
- The Silver Cord (1956)
- Yellow Jack (1956) ... (play)
 1955-1956 Producers' Showcase (TV Series) (play - 2 episodes)
- Dodsworth (1956) ... (play)
- Yellow Jack (1955) ... (play)
 1955 The 20th Century-Fox Hour (TV Series) (play "The Late Christopher Bean" - 1 episode)
- Christopher Bean (1955) ... (play "The Late Christopher Bean")
 1955 Der selige Christopher Bohn (TV Movie) (adaptation)
  Celanese Theatre (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode, 1952) (play - 1 episode, 1952)
- Yellow Jack (1952) ... (writer)
- They Knew What They Wanted (1952) ... (play)
 1950-1951 Pulitzer Prize Playhouse (TV Series) (play - 3 episodes)
- The Silver Cord (1951) ... (play)
- Ned McCobb's Daughter (1951) ... (play)
- The Late Christopher Bean (1950) ... (play)
 1950 The Prudential Family Playhouse (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Dodsworth (1950) ... (writer)
 1949 The Ford Theatre Hour (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- The Silver Cord (1949) ... (play)
 1949 The Philco Television Playhouse (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- The Late Christopher Bean (1949) ... (play)
 1949 The Silver Cord (TV Movie) (play)
 1948 Kraft Theatre (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- The Silver Cord (1948) ... (play)
 1940 They Knew What They Wanted (from the Pulitzer Prize Play by)
 1940 He Stayed for Breakfast (adaptation)
 1940 Northwest Passage (contributing writer - uncredited)
 1939 Gone with the Wind (screen play by)
 1939 Raffles (screenplay)
 1938 Yellow Jack (from the play by)
 1937 Nothing Sacred (contributing writer - uncredited)
 1937 The Prisoner of Zenda (uncredited)
 1936 Dodsworth (dramatized by) / (screen play by)
 1933 Christopher Bean (play "The Late Christopher Bean")
 1933 The Silver Cord (play)
 1932 The Greeks Had a Word for Them (adaptation)
 1931 Arrowsmith (adapted for the screen by)
 1930 Free Love (play "Half Gods")
 1930 One Heavenly Night (adaptation)
 1930 Raffles (written for the screen by)
 1930 Die Sehnsucht jeder Frau (adaptation and dialogue) / (play)
 1930 A Lady to Love (play "They Knew What They Wanted") / (screenplay)
 1929 Condemned! (written for the screen by)
 1929 Bulldog Drummond (adapted for the talking screen by)
 1928 Ned McCobb's Daughter (play)
 1928 The Secret Hour (play "They Knew What They Wanted")
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Personal Details

Other Works:

His play, "The Late Christopher Bean," was performed at the Ogunquit Playhouse in Ogunquit, Maine with Daisy Atherton in the cast. See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Print Biography | 1 Portrayal | 3 Articles | See more »

Spouse:

Leopoldine Blaine Damrosch  (his death)  (3 children) | See more »

Children:

Jennifer Howard

Relatives:

Tony Goldwyn (grandchild)
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The first person to win an Academy Award posthumously (for Gone with the Wind (1939)). See more »

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