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Ogden Nash (1902–1971)

Ogden Nash was born on August 19, 1902 in Rye, New York, USA as Frederic Ogden Nash. He was a writer, known for One Touch of Venus (1948), The Firefly (1937) and The Shining Hour (1938). He was married to Frances Rider Leonard. He died on May 19, 1971 in Baltimore, Maryland, USA. See full bio »

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(age 68) in Baltimore, Maryland, USA

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Known For

(1948)
The Firefly Writer
(1937)
(1938)
(1941)

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 2013 PogieJoe (TV Series) (poem - 1 episode)
 1984 Carnival of the Animals (TV Short) (poems)
 1976 Carnival of the Animals (TV Short) (poems)
 1974 Pisem, pisem stihove... (TV Short)
 1972 But Seriously, It's Sheila Hancock (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Art for Whose Sake? (1972) ... (written by)
 1970 Poezija Ogdena Nesa (TV Short)
 1965 The Tale of Custard the Dragon (Short) (poem)
 1956 Omnibus (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Best Year in the History of the Whole World (1956) ... (writer - segment "The Twelve Days of Christmas")
 1955 One Touch of Venus (TV Movie) (book)
 1948 One Touch of Venus (book)
 1941 The Feminine Touch (original screenplay)
 1939 The Wizard of Oz (contributing writer - uncredited)
 1938 The Shining Hour (screen play)
 1938 Hold That Kiss (uncredited)
 1937 The Firefly (adaptation)
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Other Works:

Stage: Co-wrote lyrics for songs for "Lovemusik", produced on Broadway. Musical/drama. Featuring songs with lyrics by Elmer Rice. Music / lyrics by Kurt Weill. Book by Alfred Uhry. Suggested by the letters of Kurt Weill and Lotte Lenya. Featuring songs with lyrics by Maxwell Anderson, Bertolt Brecht, Howard Dietz, Roger Fernay, Ira ... See more »

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1 Print Biography | 1 Portrayal | See more »
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I am a conscientious man, when I throw rocks at seabirds I leave no tern unstoned. See more »

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Star Sign:

Leo

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