Ayn Rand (1905–1982)


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Ayn Rand was born on February 2, 1905 in St. Petersburg, Russian Empire [now Russia] as Alissa Zinovievna Rosenbaum. She was a writer and actress, known for Love Letters (1945), The Fountainhead and We the Living (1942). She was married to Frank O'Connor. She died on March 6, 1982 in New York City, New York, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

Love Letters Writer
(1945)
We the Living Writer
(1942)

Filmography

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  The Fountainhead (based on the novel by) (announced)
 2021 Red Pawn (TV Mini Series) (6 episodes)
- Episode #1.1 (2021)
 2018 Anthem: The Graphic Novel (TV Series) (written by - 18 episodes)
- Episode #1.18 ... (written by)
- Episode #1.17 ... (written by)
- Episode #1.16 ... (written by)
- Episode #1.15 ... (written by)
- Episode #1.14 ... (written by)
 2017 A Coisa Mais Simples do Mundo (Short) (short story)
 2015/I Anthem (Short) (novella)
 2011 Atlas Shrugged: Part I (novel)
 2009 Anthem (Short) (novel)
 2004 Ideal (Video) (play)
 1975 Au théâtre ce soir (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- La nuit du 16 janvier (1975) ... (play)
 1960 ITV Play of the Week (TV Series) (by - 1 episode)
- Night of January 16th (1960) ... (by)
  Lux Video Theatre (TV Series) (play - 1 episode, 1956) (previous screenplay - 1 episode, 1955)
- The Night of January Sixteenth (1956) ... (play)
- Love Letters (1955) ... (previous screenplay)
 1952 Broadway Television Theatre (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- The Night of January Sixteenth (1952) ... (play)
 1949 The Fountainhead (novel) / (screenplay)
 1945 Love Letters (screenplay)
 1945 You Came Along (screenplay)
 1942 Addio Kira! (novel "We The Living")
 1942 We the Living (novel) / (novel "We the Living")
 1941 The Night of January 16th (based on the play by)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Novel: "We The Living" See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Biographical Movie | 17 Print Biographies | 1 Portrayal | 1 Interview | 6 Articles | See more »

Official Sites:

Ayn Rand Institute

Height:

5' 2" (1.57 m)

Spouse:

Frank O'Connor  (his death)
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Personal Quote:

So you think money is the root of all evil? Have you ever asked what is the root of all money? See more »

Trivia:

Refused to allow her publisher to edit or prune her manuscripts. See more »

Trademark:

Extremely analytical See more »

Star Sign:

Aquarius

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