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Erich Segal (1937–2010)

Erich Segal was born on June 16, 1937 in Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA as Erich Wolf Segal. He is known for his work on Love Story (1970), A Change of Seasons (1980) and Yellow Submarine (1968). He was married to Karen Marianne James. He died on January 17, 2010 in London, England. See full bio »

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(age 72) in London, England, UK

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Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 2 wins & 2 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Love Story Writer
(1970)
(1980)
(1968)
The Games Writer
(1970)

Filmography

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 2016 Love Story: Musical (Video)
 2008/IV Love (adaptation)
 1998 Only Love (TV Movie) (book)
 1983 Man, Woman and Child (novel) / (screenplay)
 1980 A Change of Seasons (screenplay) / (story)
 1978 Oliver's Story (novel) / (screenplay)
 1970 Love Story (written by)
 1970 R.P.M.
 1970 The Games (screenplay)
 1968 Yellow Submarine (screenplay)
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Other Works:

Mitch Leigh and his play, "Odyssey," was performed in a world premiere at the Hanna Theatre in Cleveland, Ohio with Yul Brynner in the cast.

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Also attended Harvard University before teaching there. The main character in his screenplay for Love Story (1970) was loosely based on his two (subsequently famous) roommates at Harvard: the future Vice-President of the United States of America, Al Gore, and Oscar-winner Tommy Lee Jones. See more »

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