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George Francis Abbott
Birth: Jun. 25, 1887
Forestville
Chautauqua County
New York, USA
Death: Jan. 31, 1995
Miami Beach
Miami-Dade County
Florida, USA

Playwright, Theatrical Director. He became one of the most prominent American theatrical writers with works that include the plays "On Your Toes," "Beat The Band," "The Boys From Syracuse," "Pal Joey," "On The Town," "A Funny Thing is Happened in the Way to the Forum," "Three Men on a Horse," and the adaption of "All Quiet on the Western Front." He won five Tony Awards and the Pulitzer Prize for "Fiorello!" (bio by: José L Bernabé Tronchoni) 
 
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 Parents:
  George Burwell Abbott (1858 - 1942)
  Hannah May McLaury Abbott (1869 - 1940)
 
Burial:
Cremated, Ashes given to family or friend.
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: José L Bernabé Tronchoni
Record added: Oct 10, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7969880
George Francis Abbott
Added by: Ron Moody
 
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Happy Birthday George !!!!
- Concepcion Bouza
 Added: Jun. 25, 2015
Happy Birthday
- Cindy
 Added: Jun. 25, 2015
On your 128th birthday
- Nancy Forrest
 Added: Jun. 22, 2015
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