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Ferenc Molnar
Original name: Ferenc Neuman
Birth: Jan. 12, 1878
Budapest
Budapest Capital District, Hungary
Death: Apr. 1, 1952
New York
New York County (Manhattan)
New York, USA

Novelist and Journalist. He was born in Budapest, Hungary, into a Jewish family. Molnar started his career as a journalist during his law study in Budapest and Geneva. He changed his German name to be known as a Hungarian writer. At 22, he published his first novel "The Hungry City." His famous novel "The Paul Street boys" were published in 1907. During World War I he served as war correspondent and his reports were published in 1916 under the title "The Diary of a War Correspondent." In 1936 Molnar moved to United States where he had a number of plays published and produced. He did not speak much English. In Hungary his plays were not performed during the Communist period. Some of his plays are "The Swan," "Olimpia," "The Good Fairy," "The Play's the Thing," "Rough Crossing." He was married three times. (bio by: Jelena) 
 
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  Lili Darvas Molnar (1902 - 1974)*
 
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Burial:
Linden Hill United Methodist Cemetery
Ridgewood
Queens County
New York, USA
 
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Record added: Jan 01, 2001
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RIP
- Zoltán
 Added: Aug. 8, 2016
Happy Birthday, Rest in Peace
- Ann Joscher
 Added: Jan. 12, 2013
My world defies boundaries when it comes to literature. Thank you for your writings.
- Joseph Wilby
 Added: Aug. 26, 2012
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