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George Francis Abbott

  • Birth 25 Jun 1887 Forestville, Chautauqua County, New York, USA
  • Death 31 Jan 1995 Miami Beach, Miami-Dade County, Florida, USA
  • Burial Cremated, Ashes given to family or friend
  • Memorial ID 7969880

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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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: José L Bernabé Tronchoni
  • Added: 10 Oct 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7969880
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for George Francis Abbott (25 Jun 1887–31 Jan 1995), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7969880, ; Maintained by Find A Grave Cremated, Ashes given to family or friend.