Alan Lemay

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Birthday
3, 1899
Birthplace
Indiana
Death Date
Apr 27, 1964 (64)
Birth Sign
Gemini
Birthday
3, 1899
Birthplace
Indiana
Death Date
Apr 27, 1964 (64)

About

Screenwriter and author, most recognized for his films in the western genre including The Unforgiven and The Searchers.

Before Fame

He studied Philosophy at the University of Chicago, graduating in 1922.

Trivia

Painted Ponies, his first novel, was about the friction between the Cheyenne and the US horse soldiers. It was published in 1927.

Family Life

His father John once worked as a teacher in the public school system.

Associated With

His 1960 film, The Unforgiven, starred infamous actress Audrey Hepburn.