Ernest Lehman

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Birthday
8, 1915
Birthplace
New York
Death Date
Jul 2, 2005 (89)
Birth Sign
Sagittarius
Birthday
8, 1915
Birthplace
New York
Death Date
Jul 2, 2005 (89)

About

Six-time Academy Award nominated screenwriter who was also the first screenwriter to receive an honorary Academy Award for his contributions to film.

Before Fame

He attended the City College of New York, not being able to afford much else, as his family was greatly affected by the Depression.

Trivia

He wrote the incredibly significant script for Alfred Hitchcock's film, North by Northwest.

Family Life

He married his second wife, Laurie Sherman, in 1997.

Associated With

He wrote the screenplay for North by Northwest, arguably one of the most important films from director Alfred Hitchcock.

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