George Middleton

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Birthday
27, 1880
Birthplace
Paterson, NJ
Death Date
Dec 23, 1967 (87)
Birth Sign
Scorpio
Birthday
27, 1880
Birthplace
Paterson, NJ
Death Date
Dec 23, 1967 (87)

About

American dramatist remembered for such plays as Adam and Eva and The Failures. He also wrote an acclaimed 1947 memoir These Things are Mine.

Before Fame

Over the course of his theatrical career, he worked as a producer and director as well as a playwright.

Trivia

As president of the Dramatists Guild of America, he drafted what became the standard agreement regarding stage royalties.

Family Life

He wed women's suffragist Flora Dodge La Follette in 1911.

Associated With

He was a contemporary of fellow playwright John Drinkwater.