Jerome Weidman

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Birthday
4, 1913
Birthplace
New York
Death Date
Oct 6, 1998 (85)
Birth Sign
Aries
Birthday
4, 1913
Birthplace
New York
Death Date
Oct 6, 1998 (85)

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About

An American fiction writer and playwright, he is best known for such plays as Fiorello! and I Can Get It for You Wholesale. His novels include The Price is Right, The Hand of the Hunter, and The Third Angel.

Before Fame

He attended both the City College of New York and the New York University Law School.

Trivia

His musical play, Fioerello!, won the Pulitzer Prize for Drama.

Family Life

He married Peggy Wright in 1942; together, they had two sons.

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I Can Get It for You Wholesale was Barbra Streisand's Broadway debut.

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